Verso Est. Chinese Architectural Landscape

Verso Est

curated by Fang Zhenning
2011
693 pages
English/Chinese edition

As we enter the 20th century, due to the great effects of globalization the face of Chinese architecture has become indistinguishable from the rest of the world. This is an unprecedented shift in a country, such as China with more than six thousand years of traditional history. However, regardless of the ongoing changes in the world, the essence of architecture still remains unchanged. It is a sanctuary for humanity’s spiritual and everyday life.