Tag: China

The museum and a cultural park have been built in the Binhai New Area on land reclaimed from Bohai Bay over the past decade.
Projects | Cameron Bruhn | 23 Mar 2020

Shells, sails and upturned hulls: National Maritime Museum of China

China’s first comprehensive maritime museum at once reflects contemporary globalism, the marine history of the local area and a profoundly Australian style of architecture rooted in landscape metaphors.

Dahua 1935 by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 8 Mar 2018

Rags to revelry: Woods Bagot to lead rebirth of former Chinese textile mill

Woods Bagot has been appointed to transform an 82-year-old former textile mill in the China into a retail and entertainment centre.

Hong Kong buildings.
Review | Philip Vivian | 28 Nov 2016

Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

The 2016 Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat conference spanned three cities of China’s Pearl River Delta, a vast urban region faced with the challenges of bringing amenity and sustainability to dense, polycentric urban areas.

Galaxy Soho by Zaha Hadid Architects, a complex in Beijing that was completed in 2012 and attracted some criticism from local cultural heritage protection groups.
News | Sian Johnson | 25 Feb 2016

China looks to ban bizarre architecture

The Chinese government has released a guideline proscribing odd-shaped buildings described as “xenocentric” and “weird.”

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