About one year ago, DOMUS contacted MovingCities with the request to select, photograph and localize in Beijing 北京 and Shanghai 上海 40 architectural projects for an IT application specially intended for i-phone© and ipad© products. The Shanghai DOMUS architecture guide (iPhone iPad app) is out! [
$4.99 NOW $0.99, in English & Italian] Details and preview after the break.
Description [from more info check Shanghai. Domus Architecture Guides on iTunes]:
The Domus Architecture Guides series takes you on a tour of the world’s great cities seen through the eyes of the most authoritative international magazine of contemporary architecture, art and design.
The Domus guide to Shanghai features:
– 40 buildings on the map, each complete with photos, street address and directions
– 34 architects
– 33 suggestions of places not to be missed, with a brief review and map indications: 17 galleries, 7 exhibition spaces, 3 bookstores, 6 showrooms
– 4 itineraries: Shanghai 2010: High-Rise & Expo; A walking route: 1920s’ and 1930s’ Shanghai; A walking route: the centre; Mixing up architecture, art and design galleries.
For a detailed view on the selection, please download Shanghai. Domus Architecture Guides on iTunes. As a sneak preview to Shanghai we selected following five buildings:
+ Sino-Soviet Exhibition Hall [中苏友好大厦] by East China Design Institute
+ Shanghai Museum [上海博物馆] by Xing Tonghe [邢同和]
+ Rockbund Art Museum [上海外滩美术馆] by David Chipperfield Architects
+ The Water House [水舍] by Neri & Hu Design and Research Office (NHDRO)
+ China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) [中欧国际工商学院] by I.M. Pei (Pei Cobb Freed and Partners)
Pictures by movingcities.org