Chengdu, formerly the capital city of Sichuan Province is also known as the ‘land of fish and rice’ and ‘land of abundance’. In 1995 under the policy of ‘the construction of socialist Xinmin Town’, the Chenghua district of Chengdu City became one of the first examples of planned urbanisation in the country. A large number […]Read more "Townscape Desgin Code"
Over time Tsinghua University has, inevitably, been losing its former quiet grace so in the autumn of 2004 it was decided to build a new residence to the north of Fifth Ring Road and decrease the pressure on the existing facility. Three design studios, only, were invited to submit proposals. Consulting was undertaken over 45 […]Read more "Tsinghuan Residence"
Xizhimen has been the northern gate of the capital, Beijing, since ancient times. The gate marked the entrance of drinking water for the Emperor, coming from the Jade Spring Hills to the west of Beijing. The ancient original gate was demolished in 1969. In 2004, with every key site in Beijing having almost incalculable value […]Read more "SPIRAL"
Yangshuo County has a history going back 1,400 years and is located in the south-east of Guilin city near the West Bank of the Lijiang River. ‘Guilin scenery is the finest under heaven, and Yangshuo is the closest place to Guilin’ is an ancient folk saying summarising the unparalleled natural scenery of Yangshuo. Along with […]Read more "YANGSHUO VISITOR CENTRE"