By Peter G. Rowe

This ebook provides present advancements in urban making plans and structure in East Asia. It describes the numerous neighborhoods within which the areas huge towns are modernizing or increasing with leading edge constructions and complicated development tasks. It combines a typology of public buildings with an research of the compositional ideas of city environments. hence, it ultimately connects new advancements in urban making plans with new advancements in structure, and considers examples equivalent to CCTV, Lujiazui, Kansai Airport, Xinyi, Taipei one hundred and one, Chek Lap Kok, Cheonggyecheon, Roppongi Hills, Da Shanzi, Shahe, Omotesando, and Marina Bay from a brand new perspective.And the recent views awarded listed here are not only theoretical: a few 40 full-page birds eye perspectives ready particularly for this quantity exhibit those destiny city settings in hugely unique photos of breathtaking attractiveness. the result's a wealthy portrait of the arrival jointly of worldwide and native affects in non-Western international locations. With its systematic strategy, this presentation through one of many best foreign specialists within the box is a reference paintings on a subject of principal significance to the realm of development at the present time. Dieses Buch präsentiert die aktuellen städtebaulichen und architektonischen Entwicklungen in Fernost. Es beschreibt die zahlreichen Stadtquartiere, in denen sich die Großstädte mit innovativen Strukturen und avancierten Bauvorhaben erneuern oder ausdehnen. Es verbindet eine Typologie der öffentlichen Bauten mit einer examine der Kompositionsprinzipien städtischer Räume. Dabei setzt es endlich die städtebaulichen Entwicklungen mit der neuen Architektur in Verbindung und betrachtet Beispiele wie CCTV, Lujiazui, Kansai Airport, Xinyi, Taipei one hundred and one, Chek Lap Kok, Cheonggyecheon, Roppongi Hills, Da Shanzi, Shahe, Omotesando and Marina Bay aus einer neuen Perspektive. Auch im wörtlichen Sinn werden hier neue Perspektiven entwickelt: Etwa forty ganzseitige Vogelschauperspektiven, die

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