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  1. A life inspired by beauty, design, Chinese culture

    Posted Jul 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in coming up with a new design? After designing for the same brand for 10 years, people might think that the biggest difficulty is finding new ideas. Luckily, Chinese culture never ceases to inspire ... cheongsam, but we wanted to become a lifestyle-concept store. We wanted to bring traditional Chinese aesthetics and savoir-faire to the world. We wanted to reinterpret Chinese designs and to prove ...

  2. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Hong Kong lawmakers need Shanghai trip to face up to social issues

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:27am by George Chen

    ... Shanghai trip to face up to social issues Most of the time, Shanghai just means business, but the city has also played some significant political roles in contemporary Chinese history. The Sino-US ... strong cultural differences begin? The answer is, you can't. Shanghai and its population, public resources and even cultural matters are considered so sensitive that only the top bosses ...

  3. Cultural dwarfare

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by Alonzo Emery

    ... This problem is exacerbated by what he calls China's historic under-appreciation of contemporary art- essentially put to a stop during the Cultural Revolution. 'In the recent past, Chinese ... The former is famous for repeated images of bald Chinese men; the latter for repeated images of hysterically smiling Chinese men. The inaugural show, 'Beyond Boundaries', also features ...

  4. Business - China Business - ART

    Chinese art buyers help Christie's to record sales year

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 05:02pm by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Auction house takes in US$7.1b for 2013, cites landmark Shanghai auction as a highlight Chinese help Christie's frame record sales year Chinese buyers drove up Christie's sales by 14 per cent to US$7.13 billion last year, a record high not just for the British auction house but for any company ever in the art market. In 2013, Chinese ...

  5. Collared with another cultural revolution?

    Posted Apr 19th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... is to get men of style to replace their strangling neckties with the Chinese-style wear, starting with an invitation-only club of 88 distinguished gents from across the globe to act as ambassadors. ... with an Oriental twist.' Other converts were Andrew Yuen Wai-man (above with le Masne de Chermont) and French banker Alain Chrun. But a cynic like me wonders, is this a real cultural revolution? ...

  6. Culture movement

    Posted Aug 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and cultural critic that many Chinese consider China's greatest 20th-century artist, is appropriately located across from the new Duolun Museum of Modern Art in downtown Shanghai. In the 1930s, Lu ... Culture Movement influenced the entire direction of Chinese culture,' says Shen, who has a wiry beard and a crew cut. 'That's what we want to do.' His plans mirror those ...

  7. Museum, academics fight taboos to study nation's culture of death

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... offerings- is an integral part of the Chinese culture of death, but it is missing from all of the museum's exhibits. The practice has been banned since 1959 because the government regards ... Funeral Home, one of three in the city. The location seems hardly conducive to attracting visitors. Researchers at the Shanghai Funeral Culture Research Centre were given only 2 million yuan ...

  8. Business - China Business - LISTINGS

    IPO hopeful's business is built on a dead certainty: hundreds of millions of Chinese will die one day

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 01:57pm by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Ageing society boosts appeal of Fu Shou Yuan for HK pitch, bankers say 'Death care' IPO shows plenty of life Before Santa Claus visits Hong Kong this Christmas, a mainland firm in the “death care” business aims t ...

  9. A Chinese feeling next to the skin

    Posted Aug 14th 2006, 12:00am by Kitty Poon

    ... booming, and CCTV made a programme about it, citing a revival of national culture. Yet, it's hardly legitimate to call the qipao a product of Chinese culture. It was adapted from a dress worn ... Cultural critics suggest that clothing can signify one's cultural identity. I could not help but suspect that my tendency to collect these dresses from the mainland- a ritualistic behaviour ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MR. SHANGKONG

    Old Shanghai legacy guardian to be remembered for her writing

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 05:18pm by George Chen

    ... period of Cultural Revolution on the mainland, a political movement that pushed the entire country to the brink of collapse and caused huge ethical problems that affected the Chinese ... to the history, culture and legacy of the city in its old times, particularly in the 1930s when the city was known as the “Paris of the Orient” for its outperforming business and well-diversified culture ...




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