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Shanghai architecture

Anne Warr

Shanghai architecture

by Anne Warr

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Published by Watermark Press in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- China -- Shanghai.,
  • Buildings -- China -- Shanghai.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnne Warr.
    SeriesWatermark architectural guides
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1547.S5 W37 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18727107M
    ISBN 109780949284761
    LC Control Number2008371588

    wutopia lab designs the 'books above clouds' store in shanghai's tallest building #architecture providing more than just books, the new space intends to become a cultural landmark within the city. Other than the food and the shopping, Shanghai is known for its unique and record-breaking the super-tall skyscrapers of the Lujiazui financial district to the European-designed buildings of the Bund, the Art Deco s sweethearts to a sore-thumb Soviet center, Shanghai’s architectural landmarks are as varied as the city itself.

    a+u Asia Edition Urban Regeneration, Emerging Movement within Shanghai 1 The Outline of Shanghai 10 What Kind of City is Shanghai? 24 Shanghai Aims at “Urban Regeneration” Essay 1: The Urban Regeneration in Shanghai Zheng Shiling Essay 2: Thoughts on the Urban Regeneration Issues and Transformation of Land Use Patterns in Shanghai He Fang Essay 3: A Recipe for Tokyo’s Urban.   image from architects Shanghai ZhangDaQian Gallery The program, apart from the gallery itself, includes a seat lecture hall, meeting rooms, book shop and cafe, restoration facilities, storage and archiving space all organised into small pitched roof cellular forms wrapping around courtyards of varying size containing neatly manicured gardens, carp ponds and bamboo forests.

      Shanghai is an architectural phenomenon - it has more skyscrapers than New York, yet the important buildings from the s and 30s have been preserved - a place where traditional culture rests easily alongside modern aesthetics."Shanghai Architecture" is a superbly illustrated volume that takes readers on a fascinating journey through the history of the city - from the original walled enclave 2/5(1). In its heyday, Shanghai was the place to be -- it had the best art, the greatest architecture, and the strongest business in Asia. With dance halls, brothels, glitzy restaurants, international clubs, and even a foreign-run racetrack, Shanghai was a city that catered to every whim of the rich.


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Shanghai is a head turner city on architecture. So you need some one to tell you where to look and what you are looking at. Ann WARR introduces us in this architectural phenomenon with excellent pictures and intructive texts. As useful as a good dinner guide in this fascinating city.5/5(3).

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The publisher is Harry N. Abrams, Inc., by: 4. In this book you will find the image of the contemporary Shanghai, like the world's future highest building to the new Shanghai International Formula One Circuit.

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Once a magnet for foreigners because of its sophistication and exoticism, it has reemerged after decades of eclipse.

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Chinese architecture firm Wutopia Lab recently completed a new bookstore in the world's second-tallest skyscraper, the Shanghai Tower. Aptly named Books .Shanghai Foreign Language Bookstore. We'll start with the biggest and oldest. Shanghai's aptly named Shanghai Foreign Language Bookstore is a large 4-floor shop along Fuzhou Road, the old book and stationary 's worth a wander around the area even if you're not in the market for books.

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