Avenues of History
Two books that explore the role of urban development in creating and confirming hierarchies of power
CHANG’AN AVENUE AND THE MODERNIZATION OF CHINESE ARCHITECTURE.
By Shuishan Yu. Published by University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2013.
Hardcover with color illustrations, 344 pages.
30 HERITAGE BUILDINGS OF YANGON: INSIDE THE CITY THAT CAPTURED TIME.
By Association of Myanmar Architects. Published by Association of Myanmar Architects, Yangon, and Serindia Publications, Chicago, 2012.
Hardcover with color illustrations, 166 pages.
Space, as any museum director seeking to cement their legacy by building over a…