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Could giant bubbles make Beijing’s historic courtyard housing more livable?

Architect Ma Yansong thinks so Welcome back to The Architect's City, a monthly series inviting an emerging architect to reimagine an existing structure in his or her city, submitting a speculative proposal for Curbed readers. This month, Beijing’s Ma Yansong of MAD Architects wants to bring new life to traditional courtyard homes. A shimmering, stainless steel bubble is hardly an unobtrusive object.
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