Chinese architect makes his mark on Chicago

Global Business

China’s penchant for buildings isn’t just transforming the country. Some Chinese architects are also influencing how the world looks at them.

That’s especially true for a new museum being built in Chicago. Chicago is known as a world capital of modern architecture. A new design is taking “modern” to new heights-courtesy of Chinese architect Ma Yansong.
His firm is behind the blueprints for Chicago’s new George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art.

CCTV America’s Roza Kazan spoke to Ma Yansong on what he calls a “new type” of architecture.

Chinese architect makes his mark on Chicago

That's especially true for a new museum being built in Chicago. Chicago is known as a world capital of modern architecture. A new design is taking "modern" to new heights-courtesy of Chinese architect Ma Yansong. China's penchant for buildings isn't just transforming the country. Some Chinese architects are also influencing how the world looks at them. That's especially true for a new museum being built in Chicago. Chicago is known as a world capital of modern architecture. A new design is taking "modern" to new heights-courtesy of Chinese architect Ma Yansong. His firm is behind the blueprints for Chicago's new George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. CCTV America's Roza Kazan spoke to Ma Yansong on what he calls a "new type" of architecture.