Ultra-Modernism—Winner of the 2017 RIBA President’s Medal for Research


Hong Kong University Press is proud to announce that Edward Denison and Guangyu Ren’s outstanding study of the architecture and modernity in Manchuria has won the 2017 RIBA President’s Medal for Research.

RIBA President's Awards for Research celebrate the best research in the fields of architecture and the built environment. And the medal winner was selected from winners of the 2017 RIBA Research Awards.

Denison and Ren’s study is published as the book, Ultra-Modernism: Architecture and Modernity in Manchuria.

On the left is a photo of the authors receiving the award with the RIBA President (Ben Derbyshire, right) and head of judges (Peter Clegg, left).