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When architectureand thenaturalworld combine,both aretransformed.

and pri vateand publi cspacesprovi deari ch envi ronment wherean emphasi son li vabi li typrevai ls. ”

Themuseum,which includesrecycled architecturalmaterials from thearea,“i soneofthoseuni quebui ldi ngsthatwhi le stri ki ng i n photos,i seven moremovi ng when experi enced, ” thejurysai d.“Themuseum i san urban i con,awelltuned reposi toryforhi storyand asetti ng wherethevi si torcomes fi rst. ”

“Everywhereyou can see,theydon’ tcareaboutthemateri als, ”Mr.Wang sai di n an i ntervi ew. “Theyjustwantnew bui ldi ngs,theyjustwantnew thi ngs.Ithi nkthemateri ali snotjustabout materi als.I nsi dei thasthepeople’ sexperi ence,memory— manythi ngsi nsi de.So Ithi nki t’ sfor an archi tectto do somethi ng abouti t. ”

WangShu' sAmateurArchi tectureStudi o i sknown fori ncorporati ng recycled bui ldi ng materi alsfrom torndown structuresi n new ones.Wang Shu often workswi th constructi on workersdi rectly to i ncorporatedi scarded bri cks,roofti les and otherdetri tusi nto elegant, streamli nedbui ldi ngsthati ncorporate thepastvi abeauti fuland hi ghlytacti le textures. source: 1. http: / / www. nyti mes. com/ 2012/ 02/ 28/ arts/ desi gn/ pri tzkerpri zeawardedtowangshuchi nesearchi tect. html 2. http: / / www. pri tzkerpri ze. com/ 2012/ juryci tati on 3. http: / / www. metropoli smag. com/ html/ content_ 0802/ gol/ i ndex. html

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isknown forincorporating recycled building materialsfrom torn-down structuresin new ones.Wang Shu often workswith construction workersdirect...