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  1. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Architect Ken Shuttleworth was born to design beautiful buildings

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by ADELE BRUNNER

    ... Adele Brunner property.post@scmp.com Ken Shuttleworth's architecture shows how style can be designed into buildings that minimise impact on the environment Foster protégé cements green-building credentials If a Mr Keith Doney had had his way, the architectural world would have missed out on one of its most talented names. Although Ken Shuttleworth, 61, wanted to be an architect ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Artist Wilson Shieh brushes up on political activism

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by Enid Tsui

    ... with well-known symbols of Hong Kong's culture and identity, which he is determined to preserve. Five Tallest Buildings in Hong Kong is not among his most provocative works. But the 2011 painting ... as well as the unrelenting progress of capitalist development. The Center, Central Plaza, the IFC, the ICC and the Bank of China Building are worn by women in a beauty pageant line-up. Shieh says ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Less is more

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Vivien Jones

    ... the enormous sliding glass doors to the kitchen, which had to be winched up the side of the building because they wouldn't fit in the service lift. Music is important to the couple, so Lam and his ... Fortune Building, 150 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, tel: 2802 9998). The shelving in the dining room was designed by Bugs. Bedroom A hotel-style sanctuary, the couple’s bedroom is as minimal ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Visitor photos put different spin on exhibition in Beijing

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... pornography for example, and I'm happy with that arrangement," Schmid says. "My job here is not to criticise. It is to build a bridge of cultural understanding. This type of dialogue is very important. Sometimes art can achieve more than politics." thereview@scmp.com Today Art Museum, Building 1, Pingod Community, No32 Baiziwan Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Asian universities are set to improve in world rankings, says expert

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:13am by Liz Heron

    ... is at the leading edge of two major global trends in higher education: rapid expansion of tertiary participation; and greater investment in building national capacity in science and technology, says ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Young gun's path to becoming a web coding pro begins with play time

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:09am by CHRIS LAU

    ... enjoyable aspects was building a personalised player profile. Every player wanted to make theirs the coolest résumé and Ryan was no different. He knew nothing about coding at the time but had to learn if he wanted to build the profile he dreamed of. "It was pretty cool to type stuff into the computer and have it displaying on the screen. So I looked more and more into web ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Scientists including in China study thorium-fuelled nuclear power

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:10am by Martin Williams

    ... the dangerous and easily detectable U-232 uranium isotope, several projects are under way around the world, involving both theoretical and practical work. India is aiming to build thorium-based ... collaborating" on the project, and we can only guess at the frustration some of its scientists may feel given previous work was abandoned by a government blinded by desire to build bombs. I've seen ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Multimedia man Peter Suart bound for HK Book Fair

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by Richard Lord

    ... sure what of. Then one day when I was on the Thames it came to me: the building blocks I played with as a child. I was so thrilled to dig out this memory. I'm going to look at those ...

  9. Lifestyle

    Beijing's Dashilar neighbourhood gets a sensitive makeover

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:09am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... already begun acquiring buildings around the area when a group of architects decided to pre-empt demolitions by persuading the developer to revitalise the properties. "They'd been ... you can't renovate a building or help a community in just one week," says curator Beatrice Leanza. Along with ephemeral installations and one-off interventions, last year's ...

  10. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    House that Dee built is home sweet, tiny home

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:31am by James King

    ... Williams could send out any dinner invitations came the job of turning her vision into reality by building it. As she recalls in The Big Tiny: "Now I had my trailer on order I needed to flesh ... actually liked it. And I picked up other skills later, building houses while doing volunteer work in Mexico and the US." The result was her diminutive home for the past decade, "a sturdy, ...




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