My boyfriend was browsing through an online anime streaming website, deciding on what to watch with me after dinner yesterday and landed on Mazinger Z, a Japanese robot manga series from the early 70’s. I’ve never watched it myself, but the series definitely gives him childhood memories. Interestingly enough, during the same time, South Korea … Continued

I’ve studied Japanese for years in my life, yet, my on-and-off practice with it has gotten me not much further than just conducting casual conversations with those who speak the language. The first thing I had to learn was Hiragana, the basic set of characters to the language. It was pure memorization for me, until … Continued

You can send your love through a Whatsapp message, a tag on a meme, an actual postcard, or even a precious gift; but rarely do we use, or even recall, the romantic embodiment of a handkerchief. Handkerchiefs are often understood as a sign of socio-economical status, a prop during ritual dances, a personal hygiene item, … Continued

Revealing fascinating and strange treasures which were once collected in “actual cabinets or small studies in which rulers and wealthy owners stored both precious religious, royal and valuable items as well as unusual specimens from the natural world”, The Cabinets of Curiosities, an exhibition by CityU Exhibition Gallery and Le French May Arts Festival, will … Continued

Wear mushroom-made clothing and be moisturized with an algae jacket? The third edition of Global Change Award has just announced the results of their latest accelerators and the breakdown of their 1 million euro to the final five innovations, which all strives to contribute to a more sustainable future by transforming the fashion industry. Selected … Continued

What some sees as “cult”, we see as honesty. Alice Waese has been known for her experimental surrealism designs ever since she has first started. This season, she continues to create limited editions of completely unique jewellery. For 2018, she has hand sculpted rings and bracelets cast in gold and silver. We find ourselves particularly … Continued

Several years ago, all of our press releases came from galleries based in Hong Kong. At times, we didn’t receive enough content so we approached galleries in Europe for their insight on trends and information on upcoming art shows. Now, we find ourselves receiving more and more information about art happening in greater China. Like … Continued