As part of the USC School of Architecture's AAC (American Academy in China) in partnership with Shanghai Tongji University - Alvin Huang will be leading a design workshop focusing on recursive towers.
The AAC will run from June 16 - August 4 and will include a two day design conference featuring USC alumnus and Pritzker Prize laureate, Thom Mayne (Morphosis
), as keynote speaker for the XXL: Supertall Buildings AAC conference
to be held in the College of Architecture and Urban Planning of Tongji University, Shanghai, on 16 June 2012. Other speakers include Yansong Ma (MAD
) and Patrik Schumacher (Zaha Hadid Architects
). UN Studio
will also be represented.