Qiao Zhengyue

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Memory of Aili Garden lives on through its historical tales - Art & Culture in China
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Memory of Aili Garden lives on through its historical tales

The Shanghai Exhibition Center was constructed on the site of a decayed garden belonging to Jewish tycoon Silas Aaron Hardoon.
Spanish-style Art Deco building still projects grandeur of old Shanghai - Art & Culture in China
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Spanish-style Art Deco building still projects grandeur of old Shanghai

Tucked away in a residential compound on Nanjing Road W., the Hua Ye Apartments (Cosmopolitan Apartments) is shaped like a Spanish castle, towering above the alleyway houses.
Let's talk about breathing new life into old settlements - Shanghai Metro News
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Let's talk about breathing new life into old settlements

A forum on conserving rural buildings will begin in Tongji University in Shanghai on Saturday morning.
Timeless majesty of Robert Fan's theatrical masterpiece - Art & Culture in China
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Timeless majesty of Robert Fan's theatrical masterpiece

The Majestic Theatre is a signature work of Chinese architect Fan Wenzhao (Robert Fan) in a late Art Deco style.
Colorful past masked behind luxury apartments' bland facade - Art & Culture in China
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Colorful past masked behind luxury apartments' bland facade

The gigantic, simple-cut Taixing Apartments on Nanjing Road was once called "a luxury apartment house" by renowned Shanghai architectural historian Luo Xiaowei.
China's first modern pleasure garden, gone but not forgotten - Art & Culture in China
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China's first modern pleasure garden, gone but not forgotten

The history and future of Zhangyuan Garden, a legendary Chinese pleasure garden which developed to a living museum of Shikumen buildings.
Architect of Shanghai's iconic Bank of China - Art & Culture in China
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Architect of Shanghai's iconic Bank of China

Architect Luke Him Sau (Lu Qianshou) called the crescent-shaped Yates Apartments on Nanjing Road W. "a strange house."
Apartments stand testament to a millionaire's passion for sports - Art & Culture in China
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Apartments stand testament to a millionaire's passion for sports

The Denis Apartment perches around a prominent corner of the former Carter and Bubbling Well roads (Shimen Rd No. 2 and Nanjing Rd W.). 
Honesty lays foundation of a Tudor-style Shanghai building - Art & Culture in China
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Honesty lays foundation of a "Tudor-style" Shanghai building

An imposing edifice at 722 Nanjing Road W. reveals intriguing stories of a former racecourse and a garden that was turned into a sanatorium.
Nanjing Road's tales of the unexpected - Art & Culture in China
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Nanjing Road's tales of the unexpected

The new series of Nanjing Road column will explore a variety of historical buildings along the former Bubbling Well Road.
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