Here are 10 things this great city does better than anywhere else.
1. Tonal talents
Native English speakers who've managed to learn Cantonese from scratch: give yourselves a pat on the back.
The language has a total of six to nine tones, depending on where you're hearing it, compared to English's zero tones.
No other Asian language comes close. (There are four tones in Mandarin, five in Thai and six...
What is Art Anyway?
To Plato, art was imitation of nature, but in the 19th century, photography took over that function, and in the 20th, abstract art overturned the whole notion that art was about representation. And although art meant skill early on, conceptual artists elevated ideas over execution. So what is art? Does it have to be beautiful? Expressive? Original? Uplifting? Intellectual?...
Artworks of Johnson Tsang
PROFILE OF JOHNSON TSANGJohnson Tsang’s works mostly employ realist sculptural techniques accompanied by surrealist imaginations. Johnson specialises in ceramics, stainless steel sculptures and public art projects. He especially loves to capture the beauty of versatile splashes with vivid sculptural expressions.
Johnson's sculptures have been exhibited in the United...