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DESIGNING THE REALIZABLE UTOPIA

  • MAD is a Beijing-based architectural design studio. In their work, they are examining and developing a unique concept of futurism through current theoretical practice in architectural design, landscape design, and urban planning. In 2006, MAD was awarded the Architectural League Young Architects Forum Award. In the same year, MAD was shown at the ‘MAD in China’ exhibition in Venice during theMAD is a Beijing-based architectural design studio. In their work, they are examining and developing a unique concept of futurism through current theoretical practice in architectural design, landscape design, and urban planning. In 2006, MAD was awarded the Architectural League Young Architects Forum Award. In the same year, MAD was shown at the ‘MAD in China’ exhibition in Venice during the Architecture Bienniale, and the ‘MAD Under Construction’ exhibition at the Tokyo Gallery in Beijing. MAD’s conceptual proposal, Super Star – A mobile China Town was exhibited in the Uneternal City of the 11th Architecture Biennale in Venice. Ma Yansong received his Master of Architecture from the Yale University School of Architecture in 2002. Prior to founding MAD in 2004, Mr. Ma worked as a project designer with Zaha Hadid Architects and Eisenman Architects. He also taught architecture at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. In 2008, one of his built works, Hongluo Clubhouse, was nominated as one of the 100 designs by the London Design Museum. He was also nominated as one of the 20 most influential young architects today by ICON.show moreshow less

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Document Type:Conference Proceeding
Author: Ma Yansong
DOI (Cite-Link):https://doi.org/10.25643/bauhaus-universitaet.3059Cite-Link
URN (Cite-Link):https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:de:gbv:wim2-20170329-30598Cite-Link
URL:https://www.uni-weimar.de/de/architektur-und-urbanistik/professuren/theorie-und-geschichte-der-modernen-architektur/bauhaus-kolloquium/
ISBN:978-3-86068-417-7
Publisher:Verlag der Bauhaus-Universität
Place of publication:Weimar
Editor: Kristian Faschingeder, Kari Jormakka, Norbert Korrek, Olaf Pfeifer, Gerd ZimmermannGND
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2017/03/28
Year of first Publication:2011
Release Date:2017/03/29
Publishing Institution:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Creating Corporation:MAD Architects
Contributing Corporation:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar/Professur Theorie und Geschichte der modernen Architektur
Institutes:Fakultät Architektur und Urbanistik [bis 2014 Fakultät Architektur] / Professur Theorie und Geschichte der modernen Architektur
Pagenumber:7
Tag:Architekturentwicklung
GND Keyword:Architekturtheorie; Bauhaus
Dewey Decimal Classification:700 Künste und Unterhaltung / 720 Architektur
BKL-Classification:56 Bauwesen / 56.62 Architekturtheorie, Architekturentwicklung
Collections:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar / Internationales Bauhaus-Kolloquium Weimar / 11. Bauhaus-Kolloquium Weimar vom 01. - 05. April 2009
Licence (German):License Logo Creative Commons 4.0 - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell (CC BY-NC 4.0)