Atmosphere And Materiality: Between Chinese Landscapes and Architecture

The School of Architecture is pleased to welcome Stanislaus Fung for the final presentation in the 2020-2021 lecture series, “Matters of Inclusion: People, Place, Environment”.

When: April 16, 12:30-1:30 pm

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Stanislaus Fung is a researcher who has written extensively on Chinese landscape architecture and architecture in both traditional and contemporary contexts.  He is best known for his close readings of Yuan ye, the 17th-century Chinese treatise on gardens, and for new analyses Suzhou gardens that re-aligned the experience of spatial depth and scale to the sensibilities of Chinese painting.  Stan Fung is Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Architecture at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Lecturer in Landscape Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design.  He has previously held teaching positions in Australia (in the University of Adelaide and the University of New South Wales) and in America (in the University of Pennsylvania).

Stan Fung’s recent publications can be found in Thinking the Contemporary Landscape (edited by Christophe Girot and Dora Imhof) and Beautiful China: Reflections on Landscape Architecture in China (edited by Richard J. Weller and Tatum L. Hands).

Note: AIA members are eligible to receive 1 LU for attending this lecture (pending approval).