九龍半島文化創意激活研究項目｜Jiulong Peninsula Cultural Heritage Preservation Project
To save local cultural heritage from the destruction caused by urbanization, Dimensions Art Center, together with experts from China Overseas Huayi Urban Planning & Design Company Ltd. and Folk Architecture and Industrial Heritage Research Center, researched on the Jiulong Peninsula urban planning and cultural and creative industry development strategy, which pinned down the fundamentals of development of the cultural and creative industry, and comes up with practical and innovative solutions. Thanks to their efforts, Jiulong peninsula area is to be transformed into an tourist attraction of the cultural and creative industry rather than “a business center for enterprise headquarters” as it was previously designed. In this way, the practice of developing a city at the expense of massive demolition and reconstruction was stopped, and the art zone around Sichuan Fine Arts Institute in Huangjueping , the industrial heritage, local art communities are preserved.
This project is granted the third prize of 2015 CQ Urban Planning and Mapping Science and Technology Progress Award.