• Daphne Mallet: More art space can diversify hutong culture

    2016-07-26

    Daphne Mallet, owner of the Jiali Gallery at Beijixiang Hutong, has been living in the hutong since 2006. After working in 798 Art Zone for six years, the French artist decided to open her own gallery.

  • Brazilian Sinologist: My Chinese Story

    2016-07-14

    Studying at Peking University has always been my dream and the Confucius Institute program of a PhD fellowship is giving me the opportunity to try to realize this dream.

  • All roads lead to Sinology

    2016-07-12

    As a European child, my interest for China, Chinese history and civilization naturally started with the discovery of Marco Polo’s 13th Century travels.

  • She gives Chinese lacquer art a French touch

    2016-01-22

    Gwenaelle Chassin de Kergommeaux, a French designer and artist, wanted to create something for China, where she has lived since 2007.

  • Frenchman calls China his playground

    2016-01-21

    Nicolas Favard, a French jewelry designer, was wearing two asymmetric earrings on a December day - one bulky and the other, a slimmer one with a stud.

  • American dreamer in China

    2014-07-15

    Kenneth E. Behring was wealthy and successful in America, but it was in China that he found the true meaning of life. His work in China has ranged from donating wheelchairs to supporting many museums.