Artist creates a fantasy world of gods and ghosts on wallsArtist creates a fantasy world of gods and ghosts on wallsOver the past several years, Chinese artist Wen Na (文那) has travelled to many places in the world to paint her original images and stories of ghosts and gods on nearly 100 walls. The talented artist’s mural painting, which is full of whimsy and superb artistry, has gained her fame in China’s art

Alison Friedman and Ping Pong Productions: Linking China and the world through artsAlison Friedman and Ping Pong Productions: Linking China and the world through artsAlison, who has the grace of a dancer about her, which she is but only humbly refers to herself as a ProAm, impressed me with her bubbly …

Education in Sight: discovering the power of glassesEducation in Sight: discovering the power of glassesThere are many people who leave their mark in this world during their lives. But few actually make an impact. Andrew Shirman and Sam Wald…

A woman’s effort to revolutionize Chinese typingA woman’s effort to revolutionize Chinese typingCharacters, probably the Chinese people’s first and the longest-lasting invention, have boggled the foreigners for centuries. Learning C…

Taking a dip in Beijing’s melting potTaking a dip in Beijing’s melting potIt is a convenient habit to try to fit every new person we meet into a certain category. After all, this is the easiest way to store and …

Dreams on wheels: Two cyclists and their touring bike brand BoskeyDreams on wheels: Two cyclists and their touring bike brand BoskeyBirds of a feather flock together, they say. When Xiaoming met Xiaoming, two young men who have both travelled the world on bikes and hap…

Elyse Ribbons: China is my home tooElyse Ribbons: China is my home tooShe plays the role of a foreign journalist for The Washington Post named Margaret in the recently released Chinese movie Who is Undercove…