Bing Bu
Three Cities Asia faculty

Master of Architecture, Yale University; Bachelor of Architecture, Tsinghua University

Bing Bu is the program instructor for the Syracuse Architecture Three Cities Asia program. He is the principal of One Design, a Shanghai based architecture firm with a focus on urban design. Bu’s projects include the Hongfeng Tech Park at Nanjing, the LVG Office Complex at Shanghai, the Wulongtan Resort at Ningbo, urban design for Zhujiajiao watertown, and urban design for Cixi central business district. The work of his office have been selected and exhibited in a number of important venues, including the Shenzhen/Hong Kong Biennale 2007, Utopia2 at CIVA Brussels 2008, and Chengdu Biennale 2011.

He has also worked extensively as a curator. Bu’s installation, Cloud Room, traveled to the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, Taiwan Art Museum in Taichung, and to the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, in 2011. He has also curated exhibitions including “Ningbo, the metamorphosis of a Chinese city” at Berlin Aedes 2003, “Un-natural” at BCA Beijing 2009, “Spectacle” at PSA Shanghai 2013, and “Fusion Power” at West Bund Art Center, Shanghai 2016.

Professor Bu has been a tutor for the joint graduate school Global Urbanism Studio by Washington University St Louis and Tongji University in Shanghai from 2011 to 2014. He has also been a guest professor for Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s architecture and urban design studio since 2011.