Jacob Dreyer

Jacob Dreyer is a Shanghai-based writer and editor. Recently, he edited a special issue of LEAP magazine, and he has contributed to the Architectural Review and Domus. His book The Nocturnal Wanderer was recently published, and he is researching a second book about urban space and the creative economy in China.

China's Attempt at the 'Bilbao Effect'

A curvy new opera house is part of a plan to make Harbin, in northeast China, the “Venice of the East.”

How China Became a Country of Suburbs

If there’s a “Chinese Dream,” it can be found on the fast-growing outskirts of Beijing, Shanghai, and other major cities.