全球唯一“城市\建筑”双年展
THE ONE AND ONLY BIENNALE
OF URBANISM\ARCHITECTURE IN THE WORLD
City Curation–

都市实践 / 中国

URBANUS / China


Nantou Old Town is announced to be the main venue of 2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture (UABB), which is to serve as a laboratory of urban interventions. The UABB will beorganically woven into the regeneration of Nantou Old Town with the aim of producing a highly coherent, tailored and seamless scheme. The utilization of various types of space, including factory buildings, streets, plazas, shops, apartments and historical architecture of the urban village, will diversify the exhibition format. It is expected to provide an opportunity to experiment on the comprehensive renovation of Nantou Old Town via the intervention of a series of exhibition spaces, art works and events, presenting a strategy of urban regeneration.

Beyond the role of being the main venue of 2017 UABB, Nantou Old Town is an ancient town interlaced with historic, humanity and topics. Combined with history, the present and future, thisSpecial Exhibition exhibits the overall analysis in terms of Nantou's historical origins, developing process, physical space, and humanistic culture. The 2017 UABB Curation Process is be exhibited as a

part of Nantou Old Town Renewal Plan. It presents that how a biennale intervenes urban regeneration with the concept "City as the Exhibition Venue". This Special Exhibition aims to bring focus to the topic of regenerating Nantou Old Town, therefore attracting more people to pay close attention to the urban renewal issues.