Archinect - News 2014-09-16T21:32:35-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/88758253/twist-proposal-to-turn-catskills-into-china-city Twist! Proposal to turn Catskills into "China City" Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2013-12-13T15:09:00-05:00 >2013-12-13T22:49:40-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s3/s3eayfi69hfp9m9w.jpg" width="514" height="371" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[The Catskills] could become a lot flashier, thanks to [Sherry Li's] proposal for the area: a multibillion-dollar "China City of America," complete with an amusement park, mansions, a casino, retail centers, a college, and more. [...] The Center for Immigration Studies wrote a comprehensive take-down of "China City," criticizing the project's potential for environmental disruption, dubious promise of job creation, and possible role as a stalking horse for the Chinese government.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/84448824/avatar-to-come-to-life-at-disney-s-animal-kingdom AVATAR to Come to Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Archinect 2013-10-18T13:59:00-04:00 >2013-10-21T15:16:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yw/ywq3tylghaly7g6s.jpg" width="514" height="307" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Our combined team has taken huge steps forward in &ldquo;imagineering&rdquo; Pandora as a real place for our guests to see, hear and touch. At the first-ever D23 Expo in Japan, we shared an early glimpse of the plans for AVATAR at Disney&rsquo;s Animal Kingdom park and I wanted to share some of these breathtaking images and a short preview of what&rsquo;s to come with all of you.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>