Urban Design: Chongqing SketchUp

By December 29, 2007 No Comments

Chongqing is the largest and most populous of the People’s Republic of China’s four provincial-level municipalities. With a population of over 4.1million the area is experiencing unprecedented growth.

Embedded below is a proposal conceived by Rêve architectes associés, rendered in SketchUp the compression shows in the quality but it provides a good indication of how good SketchUp can be when it is used well:

Rêve architectes associés is a chinese and french agency created in Shanghai by Zhang Liang et Vincent Pavard.

See the Rêve site for more details.


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.