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Analysis on Application of Traditional Architectural Elements in Modern Architectural Design

Lihong Tong, Xueliang Zhu


In modern architectural design, the scientific use and development of Chinese traditional architectural elements is an issue studied in-depth by every building designer. Exploration is made from the application of humanity concept in traditional Chinese architectural culture. The traditional architectural space design applications, the use of traditional architecture symbols, traditional architectural elements applications and other aspects, have important significance to implant traditional Chinese architectural elements into the development of modern architecture.


Modern architecture; Traditional elements; Architectural design

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