The Precious Leaves

The idea of “harmony between humanity and nature” is the essence of the age old Chinese cultural legacy. Feng Shui, traditional medicine, 24 solar terms, calligraphy, Go, tea… are all involved. Tea teaches one how to live, and after achieving the best of herself, Wang Qiong is now sharing the way of the tea. Let’s discuss…

A Steward’s Philosophy

The experience in Lee Garden Service Apartments Beijing begins with the welcoming voice of the doorman and the first ray of fragrance fleeing to the tip of the nose. The General Manager, James Tian, is like an ever-consummate steward, ever-prepared to solve every issue encountered by the guests. Those who enjoy travelling cannot avoid searching…

One of a Kind, or Nothing – Hu Sheguang

He made Viann Zhang blaze Cannes’ red carpet and let the 80-year old Wang Deshun grace the catwalk; he is a zealous advocate for Chinese culture, as well as well-versed scholar in philosophy and religion. He constantly seeks innovation and excitement in bold combination of fashion and performance art that integrates dramatic designs and Oriental elements, forming…

Ducati: The Impact of Speed and Passion

Starting in 1926, Ducati manufactured radios and typewriters at first, but as factories were destroyed during the war, bosses shifted to the production of bikes. Compared to other motorcycles’ manufacturers, Ducati annually produces very few vehicles, but in terms of performance, they are unparalleled. “Ducati isn’t about fitting market trends, but to push forward a…

Guo Tingting: Beautiful Woman in Movies

In today’s society, women roles are not limited to family, and the world will no longer be dominated by men. While being gentle, considerate, tolerant and elegant, at the same time, women also show more fortitude, courage, vision and wisdom – this is the modern woman. We see the unique charm of a modern woman…

Daimon Bistro

“The Demon Chef” Alvin Leung is by far the only chef to receive numerous Michelin stars amongst Chinese chefs. He has opened Daimon Bistro, inspired by Kowloon Walled City. It is where many immigrants live and retain their culinary habits, and combined with the local cuisine, create unique and exotic Hong Kong-style dishes. The Demon Chef incorporates these fusions into…

Joy Chen: New World, New Rules

An internationally known author, media figure and women’s liberation advocate, Joy Chen is the author of best-selling book Do Not Marry Before 30. Gaining widespread acclaim, it is a book about how to achieve success, happiness and love, encouraging modern Chinese women to abandon the old fashioned societal pressure to marry, and realize their own…

Poetic Destruction

The MB&F M.A.D.Gallery recently opened its doors to once again display Fabian Oefner’s works, this time in Alserkal Avenue, Dubai. “Disintegrating II” is the second installment following the “Disintegrating” series, the first which he debuted at the MB&F M.A.D.Gallery Geneva in 2013, that is a suite of images of high performance cars that appear to…

From Hutong to the World

Du Yang is Miss China World 2014, and also the first Chinese finalist in Miss World overseas since 2002. Du Yang is an authentic Beijing girl, has the unique Beijing’s cheerfulness and sense of humor, and the girl-next-door temperament, but in work, she has a firm front and unmistakable talent. What was the chance (reason)…

Opening New Chapter of Excellence

This year, Chery Jaguar Land Rover joined the 14th Beijing International Automobile Exhibition. Jaguar has the world debut of its first new model, Jaguar XF Long wheelbase; Land Rover also debuted the Range Rover Evoque 2016. With the new product launches and more advanced technology, Chery Jaguar Land Rover opened a new chapter in 2016,…