Liang Sicheng (1901-1972) is a famous architect and architectural educator, and known as the founder of the subject of architecture in China. He is also an important pioneer in architectural history, cultural heritage preservation, urban planning, and landscape architecture. Liang played the key role in the design of the Chinese National Emblem and the Monument to the People's Heroes, and was awarded the First Prize of the National Natural Science and elected as academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He was also the father of the School of Architecture, Tsinghua University. Liang made great contributions to the building industry in China and profoundly impacts on the world of architecture.