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Professor Wang Yun of Atelier Fronti

Professor Wang Yun of Atelier Fronti

Professor Wang Yun of Atelier Fronti spoke to MPTF’s Su Yating on a recent visit to Beijing.

by × April 8, 2013 ×

Interviews

Alan Stewart, JTP, Shanghai

Alan Stewart, JTP, Shanghai

Interview with Alan Stewart, partner JTP in Shanghai. by Wu Dong and Ma Kaidi

by × March 31, 2013 ×

Articles

Shikumen (Shanghai Gate)

Shikumen (Shanghai Gate)

By Zhang Yihan –  In July 2012, Qinghua University organized a summer school to explore, study, measure and document some original Shikumen settlements in Shanghai. The study was coordinated with the students of Tongji, Dongbei Shifan, Dongnan, Xian and XJTLU.

by × March 31, 2013 ×

Articles

Pan Gu Da Guan: Contentious Chinese architecture

Pan Gu Da Guan: Contentious Chinese architecture

by Wu Dong – Recently, an architectural survey that started on the internet has been receiving increasing attention across China. Beijing citizens were asked to choose the ten worst contemporary buildings in Beijing. Much to my surprise, Pan Gu Da Guan, which I had just visited, appeared on this list.

by × March 23, 2013 ×

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Dashilar’s Careful Gentrification

Dashilar’s Careful Gentrification

by Ma Kaidi – Dazhalan, also known as Dashilan, located outside the Qianmen, is one of the most famous commercial streets in Beijing, and a significant component of the city’s central symmetrical axis.

by × February 24, 2012 ×