|Name of AAPI
|I. M. Pei
|What is the person’s Asian heritage or
|Area of Influence
|Date of birth or time period
|How did this individual make a
contribution to their field or to society/culture at large?
|He designed famous buildings using different shapes so that people can live in interesting buildings
|Why did you choose this person? What about
their story speaks to you?
|He is a Chinese too and I like his buildings a lot. I learned that we need to be creative when we do work.
|How does this person inspire you?
|I want to become an architect too when I grow up
|What surprised you as you were learning
about this person?
|I am surprised to learn that Bank of China tower is designed by I.M.Pei. I really like this building, I saw it when I went to Hong Kong, and I saw it in many movies including King Kong vs Godzilla!