The Largest Design Museum in Asia Opens

BY:Wang Jia

Edited BY:Photo by China Design Museum

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04 09, 2018

The China Design Museum formally opened to public on the 90th birthday of CAA on Apr 8. On the same day, five special exhibitions hosted their opening ceremonies in the hall of the museum.CAA’s students performed “Xiang Peng – Figural Space Cabinet of Bauhaus”, much to the audience’s delight. [Photo from China Design Museum]

 

 

 

 

Due to health reasons, Mr. álvaro Siza Vieira, the designer of the China Design Museum, was not able to attend the opening ceremony on the day. However, he sent a video to Xu Jiang, the president of CAA to express his congratulations on the big event and CAA’s 90th Birthday.

 

"Life World – The Collection of Western Modern Design" is a permanent exhibition that opened to the public on the 90th birthday of CAA on Apr 8. The exhibits are all representative designs of objects from the middle of the 19th century until now. They show the history and development of Western Modern Design over the past 150 years. [Photo from China Design Museum]

 

 

 

"Subversion & Reshaping – The Collection of Massimo Osti Menswear" is a permanent exhibition that opened to public on the 90th birthday of CAA on Apr 8. All exhibits were donated to CAA by Mr Zhu Qinqi, and they showcase the classy designs of CP and Stone Island, as well as the brands established by Massimo Osti, a talented Italian costume designer. [Photo from China Design Museum]

 

"Bauhaus Imaginista: Moving Away" is a special exhibition which will only run until July 8. The exhibition displays the development of Bauhaus in different cultures and political settings. It will also be one of the exhibitions to be set up in celebration of the 100th year of Bauhaus in Berlin in 2019. [Photo from China Design Museum]

The "Alvaro Siza – Beyond Architecture” exhibition currently opens and will only run until July 8.álvaro Siza Vieira is the winner of the 1992 Pritzker Architecture Prize. This exhibition displays his best designs in the fields of architecture, sculpture, furniture and industrial products. [Photo from China Design Museum]

 

"The Document Exhibition of architecture design of China Design Museum" is a permanent exhibition that opened on CAA 90th Birthday on Apr 8. It displays the entire building process of the China Design Museum, covering working models, design papers, related documents and recorded videos & pictures. [Photo from China Design Museum]