PREFABRICATION WITH INTEGRATION
_____ Prefabrication architecture in china
Prof. Jingxiang Zhu, The Chinese University of Hongkong
Patrick Schwalm, Renggli AG
Time: Friday, 19.07.2019, 17:30
Place: ITA – Institut für Technologie in der Architektur, ETH Hönggerberg
Cost: SCAA Member free, non-member CHF 20, Student free
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (Mrs. Ling Chen)
Followed by an aperitif
For the upcoming event, we are thrilled to welcome Prof. Jingxiang Zhu 朱竞翔 to give a speech on the subjects of prefabrication and sustainable design.
Jingxiang Zhu is an Associate Professor at the School of Architecture Hong Kong (CUHK). His research focuses on new spatial structures, lightweight building systems and sustainable building technologies. Prof. Zhu has completed a multitude of built projects in Mainland China and Kenya, and has won the China Innovator of the Year Award in Architecture from The Wall Street Journal in 2012, First Prize of Local Academia in the Hong Kong Construction Industry Council Innovation Award 2015, Technique Exploration Award and Youth Explorer Finalist Award in the 4th China Architecture Media Awards 2016. He also designed the Dou Pavilion for China’s national pavilion at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale 2016.