Andrea Lo

Democracy Endangered in Hong Kong

“One Country, Two Systems?” Democracy Endangered in Hong Kong

by: Andrea Lo

A new executive leader for Hong Kong was sworn in earlier this month on July 1st, coinciding with the anniversary of its transfer of sovereignty from the United Kingdom to China in 1997. An event […]

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Ferragamo at the Louvre

Ferragamo at the Louvre: When High Fashion Meets Fine Art

by: Andrea Lo

Salvatore Ferragamo firmly left its mark in the fashion history books this week when the brand showcased its 2013 Resort Collection in the legendary Paris museum, the Louvre. Having hosted shows before within its grounds […]

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Tiananmen Square Massacre

“People Will Not Forget”: Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre

by: Andrea Lo

As we approach the 23rd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, many are gathering to remember the events of June 4th, 1989, which saw protestors – many of whom students – killed by the People’s […]

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Hong Kong International Art Fair 2012

by: Andrea Lo

Having been steadily gaining global recognition as a premium destination for fine art in Asia, the annual International Art Fair was hosted in the city of Hong Kong over the past weekend.  With its status […]

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Chen Guangcheng: The Civil Rights Icon and His Escape From Repression

by: Andrea Lo

The Chinese civil rights activist Chen Guangcheng has become an icon in representing the fight against the repression and torment frequently employed on dissidents against the country’s authoritarian regime. The blind activist – often referred […]

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Aung San Suu Kyi fights for Democracy

Aung San Suu Kyi’s Struggle and Victory Towards Democracy

by: Andrea Lo

The political career of the newly elected Burmese opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has not only been characterised by her determination to lead her country towards democracy, but also by the many personal sacrifices […]

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Fashion from the Titanic

Lucile: Fashion Designer, Titanic Survivor

by: Andrea Lo

For all the media coverage on the 100th anniversary of the Titanic tragedy over the past week, it is surprising that many publications have failed to draw attention to Lady Lucile Duff-Gordon, a noteworthy survivor […]

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The Cultural Ambitions of Qatar and Its Queen of Art

by: Andrea Lo

A little more than thirty years ago, the sovereign Arab state of Qatar was merely a secluded corner perched on the Persian Gulf. The territory struck gold with the discovery of oil and natural gas […]

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Impossible Conversations

Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations

by: Andrea Lo

An exhibition featuring the iconic Italian fashion designers, Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, is to be hosted at The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. With the former being a prominent designer and style maven […]

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Hong Kong Sevens

Hong Kong Sevens: A Combination of World-Class Rugby and Merrymaking

by: Andrea Lo

The annual Hong Kong Rugby Sevens is part of a series of international rugby tournaments hosted under the IRB Sevens World Series. The 3-day event, held during the last weekend of March every year, was […]

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