Hong Kong Fantasies Masterclass
International Masterclass, 2008, Chinese University Hong Kong, Hong Kong (CHN)
About 70 students from the Berlage Institute, Beijing University of Technology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong University and Delft University of Technology gathered for two weeks at the Chinese University of Hong Kong to study future development strategies for Hong Kong. By on-site fieldwork, this Master Class analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of Hong Kong and identified its potentials on a global, national, regional and local scale.
Participants: Mick van Gemert, Tanya Martinez Gonzales, Alessandro Bua, Angelle Elshot, Anthony Fuchs, Jasper Moelker, Nicola Knop, Friso Gouwetor, Charlotte Heesbeen, Chunyan Song, Maarten den Teuling, Alejandro Elias, Garcia Marta (TU Delft), Zetao Chen, Pedram Dibazar, Marco Galasso, Dong Woo Kang, Eunjin Kang, Andreas Karavanas, Young Il Kim, Na ra Lee Chen, Jung Liu, Luca Picardi, Nuria Pujol Caire, Jad Semaan, Timur Shabaev, Janki Shah, Xiaodi Yang (Berlage Institute Rotterdam), LAM Kwai Pui Patrick, LU Kam Wing Jim, NGAN Yuk Kei Penny, POON Ching Pong Adrian, YIU Kam Po Vince, ZHAN Xu Zhen Jasmine, IEM Stephanie (Chinese University of Hong Kong), CHAN Hon Lam, CHIU Wai Kwan, FUNG Yuen Man Azalea, HO Eunice Hoi Ling, IP Kenneth Tze Chung, MA Yao, NG Pui Yee, POON Chi Chung, TSANG Germain Ming Cheung, TSANG Pui Ki, WAN Kam Ping, YAN Shing Fung (Hong Kong University), LV Chao, SONG Xiaoyu, HUANG Jing, CHEN Lili, LIU Huajing (Beijing University of Technology)
Program Leader/ Coordinator: Tihamér Salij
Collaborating Teachers: Hendrik Tieben (Chinese University Hong Kong), Ulf Hackauf (The Why Factory, TU Delft), Maurice Harteveld (Dep. Urbanism, TU Delft), Alexander Vollebregt (Urban Body, TU Delft), He Jie (Center for Housing Innovations, CUHK), Yu Han (Center for Housing Innovations, CUHK), Andy Wong (Community Participation Unit CUHK), Hui Xiaoxi (School of Architecture, TU Beijing), Salie Wang (Architecture & Urban Design Studio on Sustainability, HKU), Hoyin Lee (Architecture & Urban Design Studio on Sustainability, HKU)
Guest Critics: Winy Maas (MVRDV), Stephen S.Y. Lau (The Hong Kong University), Jürgen Rosemann (IFOU), Yan Meng (Urbanus), Wang Chiu-Yuan Vivienne (IFOU), Prof. Tsou Jin-yeu (Director, Center for Housing Innovations, Chinese University of Hong Kong), Prof. Lim Wan-fung, Bernard (Director of the Community Participation Unit CUHK)
This joint Master Class was an initiative by the IFoU in collaboration with the the TU-Delft, with financial support in the framework of the ‘Open Minds’ program by the Dutch Ministry of Economy.
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