'A Bridge too Far'. Maosi Village, Gansu, China

'A Bridge too Far'. Maosi Village, Gansu, China

A Bridge too far Maosi Village China

'A Bridge too far'. Maosi Village, Gansu, China
Professor Edward NG, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Photo: Edward NG


The typical 'architectural' bridge is one that solves the problem of span, context and load in as elegant a manner as possible; 'A Bridge too Far' is modest and chunky but nonetheless brilliantly answers the demands of the context . It is a wonderful example of how inventive architectural and design thinking results in something both delightful and socially empowering.

 
 
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