Thursday, August 18, 2011

A New Role Model for Chinese Leaders?

Visit this link to read more about Ambassador Locke's recent visit to China.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Chinese City Bans Dogs

Visit this link to learn why a sign reading "No Entry For Dogs" is posted near the Confucius Temple in a file photo from Nanjing, China. The city sought to remove stray dogs in 2007, prompted by fears of rabies.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Lead: A problem of epic proportions

Click on this link to read more about Lead Poisoning in China: The Hidden Scourge

It seems, as with many things, it's now or never.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Agribusiness in USA and China

Please visit this link to read a recent editorial on business practices shared by US and Chinese Pig farmers.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

"Tibetan Bells" by Matt Green and Sarah Dyshart

Click on the play arrow to hear this sound file.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Art of the Mother Tongue - a Dialogue between East and West

Click on the Press Release below to learn more about this traveling exhibition. To download these images for your records drag the jpg file to your desktop. To learn more about 1708 Gallery visit this link.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Lu Guang wins grant for his documentary photographs of pollution in China

Lu Guang (卢广) from People’s Republic of China won the $30,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography for his documentary project “Pollution in China.” To see his amazing photographs please visit this link.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Tibetan Disneyland

An alarming report in the NYT about the relocation of rural Tibetans can be read here.

Sunday, July 4, 2010

Paper Journeys Reception

Paper Journeys will close on July 31. A reception honoring the artists in the exhibition was held on April 27. Photos of the event can be seen by visiting this link:

The exhibition will travel to other sites in Virginia. Stay tuned for locations and dates.