Kacper Kowalski – Rising-above-China

On 08/08/2013 by Site Default

‘The person who coined the term cityscapemust have had China in mind. From above, it looks like a space full of contrasts and unexpected combinations. In some ways, it resembles Chinese cuisine – you recognise all the ingredients but you would never put them together in the way the Chinese do. An industrial complex next to a school and playground; a colony of high rise buildings girt by rice paddies; a riverbank scarred by a giant harbour next to housing development, a school and a construction site. Lots of construction sites raising identical towers into the skies, tightly packed together – a sea of concrete as far as the eye can see…

http://www.panos.co.uk/stories/2-13-1584-2078/Kacper-Kowalski/Rising-above-China/

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