Julie curates China 热风

Julie curates China 热风

Julie Curates China appears every Wednesday in Hoje Macau.  “Chinese cool” in ancient times 八雅   It’s “Chinese cool”, not Chinese coolie. Being cool in ancient China means that one has acquired “eight graces”: 八雅。 Zither, Go, calligrapghy, ink painting, poetry, glass of something, flower art, tea tasting. These eight ingredients make you an ancient hottie. …

Julie curates China热风

Julie curates China热风

Julie Curates China appears every Wednesday in Hoje Macau.  Chinoiserie 此照片获中国新闻摄影奖 “This patch of land belonged to my family during the Qing Dynasty. It was our family property during the republic time. It was still ours after the Little (Japanese) Devils came here! How come that our land suddenly became yours when you (communists) took over? …

Everyday philosophy: Death in the age of Facebook

Everyday philosophy: Death in the age of Facebook

Life, death, dream  written in Chinese calligraphy. In my opinion, this is Chinese A, B, C. — Julie O’yang And nope, both Molli Bernstein and Jack Weinstein are complete strangers to me, just like Gypsy Rose Lee and Socrates are. They are not personal friends, but that’s exactly the point. JO’y Death in the age …

Julie curates China 热风

Julie curates China 热风

Julie Curates China appears every Wednesday in Hoje Macau. Zhou Fang painting: Tang women playing Double Sixes A vision of the male-chauvinist hell plus a poem “我是武则天。” “She killed her sister, butchered her elder brothers, murdered the ruler, poisoned her mother, and choked her own son to death,” so the chronicles write. Is China’s only female …

Top Belgian photographer Filip Naudts transforms author/artist Julie O’yang into albino

Top Belgian photographer Filip Naudts transforms author/artist Julie O’yang into albino

Filip Naudts is currently working with Europe-based Chinese writer/artist Julie O’Yang on a phiction – a photo-novel which will be published by an international publisher of art books in Singapore. The intellectual centipede Julie O’Yang is Dutch with Chinese roots. She has lived in England and the Netherlands and stays in Denmark at present. For …