Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said it is “very difficult” for China’s economy to grow at a rate of 6 percent

China’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.3% in the first half of the year, and Li said the economy was “generally stable” in the...

Interview with Jared Stone, one of the photojournalists in the video of Hong Kong police throwing tear gas grenade at press members

Jared Stone is an Australian photojournalist and fully trained emergency nurse from Melbourne. From August 30, he is in Hong Kong to document the Hong...

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said it is “very difficult” for China’s economy to grow at a rate of 6 percent

China’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.3% in the first half of the year, and Li said the economy was “generally stable” in the...

Interview with Jared Stone, one of the photojournalists in the video of Hong Kong police throwing tear gas grenade at press members

Jared Stone is an Australian photojournalist and fully trained emergency nurse from Melbourne. From August 30, he is in Hong Kong to document the Hong...

Hong Kong Governor Carrie Lam announces formal withdrawal of the extradition bill

After 13 weeks of protests, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced formal withdrawal of the controversial extradition. Carrie Lam also announced that a platform will...

Isaac Cheng, vice-chairman of Demosisto was assaulted by three men in Hong Kong

Isaac Cheng, vice-president of Demosisto, was assaulted near his home in Tai Wai by three men. He was repeatedly beaten on the face and lost...

Hong Kong students boycott classes on first day back

Hong Kong students boycott classes after weekend of violent clashes. Thousands of university students from different institutes gathered at the University Mall of the Chinese...

Interview with Zhang Bo and Zhang Chong, directors of “The Fourth Wall”

The movie tries to break the wall that stands between us and our lives, memories and future. Zhang Chong and Zhang Bo are both graduates...

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Author: Mo Yan. Origin: The Republic of Wine, chapter 3, pag. 25 “People who are strangers to liquor are incapable of talking about literature.” ― Mo...

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He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot will be victorious. Sun Tzu

Author: Sun Tzu. Origin: Chapter III · Strategic Attack, The Art of War (roughly 5th century BC). 知可战与不可战者胜。 "He who knows when he can fight and...

China is an attractive piece of meat coveted by all … but very tough, and for years no one has been able to bite...

Origin: Zhou Enlai to the Chinese Communist Party Congress, as quoted in The New York Times (1 September 1973). Zhou Enlai (1898 - 1976), 周恩来,...

Interview with Oliver Chang, author of “The Goddess of Democracy”

Oliver Chang is an illustrator from Hong Kong based in London. Recently, his online works, in particular "The Goddess of Democracy" (featured image, detail) have...
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Art and China after 1989 06/10/2018 - 07/10/2019
All Day
Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York NY
One of the Largest Exhibitions of Contemporary Art from China Presented in North America SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 27, 2018) — Bracketed by the student protests in Tiananmen Square in 1989 and the spectacular pageantry of the Beijing Olympics in...
Shirley Tse 11/05/2019 - 24/11/2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Shirley Tse: Stakeholders, Hong Kong in Venice Collateral Event of the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia
Campo della Tana, (in front of Arsenale entrance), Venice
Respected Los Angeles–based Hong Kong artist and educator Shirley Tse to exhibit in the Hong Kong Collateral Event at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. The Hong Kong exhibition is co-presented and co-promoted by M+, at...
SHI-Zheng-Embers 04/09/2019 - 18/10/2019
All Day
SHI Zheng Embers
Migrant Bird Space, Berlin
Shi Zheng, b. 1990 in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province, China, is a digital media artist based in Shanghai & New York. On view at Migrant Bird Space will be his most recent digital works “Frosty Morning”, “Embers” & “Celestial Fable”, featuring...