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Beijing Artist Kong Kong Wei

Beijing Artist Kong Kong Wei

Fantastical shoes and simple cotton accessories express the Chinese artist's creative dichotomy

by Alessandro De Toni in Design on 10 September 2014

Chen Tianzhuo's Picnic

Chen Tianzhuo's Picnic

Stoned astronauts, neon lights and religious iconography combine in this artist's striking works, on display now in Shanghai

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 27 August 2014

Seal Chen's Mixed Media Art

Seal Chen's Mixed Media Art

Found materials become creative and often creepy worlds of intricate sculpture

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 18 August 2014

Studio Visit: Li Ying

Studio Visit: Li Ying

Ethereal metal sculptures hint at the Beijing artist's ongoing continuum with time

by Alessandro De Toni in Design on 14 August 2014

Kathrin Von Rechenberg's Tea Silk

Kathrin Von Rechenberg's Tea Silk

The Beijing-based designer looks to an ancient textile technique to create sleekly contemporary attire

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 11 August 2014

THETHING, Streetwear From China

THETHING, Streetwear From China

The Shanghai-based brand that pioneered T-shirt culture a decade ago now offers a full line of attire and accessories for men and women

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 30 June 2014

Thingworld: International Triennial of New Media Art

Thingworld: International Triennial of New Media Art

A collaborative exhibition calling into question human relations with objects

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 23 June 2014

Ren Ri’s Beeswax Sculptures

Ren Ri’s Beeswax Sculptures

The Beijing-based artist devises works that explore the relationship between humans and nature, getting stung in the process

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 18 June 2014

Xue Geng's Stop-Motion Film "Mr. Sea"

Xue Geng's Stop-Motion Film "Mr. Sea"

The Beijing artist's porcelain characters come to life in an interpretation of a classic Qing Dynasty supernatural tale

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 11 June 2014

Earthy Yak Wool Products by Norlha

Earthy Yak Wool Products by Norlha

With traditional methods and local resources, beautiful textiles are made and a community supported

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 05 June 2014

SANKUANZ AW 2014

SANKUANZ AW 2014

From gaming culture to South Park, this Chinese label's influences are varied and always fun

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 28 May 2014

Liang Shi Restaurant, Beijing

Liang Shi Restaurant, Beijing

Contemporary design aesthetics provide the base for this 798 Art District eatery

by Alessandro De Toni in Travel on 27 May 2014

Gung Ho! Beijing's Sustainable Pizza Shop

Gung Ho! Beijing's Sustainable Pizza Shop

The Chinese capital's favorite slice is topped with organic ingredients—and served with art on the side

by Alessandro De Toni in Travel on 20 May 2014

Studio Visit: Xie Dong, Beijing

Studio Visit: Xie Dong, Beijing

The Chinese artist's nature-inspired bone china creations seize ephemeral moments

by Alessandro De Toni in Design on 13 May 2014

Baoputang Teahouse, Beijing

Baoputang Teahouse, Beijing

Pioneering a tea renaissance, focused on tradition, culture and spiritual nourishment

by Alessandro De Toni in Travel on 05 May 2014

Qinghe Cao

Qinghe Cao

Insights on the Chinese fashion designer's eclectic inspirations like Japanese fantasy tales and a look at her latest collection

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 28 April 2014

FAKE NATOO

FAKE NATOO

Zhang Na's Shanghai label, designed for the independent woman with a warm heart

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 23 April 2014

The Country of Summer Insects

The Country of Summer Insects

A nostalgic animated film by Chinese artist Tang Bohua, on the capital city of fireworks

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 18 April 2014

Re-Up, Beijing

Re-Up, Beijing

A cafe and event space aiming to be a 360-degree upcycling experience

by Alessandro De Toni in Food + Drink on 16 April 2014

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production

The Chinese artist balances between spirituality, irony, somberness and humor in his ongoing exhibition

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 08 April 2014

Studio Visit: Ai Weiwei

Studio Visit: Ai Weiwei

A conversation with the multi-talented man about the internet, activism and art

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 26 March 2014

Xiong Liang

Xiong Liang

The writer and illustrator channels the spirit of traditional Chinese watercolors into picture books for children

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 24 March 2014

Lu Yang’s Uterus Man

Lu Yang’s Uterus Man

The Shanghai-born artist's superhero rides a chariot made of human pelvic bone, and questions the laws of nature

by Alessandro De Toni in Culture on 21 March 2014

Trash & Diamond, Beijing

Trash & Diamond, Beijing

The city's first real second-hand store opens a new location in Wudaokou to the delight of treasure-seekers

by Alessandro De Toni in Style on 11 March 2014

Gao Guqi: Nature Bred, Nourishing Home

Gao Guqi: Nature Bred, Nourishing Home

The Chinese designer's new collection calls on his multi-disciplinary background and holds its roots in the concept of home

by Alessandro De Toni in Design on 05 March 2014

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