2A2 Studio Traditional Art Workshop |
2A2 Studio Traditional Art Workshop - Program A will take you into a special experience, about Chinese ancient architecture model making. You will get in touch with the Chinese ancient architectural art, also and with the inheritance of Chinese traditional culture and handcraft.
Lesson by: Master Xie ChangQing
Course Duration: One year
Class Time: Half hour class, twice a week
Course: Using tools skillfully, Introduction of Chinese ancient architecture, Introduction of DouGong, Introduction of DouGong for Ming & Qing Dynasties
We plan to enroll three students for Program A, if you’re interested please register on B Platform by the end of December 16th (Monday).
Chinese Ancient Architecture Model Making |
Ancient architecture model
The ancient architectural master Xie ChangQing was born in an architectural family. His great-grandfather Xie YongMing was a famous paint artist in Xianghe area. His family are engaged in construction or oil painting. Xie ChangQing has developed a keen interest in building since childhood and can make ancien
It is an activity with an aim to record the contribution of architects. Photos taken will be put into a book or used as promotion.
Exchange activity in Beijing attended by Michael Graves |
BIAD held an exchange visit for Michael Graves coming to Beijing. It was
held in Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall on July 02, 2014 from 6pm to
Various professional architects and leaders attended the visit. Apart
from our famous American architect and architectural educator guest,
BIAD chairman Mr. Zhu and other leaders, representatives from Wenzhou-Kean University lead by Mr. Yu, Beijing
architects were also our honorable guests. The activity was conducted in
a relaxed but elegant atmosphere. Mr. Graves introduced his design of
Wenzhou-Kean University in his speech, while guests ask him questions in
turn and there was also performance of Chinese traditional arts.
Before the activity started, Mr. Graves and other guests visited the
Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall to know more about Beijing's
development history and planning. The activity is a very successful one
with 180 guests. This activity not only allowed mutual understanding,
but also created a communication platform for young Chinese architects and foreign famous architect.
From Technology to Culture: the Architecture of the past 100 years |
Speech by Preston Scott Cohen
On Mar 19, 2015, Mr. Preston Scott Cohen, the Gerald M. McCue Professor of Architecture at Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD), visited us and gave a speech "From Technology to Culture: the Architecture of the past 100 years".