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  1. Magazines - Style - INSIDE SCOOP

    Cultural revolution

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by VIVIAN CHAN

    ... Who says you can only see fine art in galleries? Thanks to Le French May, the cultural festival which kick-started yesterday, fine arts have been brought to Central's Landmark. A total of 11 pieces by maestros such as Auguste Rodin, Salvador Dali, Yayoi Kusama and Robert Indiana will be showcased throughout the Landmark mall, Alexander House, Prince's Building ...

  2. Magazines - Style - COVETED

    Smart talker: Goldvish’s Revolution mobile phone

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 10:59pm

    ... Vivian Chen WHAT: GOLDVISH REVOLUTION HOW MUCH: ABOUT HK$3.97 MILLION   Why: We’ve all been guilty of resorting to our smartphones to check the time. Folks at Goldvish have created a phone ... Goldvish’s Revolution is equally, if not more, impressive for its exclusivity. The phone is a joint venture between Goldvish and Swiss watchmaker Frédéric Jouvenot. Jouvenot’s patented chronograph ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Unsettling old scores

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... to put on a “rightist hat”. Harvard University professor Roderick MacFarquhar, in his three-volume series The Origins of the Cultural Revolution, argues that the 1957 campaign led directly to subsequent politically motivated campaigns, including the Great Leap Forward, during which at least 20 million people were killed, and the decadelong Cultural Revolution, in which perhaps as many ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    No way back

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the life of rural labourers. Also known as “rusticated youth”, young people continued to leave urban areas, either willingly or under coercion, until the end of the Cultural Revolution (1966-76). ... at the northeastern tip of Heilongjiang province, 1,600 kilometres north of Beijing. During the Cultural Revolution, 540,000 young people relocated to remote areas in the northeast. Although a great majority ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Elmgreen & Dragset's “The Old World” pokes fun at European culture

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott Elmgreen & Dragset's The Old World takes a satirical swipe at European culture by using surrealism and humour, writes Kylie Knott Changing latitudes THE VIBE ... The show takes a satirical swipe at European history and culture, areas the artists have previously examined, most recently in their exhibition "Tomorrow" at the Victoria and Albert ...

  6. Magazines - Style - FRONT ROW

    Restoring classics in watches and jewellery to new heights of luxury

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 10:58pm by Vivian Chen

    ... determined to withstand the shockwaves emanating from the quartz revolution during the 1970s. Nonetheless, it was no easy task to ensure the survival of the delicate craft of creating mechanical watches during this tumultuous period in watchmaking. Not even for Michel Parmigiani, who founded his atelier during the maelstrom of the revolution. However, his forte in classic restoration ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    48 hours in Beijing

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:52pm by KAWAI WONG

    ... European cuisine, it is located in a renovated 600-year-old ancestral hall, which was briefly taken over during the Cultural Revolution and used as a factory. The facade of Temple is quintessential ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm

    ... in 1994, a story set during the Cultural Revolution. Once asked in an interview which role he preferred, he answered, “When I meet a good director, I want to be an actor. When I meet a good actor, ...

  9. Magazines - Money - LUXURY CONSUMPTION

    A brand of their own

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... and Frenchman Guillaume Brochard in 2004, Qeelin describes itself as "blending the best in Chinese culture and contemporary jewellery design with fine French craftsmanship". Its products ... could be more related to one country when it comes to certain categories because of the history and the culture of the country, like leather goods in Italy," he said. "There's ...

  10. Magazines - Money - PRIVATE BANKING

    Inside the industry

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... as well as to leverage my working relationship with my [investment banking] colleagues," said Cheng. "Given the culture of cross selling within the bank, the seed has been planted ... the language. So there is also quite a bit of change to make sure different types of clients are covered by different types of individuals based on their culture and their background," said Cheng. ...




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