Foreign Exchange in Chinese Architectural Education and Design Methodology Transformation, 1980-1990
Date & Time03.11.2014 03.11.2014
19:30 - 20:30
LocationMeeting Room, 1/F, AIT Building, CUHK
Speaker: Mr. ZHANG Yiwei (PhD Student)
Topic: Foreign Exchange in Chinese Architectural Education and Design Methodology Transformation,
Moderator: Ms. HAN Ruyi (PhD Student)
Date: 3 November 2014 (Monday)
Time: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Venue: Meeting Room, 1/F, AIT Building
After reform and opening up in China, the pedagogical exchanges with western architectural schools became frequent. This research will focus on the ETH-SEU exchange program and other cases, giving further analysis of design methodology transformation based on Beaux-Arts system from 1980 to 1990.
Mr. Zhang Yiwei worked as an architect in Shenzhen before starting doctoral studies in the School of Architecture at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His main research interests are architectural pedagogy, architecture education history in China and contemporary Chinese architecture history and criticism.