For quite a long time, the concept of harmony between man and nature deeply influenced Chinese architecture. But with modernity and globalization, has that changed? What influences do architects working in China draw upon today? How has Chinese architecture influenced Western architecture, and vice-versa? And what is the best way of preserving the country’s architectural heritage? To discuss these issues and more, we’ve invited Benjamin Wood, architect and founder of Studio Shanghai; and Kai Sheng, CEO of Archilier Architecture.