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Professor Feng Jiang: Topography as Memory

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"Modern Architecture and Culture in the Mid-Twentieth Century:
From Exporting to Importing the New"
UCD Humanities Institute Research Series 2017-20

Feng Jiang, Professor & Associate Chair of Department of Architecture, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou.
'Topography as Memory: stories of two recent cases in China
- Litchi Bay Canal Project, Guangzhou
- Huqiu Campus, Sichuan Fine Art Institute, Chongqing'


Wed., 18 April 2018
6:00pm, Th.O, Newman, Belfield, D.4
All Welcome.

Feng Jiang
Professor and Associate Chair of Department of Architecture, South China University of Technology in Guangzhou, Visiting Scholar at Politecnico di Torino, Adjunctive Associate Professor of Chinese University of Hong Kong.

His academic work is mainly about the South China regional architectural history in the methodology of historical anthropology. The exhibition Under the Sun: A retrospective of Hsia Tchangsie won the Committee Award of 2009 Shenzhen Hong Kong Bi-city Biennale of Architecture\Urbanism. His design work focuses on the historic environment with the understanding of topography, as expressed in the masterplan of Huqiu Campus,Sichuan Fine Art Institute in Chongqing and the Litchi Bay Canal Project in Guangzhou.