Two Extraordinary New Museums in South-Eastern China

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Various architectural and aesthetic matters are discussed in this analytic commentary regarding two highly significant new museums in South-Eastern China in the ancient cities of Suzhou (architect: I. M. Pei) and Ningbo (architect: Wang Shu). Questions regarding the aesthetics of innovation, the public acceptance of nontraditional work in city cores, and the determinants and logistics of real-world decision-making in these domains are also addressed.

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Konečni, V. (2015) Two Extraordinary New Museums in South-Eastern China. Art and Design Review, 3, 76-82. doi: 10.4236/adr.2015.33010.

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