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A Special Community Event: Towards a Sustainable Design Future
Dec
10
6:00 PM18:00

A Special Community Event: Towards a Sustainable Design Future

The American Hardwood Export Council and the American Institute of Architects Shanghai Chapter will jointly host a seminar for architects, interior designers, and timber traders of American Hardwoods.  The seminar will help attendees better understand the physical properties, grades, and potential applications offered by different species of American Hardwoods.

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AIA Members Only Event | viewing of 'The Competition'
Oct
21
3:00 PM15:00

AIA Members Only Event | viewing of 'The Competition'

  • Shanghai Study Center, The University of Hong Kong (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join AIA Shanghai and Hong Kong University Shanghai Study Center for a viewing and discussion of The Competition with director Angel Borrego Cubero. This documentary is a dramatic look at the work of internationally-famous architects competing on the design for a national museum in Europe.

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Panel Discussion | China's High-rise Transformation
Jul
31
6:30 PM18:30

Panel Discussion | China's High-rise Transformation

Between 2011 and 2013, China used more cement than 20th century America. Today, the nation is home to 60 high-rise towers taller than 300 meters, a feat no other nation can affirm.

This claim to fame, however, is not without its critics. Today, the government seeks a new definition of progress that moves beyond mere vanity projects. Today, sustainable environments that meet the needs of all people are at the forefront of city planning.

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A’18 AIA National Conference
Jun
21
to Jun 23

A’18 AIA National Conference

Get ready for three immersive days of what’s new and now in architecture and design, hosted in one of the most iconic cities in the world. At A’18, some of the most creative architects, designers, and firms will share how they’re creating their own blueprint and making a difference in cities of every size all over the world.

Featured Speakers: Sir David Adjaye, Sheela Søgaard

 

 

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AIA Shanghai Lecture | Liu Yuyang presents 'Of Land and People:  A Decade in China'
May
8
6:30 PM18:30

AIA Shanghai Lecture | Liu Yuyang presents 'Of Land and People: A Decade in China'

  • Haworth Showroom, Jing An Kerry Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Through observation, research, and design projects by Liu Yuyang, a Shanghai-based architect and co—author with Rem Koolhaas of the Great Leap Forward—the first research on contemporary Chinese urbanism in Pearl River Delta, the lecture will be a personal account of how Chinese urbanism and architecture have evolved in the last decade as three distinct and sometime concurrent thematic phases: new town development, urban regeneration and countryside construction.

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20x20 Happy Hour Networking
Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

20x20 Happy Hour Networking

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.

Speaker
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

Register here

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