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  1. Architectural firm builds on network

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... Aedas chairman Keith Griffiths believes he has created the ideal company where staff are more involved, writes John Cremer When Keith Griffiths drew up the plans for architectural services firm Aedas in the late 1990s, both motive and motif were clear. His aim was to 'design the ideal company', a true meritocracy where motivated staff could develop skills in a secure ...

  2. In the next issue of STYLE...

    Posted Oct 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zaha Hadid, the first woman to win the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize, talks about her radical creative vision and her upcoming projects in Asia. We also check out some of the coolest office spaces in the world, bring you the newest must-have accessories to decorate your home and report on the latest news from the world of architecture and design. Out November 2. ...

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    My life: Chiu Kwong-chiu

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... not full time. This gave me the freedom to conduct cultural research. On a trip to Shandong, I examined a lot of old architecture and gained an appreciation of the differences between Chinese and Western architecture. In the West, structure defines space. For example, when I draw an apple, the line shows the apple against the space surrounding it. Chinese architecture, on the other hand, ...

  4. Magazines - Style

    Open for business

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by SS

    ... than urban hotel, the 39-room Siam has Bangkok's ultra-luxe leisure market covered for architecture, design, art, and wellness. Krissada Sukosol Clapp, an avid antiques collector, wanted to use his collection for the project and employed Bill Bensley- one of Architectural Digest's Top 100 architects and also an antique aficionado- to bring it all together. Bensley, who ...

  5. News - World - IRAQ

    Monument to replace statue of Hussein that was torn down

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the metal replicas of his feet- with an architectural ode to the past millennium in Iraq at the square, named after the Arabic word for paradise. "The monument reflects the idea that Iraq ...

  6. Mansion restoration outstrips expectations

    Posted Apr 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... of endeavour enabled local craftsmen to re-master the traditional architectural techniques, many of which were almost dying out in Hong Kong. Fortune has come out of misfortune.' Tang's team ... Traditional materials and techniques were used to preserve as much of the mansion's architectural value as possible, Tang said. 'The large-scale renovation work at the King Yin Lei mansion ...

  7. Money can't buy employee loyalty

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... of professionals by creating a unique and engaging workplace,' said the regional managing principal at Woods Bagot, a multinational studio of architecture, design and consultancy. This engaging ... of continuous career development and advancement. In the dynamic architecture sector, professionals often benchmark their employers against other companies. When a company was able to consistently win ...

  8. A privileged glimpse into Qianlong's private garden

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... paintings, calligraphy, furniture, mural paintings, architectural ornaments and religious art on loan from the Palace Museum. The exhibition- 'A lofty retreat from the red dust: the secret ...

  9. Emperor no garden-variety ruler

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the design and cultural studies workshop who is in charge of the multimedia programmes in the exhibition, has been studying the architectural structure of the garden with his team since 2005. ...

  10. Study points to importance of Central's low-rise areas

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... an architectural study says. The study, conducted by Chinese University, analysed Central's cityscape using aerial photos and identified small districts that were worthy of preservation. 'The two ... of the university's department of architecture, referring to tenement buildings of four-to-six storeys built after the second world war. 'Instead of forcing people to walk inside huge structures, the two ...




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