BOOLEAN OPERATOR, UN VIAJE AL CENTRO DE LA TIERRA LIGERO Y EN METAL

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No se trata de una intervención artística (o sí, según se mire) aunque lo parece. Esta estructura curvilínea metálica titulada Boolean Operator recuerda a una o varias burbujas. Está realizada en aluminio en color blanco y es obra de Marc Fornes, fundador de THEVERYMANY, que decidió instalarla al aire libre en una plaza del centro de la ciudad china de Suzhou. De gran tamaño, parece frágil…

Suzhou Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum

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History was often taught in a linear way. This type of teaching has often omitted great historical narratives and concentrated mainly on the Occidental world.However, it is also known that it can be helpful to understand how one phenomenon leads to another, to get a comprehensive Overview of what has brought humanity over the years. In the history of architecture,…

Photos: The Stunning Ancient Gardens of Suzhou

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Centuries ago, Chinese scholars created exquisite gardens in which to spend their days painting, writing poetry, and escaping the world. Today, Paul Westlake captures these gardens in this slideshow of photos and digital extras. Life’s pretty as a picture at Suzhou’s Master of the Nets Garden. Its twelfth-century owner was a former court administrator who retired to devote his time…

Сучжоуская вышивка – неповторимое искусство Китая

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Город Сучжоу – жемчужина китайского рукоделия. Сучжоуская вышивка – неповторимое искусство, которому уже более 2 тысяч лет. Изначально масиерицы вышивали по строго определенным правилам и канонам,  выдерживая технику, цветовую гамму, стилистику, не отступая ни на шаг от древних традиций. Сучжоу славится своей вышивкой — город знаменит и интересен для туристов Впоследствии интеграция с Европой сделали свое дело –  техника вышивки…

Classical Gardens of Suzhou

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Suzhou’s best-known claim to fame is its exquisite classical gardens. Suzhou is in fact home to nine of these gardens, all considered to be iconic examples of traditional Chinese garden design. Dating back as far as the 11th century, Suzhou’s peaceful, verdant gardens are the true highlight of any visit to the city and were collectively recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage…

Mishaps in Suzhou

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While we were in Shanghai, we had planned on visiting my friend James in Hungzhou.  He had told us that getting train tickets was very easy and so we didn’t buy them ahead of time and they are… But, we got to the train station and there was only one train leaving in the morning that day for Hungzhou and…

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BANDe architects constructs a huge wooden structure for exhibition center in beijing

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located within the kuntai jiarui complex of beijing, BANDe architects has designed a multi-functional space, titled ‘the greenmonster lab’. with a total building area of 53,359.93 ft2 (4957.3 m2), the development includes a culture exhibition center, a traditional culture hall, bookstore and brand exhibition room. the design by BANDe combines three parts, ‘the feast’, ‘the craftsmen shop’ and ‘le flottant’, each with its own…

TOP 5 OF THE 69 WORLD-FAMOUS SUZHOU GARDENS IN CHINA

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Did you know that nine of Suzhou, China’s 69 classical gardens are designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites?  Suzhou’s gardens are recognized as the most refined forms of garden art. While stepping through their gates, you’ll experience a type of tranquility that can’t be found elsewhere. Out of all of Suzhou’s gardens, here are five that you absolutely must see: 1….