Originally from Xi'an，Qingyun Ma is now the Dean of Southern California University (USC) School of Architecture. He is also the design principal of MADA s.p.a.m, being named one out of twenty-seven Worlds’ Most Influential Designers.
In the past 10 years, he has led the design team to complete many projects and has yielded substantial design results, making MADA s.p.a.m. a globally focused architectural firm representing practibility in Chinese contemporary architecture design. The company’s works were successively exhibited in Russia ICIP International Contest, Vietnam International Architecture Design Contest, and Cannes International Business Real Estate Exhibition. MADA has also been awarded with the titles of Architecture Pioneer, The Representative of new tendency of Eurasia and jointly awarded by Architecture Record and Business Weekly. Now, Qingyun Ma is leading MADA into a company which crosses over culture, education, fashion, exhibition and Visual Strategy.
As a world renowned Chinese architect, and a native to Jade Valley, Qingyun Ma has established the Jade Valley Wine & Resort in 2000 with a goal of making Jade Valley not only the home of “Lantian Man” and “Lantian Jade” but also the home of wine.