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RICS International Heritage Conservation Conference 2019

RICS International Heritage Conservation Conference 2019

Date: 24-25 January 2019Venue: Tai Kwun (Former Central Police Station Compound), Hong Kong. RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) explores the social values of preservation of heritage assets to the community and society through the “International Heritage...

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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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News from Docomomo International: Heritage in Danger

News from Docomomo International: Heritage in Danger

HERITAGE IN DANGER Advocacy Efforts Have Positive Repercussions: State Theatre in Hong Kong by G.W. Grey and S.F. Liu, Hong Kong, 1952 DOCOMOMO International’s advocacy efforts for State Theatre were decisive in the grading process being conducted by the Antiquities...

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Under Threat: State Theatre in Hong Kong

Under Threat: State Theatre in Hong Kong

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 is extremely valuable because of its unique roof...

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