Heritage in Danger

Under Threat: Rainha D. Leonor Building, Macau

Under Threat: Rainha D. Leonor Building, Macau

The Rainha Dona Leonor Housing Block at Praia Grande is currently under threat of demolition. Urgent action is required to preserve and protect this outstanding example of modern heritage in Macau. The building stands as magnificent sample of the Macau XX century...

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Under Threat: State Theatre in Hong Kong (updated)

Under Threat: State Theatre in Hong Kong (updated)

Architects: G.W. Grey, S.F. Liu, Hong Kong, 1952 The State Theatre (known as Empire Theatre until 1959) was opened in 1952. This significant example of Post-War Modern Movement architecture had been assessed by Docomomo International as a structure worth preserving...

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Under Threat: Hong Kong’s General Post Office

Under Threat: Hong Kong’s General Post Office

Architect: K.M. Tseng, Hong Kong, 1976 Hong Kong´s General Post Office is now under threat of demolition. The site is planned to be redeveloped into a new commercial building under the new government plan. This monumental building, designed by a local architect, was...

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