Design, culture and art are major topics in the Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou – and they also have an influence on the urban development. It will be discussed at the first edition of the “Guangzhou International Design Forum” from 9 to 10 November 2017: In addition to other international guests, gmp founding partner Meinhard von Gerkan is invited to hold a lecture.
9 - 10 November 2017
Lecture by Meinhard von Gerkan:
Thursday, 9th November 2017
4 Zhujiang E Rd, Tianhe Qu
Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong Sheng
As the third largest city in China, Guangzhou is on the way to become a metropolis for design, culture and art. For the first time, the "Guangzhou International Design Forum" will take place this year from 9th to 10th November. With an architecture-based lecture, gmp founding partner Meinhard von Gerkan is among the numerous international guests.
The "Guangzhou International Design Forum" is organized by the municipal committee for housing and urban development and supported by the Urban Environment Design (UED) Magazine. The aim of the event is to gain an insight into Guangzhous's sustainable urban development through the exchange of experts from China and all over the world, and thus to anchor the disciplines locally.