September 29, 2013
Vorarlberg, the most Western province of Austria, is quite famous for its architecture, especially for its alliance between tradition and innovation, between timber constructions and contemporary design. This spring they have started another astonishing initiative: people on the countryside waiting … Continue reading
August 1, 2013
In a recent post I adressed China´s frency buildings of new museums: Boooom! Museums Art Radar Asia featured an extensive interview on this topic: 43,000 more museums? Gao Peng on China’s museum challenge – interview.
October 2, 2012
… Wang Shu. In 2012 the Hangzhou-based architect Wang Shu has been awarded the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize – sometimes also called the Nobel Prize for Architecture – as first Chinese citizen ever. Together with his wife and business partner … Continue reading