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Discovering Wang Shu

Discovering Wang Shu by Zheng Xuhui I discovered Wang Shu1 while I was looking for a graduation thesis topic in 2007. During that time, my thesis advisor at NUS (National University of Singapore) was Professor Bobby Wong Chong Thai, who specialised in architectural theory and criticism. From the start, I knew that I wanted to …

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Magical Worlds: Stage Design in China

Magical Worlds: Stage Design in China by Zheng Xuhui THOUGHTS ON THE CCTV 2012 SPRING FESTIVAL GALA STAGE DESIGN Like the hundreds of millions of people in China on the eve of Chinese New Year, I watched the annual Spring Festival Gala Celebrations on television with my family from 8pm to midnight. The program was …

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Lego & Architecture: Child’s Play No More

LEGO Architect’s Series: Falling Water by Frank Lloyd Wright Source: http://architecture.lego.com/ Lego & Architecture: Child’s Play No More by Vera Tan This article came about when I saw a Lego set while shopping. Not just the regular Lego but…Falling Water! Making an online search on the product, the Architect’s Series was first launched in May …