Mosaic of China

An English-language podcast showcasing people who are making their mark in China. 一个轻松愉快的英语播客,展示了一群目前正在中国留下印记的人。

https://mosaicofchina.podbean.com

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 28m. Bisher sind 60 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 4 hours 16 minutes

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Mosaic of China with Oscar Fuchs: Bonus Episode on 'Connectivity'


Sometimes you don't know quite what you're doing and why you're doing it, until you sit down one day and take the time to evaluate it. And that's the day you might realise that the meaning of your work has somehow morphed into something you hadn't planne...


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   21m
 
 

episode 15: The Island Investor (Douglon TSE, Microdistrict)


Some say that young people are impatient, and are only on the look-out for short-term gratification. Not so with Douglon Tse, who spent his formative years pursuing a long-term vision for his life. This pursuit has led him and his wife to a unique island...


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   36m
 
 

episode 14: The Culture Curator (Noxolo BHENGU, Ndawo Afrika)


There is a lot being said around the world these days about racism and discrimination. Quite rightly. But pointing fingers and throwing accusations often achieves nothing. The thing that changes attitudes, at a human level, is both fundamentally simple, ...


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 2021-04-06  39m
 
 

episode 13: The Brand Interpreter (Vladimir DJUROVIC, LABBRAND)


When you live overseas, in some ways you take a leap into a new identity. You need to figure out how to fit into a new culture, while remaining true to your authentic self. Well, it's exactly the same story when your brand goes overseas. And when introdu...


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 2021-03-30  36m
 
 

episode 12: The Aimful Architect (Wendy SAUNDERS, AIM Architecture)


Buildings, buildings, buildings. There has been a decades-long construction boom in China, and behind every building is an architect. Wendy Saunders has witnessed this boom, and as Co-Owner and Principal Architect of AIM Architecture, has created a niche...


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 2021-03-23  33m
 
 

episode 11: The Solar Entrepreneur (Alex SHOER, Seeder Energy)


Personally coming from a business background where my main tools of trade have just been a laptop and a phone, I’m always impressed with people with complex and audacious business ideas. And Alex Shoer is one of those people.   In today's episode, Alex t...


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 2021-03-16  36m
 
 

episode 10: The Tibetan Merchant (Danma JYID, Yakma Body Care)


If there's one animal that is synonymous with the Tibetan Plateau, it's the yak. It has historically played a huge role in the diet, culture, and livelihood of the nomadic people of Tibet, and this symbiotic relationship endures until today.   My guest t...


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 2021-03-09  36m
 
 

episode 9: The Beer Boss (Sean HARMON, Duvel Moortgat)


China is the largest market in the world for beer in terms of volume. And Belgium is a country with a long history of brewing, dating back to the 12th Century. So what better guest to have on the podcast than Sean Harmon, the China head of the premium Be...


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 2021-03-02  35m
 
 

episode 8: The Handicrafts Designer (Jovana ZHANG, Rong Design Library & PINWU Design Studio)


In China, craftsmen are not always venerated as artisans. Instead, they are often denigrated as low-status workers. But there is a design team based in the Zhejiang countryside that is doing its best to turn this around, curating the myriad ancient craft...


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 2021-02-23  38m
 
 

episode 7: The Performance Exhibitor (ZHANG Yuan, McaM Ming Contemporary Art Museum)


We all know what to expect in a theatre. We all know what to expect in an art gallery. But in which of these worlds does Performance Art belong?  One answer is the Ming Contemporary Art Museum (McaM) in Shanghai, and one person who can explain this world...


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 2021-01-26  33m