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Interpretations of Chinese courtyards begin with a large rectangular garden contained at the heart of the building. Meanwhile, a top-lit atrium is located on the eastern side of the plan and forms the centre point for four smaller indoor courts.

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old school chinese decoration include square-ish bird cages and intricately colour urn-like shapes...

old school chinese decoration include square-ish bird cages and intricately colour urn-like shapes...

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chinese practice original design studio recently completed the fan zeng art gallery in nantong, a structure used to exhibit, research, and collect the calligraphy, paintings, and poetry of mater fan zeng. the design takes base in the traditional concept of the chinese courtyard but re-interprets this notion through a contemporary context, re-establishing meaning and purpose of the vernacular in modern contexts.

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