Mei Tung Estate – Photograph by Can Pac Swire via Creative Commons
Hong Kong’s shortage of affordable housing is becoming anView full post »
A local looks up at the new African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The complex was funded entirely by Chinese money. PhotoView full post »
The 7.0-earthquake in Ya’an, Sichuan Province this past April once again brought up the topic of construction quality in China.View full post »
Zaha Hadid’s Wangjing SOHO design (left). Chongqing Meiquan 22nd Century design (right). Image from AFP.
Earlier this year, theView full post »
The widespread pirating of architectural motifs in China’s developing urban landscape is a well-documented phenomenon. From AlpineView full post »
Blue Dot = Current Western Extent of MTR Hong Kong Island Line (Sheung Wan) Red Dot = Terminus of Island Line Western Extension ToView full post »
New development outside Jiangyou, Sichuan Province
The following post is an adaptation of a comment I made on my good friend andView full post »
A few months ago I read a piece from Bloomberg discussing Frank Gehry’s decision to ‘turn to Asia for architecture projects asView full post »
As someone who works in the building industry in China, I am often asked why the quality of construction of most new buildings is so poor.View full post »
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