Testimonials

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Congratulations! The magazine looks really interesting and it’s great that we now have an English magazine focusing on Chinese architecture, which is very helpful to let the world understand architecture in China“,
Ying Ying Tian, Associate, John Thompson & Partners, London

Launch is really great. First rate“,
Michael Owens, director of Smart Urbanism, London

Wow! Congratulations!“,
Philippe Legrain, Economic Adviser to European Commission President José Manuel Barroso, Brussels

Sounds like a great initiative“,
Daniel Ben-Ami, author/journalist, London

Amazing!“,
Li Bingqian
, Associate Professor at Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University

Read this magazine, it is a valuable resource for those interested in the architecture of China. The projects are sourced by the students of XJTLU under the direction of Austin. The editorial is exceptional and the features accessible and well written . A remarkable production by young students, at the beginning their education in architecture“,
Professor Alan Dunlop, architect and Visiting Professor at Robert Gordon University

It says what needs saying. Which is good“,
Simon Allford, AHMM, London

Congratulations on the magazine. Really great“,
Alan Hudson, Director, Programmes in Leadership and Public Policy, Oxford University

Its all great stuff… I hope its making its deserved impact“,
Martyn Perks, design and IT consultant, London

Looks great“,
Will Alsop, architect

An ambitious and valuable project“,
James Dunnett, James Dunnett Architects, London

Excellent new architecture magazine from XJTLU, Suzhou“,
Alastair Donald, British Pavilion Project Director for Venice Architecture Biennale 2014

It looks like an interesting initiative“,
Oliver Wainwright, Architecture and design critic, The Guardian, UK

My Congratulations. It is a wonderful news… I told you (the conference) was only the beginning“,
Francesca Serri, artist and architect, Florence, Italy

Nicely balanced“,
Matthew Priestman, Priestman Architects, Chongqing, China

Interesting, indeed. I like the idea“,
Eamonn Butler, Director, Adam Smith Institute, UK

Excellent“,
Terence Bendixson, Living Streets, UK

The site looks great“,
Dr Matthew Barac, Senior Lecturer, History & Theory of Architecture, London South Bank University

Really interesting articles“,
Richard Swan, teacher, London

These are good articles – I’ll be sure to circulate it“,
Robert Adam, author, ‘The Globalisation of Modern Architecture’

Excellent! The articles are very interesting with wonderful photos: a real bridge between West and East!“,
Elisabetta Gasparoni, PhD student, UK

Enjoying reading it“,
Patrick Myles, graphic design correspondent for Blueprint, Blueprint magazine

Congrats on your fabulous magazine“,
Angela Brady, RIBA president

Congratulations to the team on launch of MPTF masterplanningthefuture.org. I hope it becomes a force for China’s voice and talent“,
Nick Pocock, The Architectural Review

The new MPTF website looks great!“,
John Burns, architect, UK

Looks great, good luck with it“,
Karl Sharro, Senior Associate Partner, PLP Architecture

This is very exciting stuff.. Sounds too good to be true“,
Laura Iloniemi, Architectural Press and Biennale Books

Looks brilliant. Well done“,
Niall Crowley, web designer, UK

Good work! I like the fascinating new reading materials!
Ganna Andrianova, lecturer in architecture, XJTLU, PR China

Magazine looks really great!
Sheri Besford, marketing manager, BDP, London