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Focusing on the New Proposition for the Urban and Country Architecture – “Meta-Field: Cultural Research of the Urban and Country Architectural Design”

Focusing on the New Proposition for the Urban and Country Architecture – “Meta-Field: Cultural Research of the Urban and Country Architectural Design”

The exhibition is hosted by the Central Academy of Fine Arts, organized by the Institute of Architecture and Design at the Central Academy of Fine Arts and the President of Central Academy of Fine Arts Fan Di’an is the academic chair.
“Meta-Field: Cultural Research on the Urban and Country Architectural Design” Opening at CAFA

“Meta-Field: Cultural Research on the Urban and Country Architectural Design” Opening at CAFA

It is the first exhibition for the Institute of Architecture and Design at the Central Academy of Fine Arts, and also part of the warm-up to the academic exchange activities ahead of the 100th Anniversary of the Central Academy of Fine Arts; and it announces that the research of architecture and design in...
Prof. Shang Wei from Columbia University – “Dream of Red Mansions”: Peepshow and Images of Grand View Garden

Prof. Shang Wei from Columbia University – “Dream of Red Mansions”: Peepshow and Images of Grand View Garden

How did the Western visual mirror activate the Chinese Taoism and Buddhism-related discourse right after it entered China in the late Qing Dynasty? And how did it enter the Buddhism and Taoism which led to the discrimination to distinguish...
CAFA Lecture丨Chief Architect of OMA Rem Koolhaas Talked About “Countryside”

CAFA Lecture丨Chief Architect of OMA Rem Koolhaas Talked About “Countryside”

Rem Koolhaas is also interested in the problem that more and more people have moved into urban areas in the past while the countryside is facing a recession. More than half of the world’s population live in cities, and cities were unpredictable in the past, while the future city will be an intelligent city...
Garden and Courtyard are worldwide phenomena of culture: Interview with Mr. Antoine GOURNAY

Garden and Courtyard are worldwide phenomena of culture: Interview with Mr. Antoine GOURNAY

Of course, around the world there are very different ways to design courtyards or gardens, whatever you call these open-air spaces. This is what we tried to show when we organized the session, inviting speakers who would represent various countries and traditions.
CAFA Graduation Season丨Case Observation of Architecture: Lu Zhuojian – Earnestly Thinking and Permanently Working

CAFA Graduation Season丨Case Observation of Architecture: Lu Zhuojian – Earnestly Thinking and Permanently Working

When it came to the plan after graduation, Lu sincerely expressed that, “When I move towards living in society, it is a change between the ideal and the reality. I want to experience the cruel reality.”
CAFA Graduation Season丨Case Observation of Architecture: Ru Yi – Finding a Small World from a Big Architectural World

CAFA Graduation Season丨Case Observation of Architecture: Ru Yi – Finding a Small World from a Big Architectural World

Ru Yi for her graduation design chose the “The Urban Spatial Research Based on the Spatial Syntax” as the theme, which aims at exploring...
Architecture as a “Medium”: the CAFA Young Teacher Han Wenqiang was awarded the "A+ Award"

Architecture as a “Medium”: the CAFA Young Teacher Han Wenqiang was awarded the “A+ Award”

Arch Studio is devoted to using multi-perspective and rational means to intervene in the development of a contemporary urban living environment, finding a right balance between the connections of reality and nature, history and culture...
“Spatial Cognition and Performance: Initial Design 2 Teaching Exhibition” commenced at CAFA

“Spatial Cognition and Performance: Initial Design 2 Teaching Exhibition” commenced at CAFA

The exhibition is around the teaching practice of the basic courses of the School of Architecture, CAFA over the last 10 years has researched the teaching ideas and thoughts...
Goethe-Institut Hong Kong presents the interpretation of German library buildings and urban culture in drawings by Fabio Barilari

Goethe-Institut Hong Kong presents the interpretation of German library buildings and urban culture in drawings by Fabio Barilari

It shows a selection of his works along with additional information, short interviews with the library directors and quotes from talks with...
New British Inventors: Inside Heatherwick Studio to be Presented at Taipei Fine Arts Museum

New British Inventors: Inside Heatherwick Studio to be Presented at Taipei Fine Arts Museum

Curated by Kate Goodwin, Drue Heinz Curator at the Royal Academy of Arts London, the exhibition explores the rigorous process of critical thinking and questioning that goes into their design process with finished projects presented alongside form and material experiments.
Bernard Tschumi's Retrospective Exhibition "Architecture: Concept & Notation" Opening at Power Station of Art

Bernard Tschumi’s Retrospective Exhibition “Architecture: Concept & Notation” Opening at Power Station of Art

The exhibition is an adaptation of the first great European retrospective on this influential theorist and practitioner Bernard Tschumi, which was first shown in 2014 in the Centre Pompidou, Paris.