Deyan Sudjic, of London’s Design Museum, has helped shape the culture of modern museums. He looks back on his storied career and talks about the changing role of museums, audience participation and Chinese design.
British designer Thomas Heatherwick is behind Shanghai’s 1000 Trees development and is one of the few recognisable Western designers in Asia. He talks about connecting to the human scale and ‘reassuring people’ in large spaces.
From Beijing’s Wangjing Soho to Macau’s Morpheus Hotel, Kris Provoost’s new book includes more than 100 photos of iconic buildings from cities around China and essays on the quality of modern architecture in the country.