Lin Huiyin (1904-1955) was the first female ar…

Lin Huiyin (1904-1955) was the first female architect in modern China. She was involved in the restoration of numerous heritage sites in the country.

She studied in the United Kingdom and United States, and helped established the Architectural Department of the Northeastern University in Shenyang upon her return. She also participated in the design of the Chinese national flag and emblem.