Recovering the Jiu Qu River


“Scoprire il fiume:” an urban renewal project in Zhongshan.

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The unearthing of the river crossing the center of Zhongshan in China is the experiment presented in this book, the result of cooperation between the Italian universities of Pescara, Venice, and Ascoli, and the local Planning and Design Institute of the Chinese authorities. The showcased materials take the form of a large urban project, where restoration and demolitions are combined with the creation of sustainable infrastructures and new public space. The interweaving of memory with contemporaneity represents the key component of an experience in which the Italian know-how was put to the test by an out-of-the-ordinary context and.

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Weight 0,689 kg
Dimensions 210 × 160 × 24 mm



120X170 mm



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