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"Keeping heritage alive for a vibrant and viable urban future"

AIA HK Chapter Citation 2016

Written by Ester van Steekelenburg on . Posted in Uncategorized

Urban Discovery is extremely honoured to receive the Citation from AIA Hong Kong, a Chapter of The American Institute of Architects. The Citation is given in recognition of distinguished achievements in promoting the value of architecture in society, and fostering public awareness of issues related to the built environment.

Receiving this, especially as it was the only Citation granted this year, means a lot to all of our team and definitely serves as motivation for us to continue our heritage work with local communities in Asia’s historic cities!

On a mission to preserve the beauty of Asia’s historic architecture

Written by Ester van Steekelenburg on . Posted in About us, Consulting & Advisory, Uncategorized“There’s a strange irony in the fact that many Asians travel thousands of miles to experience Europe’s cobbled streets and ancient town centres while seeming to place little value on their own architectural heritage” says Urban Discovery’s founder Ester van Steekelenburg an interview with Sarah Lazarus in South China Morning Post’s Sunday Magazine. Read the full article here….>2014 08 SCMP MAGAZINE