China's rapid urbanisation has meant not only the speedy growth of cities but also the disappearance of traditional Chinese architecture. Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown (of Tsao & McKown) find this particularly troubling and so developing a new kind of Chinese city. These pedestrian friendly live-work communities would exist in stark contrast to the high-rise cities that dot the contemporary Chinese landscape. But it hasn't all been easy. Read the full Wall Street Journal article here: "Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown Bring New Eco-Friendly Designs to China."
Tsao & McKown: Developing a New Kind of Chinese City
Cite: Katherine Allen. "Tsao & McKown: Developing a New Kind of Chinese City" 19 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/439894/tsao-and-mckown-developing-a-new-kind-of-chinese-city> ISSN 0719-8884
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