Archive for china

The invisible man in China

Posted in art, Photography with tags , , on May 12, 2009 by smorkpress

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urban camouflagea collection of photographs from contemporary Chinese artist Liu Bolin

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Chinese fakeaway

Posted in Visual Arts with tags on April 27, 2009 by smorkpress

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you cann’t fool me with that

Optimus Prime in china?

Posted in art with tags , on April 21, 2009 by smorkpress

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There is a 40 ft statue of the new great Chinese leader, Optimus Prime
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The Punishments of China, as Illustrated by 1804

Posted in art with tags , on April 21, 2009 by smorkpress

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The New York Public Library Digital Gallery has a set of engravings from a 1804 book titled The Punishments of China
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The Longest Way

Posted in YOUTUBE with tags , , on April 21, 2009 by smorkpress


Christoph Rehage had a plan: to walk from Beijing, China to his home country Germany. In November, 2007, he started walking. A year later, he walked 4,646 km (2,887 mi) to Ürümqi – and though he didn’t complete his original route, the amazing journey had transformed him.
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