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  1. HK's Olympic architects think small

    Posted Aug 04th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... of the ingenuity behind the ground-breaking architectural designs. Seven designers drew up the plans and over 30 Lego enthusiasts built the constructions brick-by-brick for more than a month. From ...

  2. Going green on campus

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... to be carbon-neutral,' he said. Martin Mayfield, director of architecture design consultancy Ove Arup & Partners, said retrofitting existing campuses in Hong Kong with green equipment would be difficult ...

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    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... clients are private collectors, movie industry art directors, interior designers and restaurants or shops that want vintage decor. He often makes a small fortune on purchases from undiscriminating ... Dhillon studied fashion design and set up a shop in Tsim Sha Tsui in 1991, selling clothes and antique spectacles. On his frequent overseas sourcing trips, he visited flea markets in search ...

  4. Take a walk in the past

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... The three-storey, hexagonal-shaped pagoda is the only original ancient pagoda still in existence in Hong Kong. Built more than 600 years ago, the pagoda was designed as a fung shui structure to fend off ... Quaint architectural features like octagonal windows and circular entrances can be seen throughout the two study halls. At the end of the trail is the Ping Shan Tang Clan Gallery which also ...

  5. University plans to get students walking

    Posted Jan 28th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... campus master plan, who has come to Hong Kong to collect opinions from students, staff and alumni about his design. Edward Cullinan Architects and Aedas were chosen from four teams in February last year to design the plan for the 134-hectare Ma Liu Shui campus. The plan, which will guide campus development until 2021, involves a series of moves to transform the remote campus ...

  6. Battle for the heart and soul of CUHK

    Posted Feb 14th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... who co-chairs the campus development steering committee with architecture professor Essy Baniassad, says they face big development challenges. 'Our university enjoys an edge in comparison ... structures without tarnishing the traditional ambience of the university is a serious issue. 'The shapes and designs of buildings are different in different ages. We will set up a register ...

  7. Faith, hope and charity

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... a group of Beijing Forestry University students who are helping to recruit and train dwarves for a shadow play troupe under puppeteer Hai Lu. Wang Xinxing, an art design student at the university, ... of the Mongolian grasslands are becoming deserts,' says Zan Binbin, an architecture student studying biodiversity in the Dalai Lake area with the team. 'The poor state of the grasslands means ...



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