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Wang Shu – Architecture is a Job for God

“Architecture is not just an object that you place in the environment,” Wang Shu explains in this interview with Louisiana Channel
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Welcome to Yiwu: China’s testing ground for a multicultural city

Unlike Guangzhou’s African community – who have faced prejudice and hostility – Yiwu’s foreign residents enjoy an ‘unusual freedom of worship’
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Put us on the map, please: China’s smaller cities go wild for starchitecture

From mountain-shaped apartment blocks to the centre of braised chicken reinventing itself as ‘Solar Valley’, China’s second (and third) tier cities are hiring big-name architects to get them noticed
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Zaha Hadid’s Wangjing Soho wins Zhan Tianyou Award for engineering

Wangjing Soho has received the Zhan Tianyou Award for engineering.
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