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Hong Kong PolyU is under siege by the police

The Hong Kong authorities ordered the protesters barricaded inside the polytechnic to surrender. Local authorities threaten to use live bullets as standoff with protesters escalates Update...

The number of pandas in captivity rises to 600 globally

60 panda cubs were born in captivity in 2019, 57 of which survived, thus bringing the population of pandas in captivity to 600 worldwide,...

Two People Hospitalised With Deadly Pneumonic Plague in China

Two people have been diagnosed with the pneumonic plague - a rare case of the highly-contagious disease that is fatal if left untreated. The two...

51 children injured after man sprays caustic soda in a kindergarten in China

On Monday afternoon, a 23-year-old man, Kong Mohan, unemployed, broke into Dongcheng Kindergarten in Kaiyuan City, Yunnan province, and sprayed caustic soda in a...

Hong Kong protests: Man set alight hours after protester shot by police as anti-government violence escalates

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15 essential documentaries to watch to understand China

A selection of documentaries that will help you to understand modern China. Since Mao's death, with the consequent opening of China to the world, China...

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The Taiping Rebellion: facts, causes and effects

The Taiping Rebellion (太平天國運動) was a massive revolt in China from 1850 to 1864 between the established Manchu-led Qing dynasty and the Hakka-led Taiping...

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Super Me Review (2019): A Story of Lucid Dreaming and Redemption

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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...
LUO-YANG 28/09/2019 - 29/11/2019
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
LUO YANG | GIRLS
H27 GALLERY, Berlin
Migrant Bird Space is collaborating with the newly established H27Gallery for a solo-exhibition of Luo Yang's GIRLS.  Luo Yang’s GIRLS belong to a part of contemporary China that is rarely taken note of in the West. Related: interview with Luo...
Huang-Zejian-Bu-Yunjun 26/10/2019 - 21/12/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bu Yunjun | Huang Zejian
Migrant Bird Space, Berlin
Two Chinese artists exploring the sensuality and inherent eroticism of everyday materials and images. Both work in a variety of media, yet base their initial approach to art on the medium of photography. Employing amorphous shapes made out of mixed...