• "I Believe in Questions that are Eternal": Dong Gong of Vector Architects

    8 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Alila Yangshuo, Guangxi / Vector Architects. Image © Vector Architects, Su Shengliang
    It is now expected of architects to turn away from designing iconic buildings/objects and focus instead on creating engaging built environments; from imagining idealistic, form-driven projects driven by the artistic pursuit to focusing on downright pragmatic solutions. China, of course, holds a large mirror to these tendencies, as so many Chinese architects quickly produced exactly the kind of projects that critics favor - modest in scale, straightforward in their expressions, reliant on indigenous...
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