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  1. US architect to add inspiration

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... Martin Donovan Residencies along the upper reaches of Mid-Levels will have a new addition designed by an award-winning firm led by renowned American architect Frank Gehry. Swire Properties has commissioned the architect for its 53 Stubbs Road project, which has sweeping views over Victoria Harbour. Swire Group bought the site in the 1920s and built a home for its group director ...

  2. Battle for Wan Chai Market looms

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Architects say the 67-year-old building should be preserved, not demolished Architects are planning a campaign to save the Wan Chai Market, a piece of rare 1930s architecture, which is to be pulled down by property tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung. The Hong Kong Institute of Architects said it did not want the market replaced with just another commercial and residential ...

  3. Taskforce fights for Wan Chai Market

    Posted Jun 01st 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... escape demolition. The Wan Chai Heritage Taskforce- an alliance of district council members and leading architects- has demanded that the Antiquities Advisory Board take decisive action ... of Architects and the American Institute of Architects (HK chapter). Members include academics from Chinese University's department of architecture, the architectural conservation programme ...

  4. Making light work

    Posted May 13th 2005, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... Glass is being lauded as the medium of the modern architect, despite or because of the exposure it affords, writes David Wilson 'THE HISTORY OF architecture is the history of the struggle for light,' the Swiss architect Le Corbusier once said. Today, the material that best channels light- clear glass- is in vogue. Think Malaysia's Avare condominium, ...

  5. Neo-China falls 43pc as trading resumes

    Posted Jun 26th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... its debts after fast-paced expansion in 2006 and 2007. The architect of the aggressive expansion was former chairman Li Songxiao, a 43-year-old Zhejiang-based developer who founded Beijing ...

  6. Travels with Aedas

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... 'We continue our commitment to mentor, train and develop our family of talented designers,' a joint chair statement reads in the introduction. 'As architects, we are aware of our ... for readers to join Aedas' architects in helping disaster victims rebuild their lives. ...

  7. Bumper art week set to lure collectors from across the region as prized pieces go on sale

    Posted Sep 26th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... designed by renowned Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas. The gallery will host a Picasso exhibition, featuring more than 20 works previously unseen in Hong Kong. ...

  8. Tower project exploits loophole

    Posted Feb 17th 2010, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Yvonne Liu

    ... the nine or at most 10 that architects and planners say would usually be approved for a mixed development in Kowloon. In building it New World was able to take advantage of a loophole that appeared ... with some shops and residences, the maximum plot ratio it could have got would have been 10, or slightly more- not even 10.5,' architect and former Town Planning Board vice-chairman Patrick Lau ...

  9. Renovation turns abattoir into hip entertainment hub 1933 Shanghai

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... At its gory peak, some 1,200 cattle, pigs and sheep would be killed every day at the abattoir, which supplied the city with 130 tonnes of meat daily. Designed by an English architect ...

  10. Ex-Prudential chief to helm AIA ahead of HK offering

    Posted Jul 20th 2010, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... Some analysts have guessed that Tucker, who was the architect of Prudential's successful Asian business before he left last September, will use the funds from AIA's IPO to bid for his ...




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