UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE
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Egashira, Shin

BFA Japan; AA Dipl; RIBA

Shin Egashira makes art and architecture collaboratively worldwide. His experiments include the construction of Alfred Jarry’s Time Machine alongside astrophysicist Andrew Jaffe; ‘How to Walk a Flat elephant’ and ‘Twisting Concrete’ which fuse old and new technologies. He conducts a series of landscape workshops in rural and inner-city communities across the world. He is Unit Master of DIP11, with whom he has been critically documenting neoliberal urban development in London. Shin holds visiting professorships at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music and the University of Hong Kong.

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