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  1. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - ARCHITECTURE

    Fai Au: an architect with concrete ideas

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf life@scmp.com Keeping faith in concrete ideas Fai Au could have worked anywhere. Born in Guangzhou, raised in Hong Kong and educated at Harvard, the 37-year-old ... centre. Au's church is a curved concrete structure that has attracted international attention for its austere but graceful design. Shaped like a series of steps, mirroring the slope ...

  2. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - ARCHITECTURE

    Asia has new appetite for sustainable homes, says Paul McGillick

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:05am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... and Habitus, include Concrete, Metal, Glass (2007) a study of the leading Malaysian commercial architecture practice, Hijjas Kasturi Associates, and 25 Tropical Houses in Singapore and Malaysia (2006). ...

  3. News - China - ARCHITECTURE

    Changsha skyscraper faces brickbats and praise as safety concerns raised

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... was cost. He said large prefab buildings faced resistance because steel was considerably more expensive than concrete and customers were unwilling to pay the high price. Sky City cost about nine ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARCHITECTURE

    Architect Bing Thom realises homecoming dream with cultural contract

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Kylie Knott

    ... for his innovative designs in concrete and glass that would influence Thom's work. In 1981, Thom set up his own firm. Now he will return "home" every few weeks until his latest ...



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