U News | Mr. Eugene Ji in “ Architectural Theory and Creation Academic Annual Conference
The 2015 Architectural Theory and Creation Academic Annual Conference of Institute of Chinese Architects, ASC was held in Taiyuan, Shanxi from August 15th – 17th, 2015. The theme of the conference was “Chinese Architecture Cultural Awareness and Revitalization of Traditions”. Mr. Eugene Ji, Founder of Urbantect, attended the conference and delivered a speech.
On August 15th, the experts and scholars from all over the country made in-depth discussions on the topics below:
1. Enhancing the cultural awareness of architectural creation;
2. Origin of Chinese architectural creation;
3. Architectural expressions of Chinese culture;
4. How architects guide customers as Party A.
At the conference, Mr. Ji Yuji delivered a speech named "Beyond Buildings and Within Cultures".
On August 16th and 17th, the participants visited “See Mount Wutai Again” Theatre and inspected ancient architectures in Shanxi to experience Chinese Zen’s real meaning by contrasting old and modern buildings in the province. They went over Chinese architecture history and experienced the regional features of architectural designs through living history.