From March 16th - 25th, DesignRepublic will be hosting their annual Festival of Design, comprising of talks from Architects, Industrial Designers, Photographers, and more. The festival begins with the opening party at DesignRepublic's offices at 88 Yuqing Lu, Xuhui, 6:30 PM. We hope to see you there.
Join AIA Shanghai for a networking event. Joseph Darling of Perkins Eastman will give a short talk on creating Revit plug-ins and introduce the upcoming BILT Asia Conference.
Joseph Darling, Perkins Eastman
Creating Revit Plug Ins and introduction to BILT Conference
Attendance is free with RSVP / 100 RMB at the door.
Open to members + non-members
AIA Shanghai is pleased to offer a tour of the construction of the new Shanghai International Finance Center by JAHN Architects. January 9, 2pm - 4pm.
The Shanghai government has invited AIA Shanghai Chapter President Christopher Chan to speak at a round table on creative urban development in China.
Join the annual Winter Meeting of the Urban Land Institute (“ULI”) China Mainland in Shanghai on December 13th and 14th. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Regeneration of Buildings and City Blocks”. The meeting will focus on two types of regeneration.
See link below for details and registration:
It's the end of the year already, and time for our annual chapter elections. Here are some photos from this year's election.
Please join AIA International Region, AIA Shanghai and AIA Hong Kong for an event sharing best practice for Architecture Design. Architect Dr. Carol R. Bentel, FAIA, ASID, IIDA will speak about the importance of 'Nourishing the Senses' through human-focused design.
Dr. Christine Bruckner, AIA IR Past President will also discuss the AIA International Region.
Please see the attached poster for further detail, including registration info. No RSVP required.
Yale Center Beijing
IFC Tower B, Floor 36
Failing IAQ tests post construction? Staff complaining of the smell and not wanting to return to work after a renovation? We've heard a lot of these before. Learn from experienced professionals and share your own experiences during these learning sessions.
ART 021 - Shanghai's premeire international arts festival will open to the public from Friday November 10 through Sunday November 12.
Kangyu Glass in partnership with AIA Shanghai will exhibit their pavillion during the festival. Look for further information about the outcome of our Kangyu Glass Charette from this summer.
NEXT ARCH-SERIES 2017 is a series of 6 half-day events to showcase cutting-edge ideas, projects and practices that will impact the next generation of architecture and design profession as well as the future of the built environment. AIA Shanghai and Linver Insights are cooperating to offer this educational series.
Taking cases from the until-now little-analyzed un-demolished remains of city center neighborhoods in Shanghai, the book Urban Loopholes: Creative Alliances of Spatial Production in Shanghai’s City Center by Dr. Ying Zhou will unpack the seemingly anarchic and opportunistic urban spatial production system of the contemporary Chinese city to address what has perplexed Western public as well as scholars alike.
This event will focus on the interrelation of Art and Architecture, in particular through the use of glass to create unique architectural expressions. Mr. Carpenter will present a lecture featuring his work with international architects, followed by a moderated discussion. A reception and exhibit of works by the artists will follow the discussion.
AIA Shanghai will hold our monthly networking event next Thursday September 21! Come and mingle with other design professionals in our community and expand your network!
Enjoy some free canapes, free drinks, and a presentation by Aimee Zhou on 'Soul of the City'. Aimee recently presented this at the Union of International Architects conference in Seoul and has offered to share this personal reflection on cities with us.
Guest are welcome and encouraged. Free admission with RSVP.
*RSVP must be received before 12 Noon on September 21*
Green Initiatives is privileged to have Simon Ng and Robert Gottlieb, authors of ‘Global Cities: Urban Environments in Los Angeles, Hong Kong and China’ with us in Shanghai this September. In collaboration with AIA Shanghai we organize a special session with the authors to discuss their book, understand how policy initiatives and social movements affect urbanization and present their views on Chinese cities.
AIA Shanghai is excited to present the long awaited InterContinental Quarry Hotel project tour by JADE+QA.
This tour will be led by Martin Jochman, Dip Arch ARB(UK) RIBA. He will describe the design development from concept to detailed design and show the construction progress of this project explaining how the various technical challenges presented by such an unusual location have been overcome and innovatively resolved. He will also discuss the benefits presented by the choice to go beyond conventional design solutions and to seek new innovative paths in architecture.
Round-trip transportation will be provided. Transportation details will be provided to confirmed attendees.
2.0 Units of AIA Continuing Education (HSW) will be available for members.