Things we’re likely to see in 2019

At a macro level, the world is in a pretty strange place at the moment. There is uncertainty across many countries in terms of political direction, macro economics, technology and consumer uncertainty. Populism and nationalism is on the march: Duterte in the Philippines. Trump in the US. The AfD is shifting the Overton window in […]

Merry Christmas

Wuxia-ing a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Predictions on 2019 to follow soon, now get off the web and do some real world merry making.

On the sofa: The Man from Mo’Wax

The documentary The Man from Mo’Wax was something that I’d been looking forward to watching for a while. Lavelle made his name as the guy at Honest Johns who was the go to guy for Major Force Records releases. Major Force was a Japanese hip hop label that featured the likes of Hiroshi Fujiwara Takagi […]

Out and About: Yunchul Kim – Dawns Mine Crystal

Dawns Mine Crystal is an exhibition on at the Korean Cultural Centre between now and November 3, 2018. I was invited to a preview of it. The title Dawns Mine Crystals a reference to the material world and its intersection with symbols and metaphors. It is well worth going to see, Mr Kim merges the […]

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五) | 금요일에 다섯 가지

I should have got this posted earlier but life got in the way. Things that made my day this week I had an amazing opportunity to see the V&A exhibition The Future Starts Here as a preview The local Unilever business in Hong Kong did their own version of a Dove advertising campaign. What’s interesting […]