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YUKAI DU: MOTION DESIGN: CHINA & UK

Artist Statement: “In publishing, the word ‘anthology’ is usually used for a collection of literary works like poems, short stories, songs, etc…I created a collection of short animated images, each of them could be a piece of thinking, a scene of a dream, an imagination from a poet or a nonsense thought. I keep doing these small pieces when I have some time, here are the first 10 images and therefore I edited it as Volume 1.”

LUCKY KNOT / DRAGON KING KONG BRIDGE

  • location: Changsha Meixi Lake District, China, the capital of Hunan Sheng Province
  • Architects: NEXT architects
  • size: 600 ft / 185 m (length) & 79ft / 24 m (height)
  • project: 2016
  • photography: Julien Lanoo / courtesy of Next Architects
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The Majestic Mountains of Guilin China Frame the Liv River in a Dreamscape

Photographer Kyon.J  has climbed to the top of the city of Guilin, China to capture a magnificent view of  Li River and its surrounding majestic mountains. He captures the foggy haze of dawn, their shadows, and the sky’s pastel colored candy hue. The dreamscape seems like an otherworldy image composed digitally.

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Luxe Hideaway: Tour The Temple House Chengdu

On the outset, Chengdu might seem like any other city in China, full of gray skyscrapers and crazy-making traffic. But look closer, and you’ll discover a slower pace and long-held traditions—spicy Sichuan cuisine, graceful tea ceremonies and lively opera performances—amidst the recent high-tech boom. Read more >