Skye Lounge: Happy Hour Lecture

The Skye Lounge invited Ting Tseng Shen, winner of the 2016 X-Site competition at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum, to present his winning concepts.
Link: Ting Tseng Shen

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泉州石獅市明築住宅施工中

CASA Ming development under construction, Shishi City, China

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James Van Sweden

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/27/arts/design/james-van-sweden-dies-at-78-designs-urged-lawns-to-grow.html

Landscape Architects Question New Gehry-led Los Angeles River Masterplan

Please spare California this proposal! Apparently, Gehry didn’t learn anything from the Eisenhower Memorial debacle in DC.

link to article from ASLA’s Dirt Blog:
http://dirt.asla.org/2015/08/31/landscape-architects-question-new-gehry-led-los-angeles-river-masterplan/

SKYE Wins the 2013 National Construction Excellence Award for the Wei Wu Ying Bridge in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Tianhe Park Concept Model

At the office in Taipei-

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Songshan MRT Opens

Now it’s easier to visit us in Taipei!  The public art piece at the station is very intriguing- Quite possibly the only decent public art piece in Taipei!

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SKYE Developing Tianhe Park- Part of Taipei’s 2016 World Design Capital Bid

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Construction Techniques in China (or the lack thereof)

Great article in Architect Magazine about the poor execution of design work throughout China- including big names, not just the little guys. 

http://www.architectmagazine.com/technology/contemporary-architecture-in-china-unedited_o