An Intriguing Journey Through Central Shanghai

Shanghai is known as one of the busiest and biggest cities in the world, and thanks to media artist

Fashion
8,392 Hypes 0 Comments

Shanghai is known as one of the busiest and biggest cities in the world, and thanks to media artist JT Singh we are getting a unique tour through its sprawling network of streets, subway lines, highways and, of course, people. Reversing Singh’s own movement against that of the city allows for us to focus in on his own actions and journey amidst 24 million others, as well as appreciate the simple pleasure of walking versus other methods of transportation. Singh is an expert on emerging cities and has advised many city leaders throughout North America, Asia and Europe, including those in Toronto, Shanghai, Tokyo and Fuzhou, on how to help cities engage with their global context through tactics such as enhancing local cultural economies, tourism and trade, developing international presence and attracting foreign investment.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Take an Inside Look at the New Blue Bottle Coffee at Shanghai's Kerry Centre
Food & Beverage

Take an Inside Look at the New Blue Bottle Coffee at Shanghai's Kerry Centre

The cafe’s second location in mainland China.

Take an Inside Look at Museum of the Future's "Journey of the Pioneers" Exhibition
Art

Take an Inside Look at Museum of the Future's "Journey of the Pioneers" Exhibition

Immersive worlds spread across three levels.

Central Saint Martins' BA Fashion 2022 Graduates Are the New Wave
Fashion 

Central Saint Martins' BA Fashion 2022 Graduates Are the New Wave

From L’Oreal Professional Young Talent Award-winning Alice Morell-Evans’ “knits and other bits” to digital wombs, QR codes, avant-garde technical gear and walking art.


Wóolis House by Arkham Projects is Arranged Around a Central "Heart"
Design

Wóolis House by Arkham Projects is Arranged Around a Central "Heart"

The project pays homage to ancestral origins.

Onitsuka Tiger Colorado Eighty-Five "Okayama Denim"
Footwear

Onitsuka Tiger Colorado Eighty-Five "Okayama Denim"

Following the unveiling of the “Burgundy” colorway just a couple days back, Onitsuka Tiger presents

Rich Homie Quan featuring Offset - Trap House
Music 

Rich Homie Quan featuring Offset - Trap House

Rich Homie Quan continues to drop off more trap bangers, this time releasing another single on top

'Space Magazine' Issue 2
Design

'Space Magazine' Issue 2

Focusing on the beauty of interior design and the affiliation owners and inhabitants share with

Chris Brown Finds Naked Woman in His Bed and Calls the Police
Music 

Chris Brown Finds Naked Woman in His Bed and Calls the Police

Plot twist, Wednesday evening Chris Brown had to call the police, on someone else. When Breezy

Nike LeBron 12 Low "Entourage"
Footwear

Nike LeBron 12 Low "Entourage"

The Nike LeBron 12 gets a casual update with this new colorway, the latest in a string of new color


Joey Bada$$ Announces First Annual "Steez Day" Festival
Music 

Joey Bada$$ Announces First Annual "Steez Day" Festival

In honor of their fallen Pro, Brooklyn-rap collective Pro Era, have just announced their first

Essentials: Rigel Davis
Fashion

Essentials: Rigel Davis

Rigel Davis may be relatively unknown in the West, but she is a bona fide style icon and one of the

Watch The Weeknd Perform “Earned It” This Morning in Rockefeller Plaza
Music 

Watch The Weeknd Perform “Earned It” This Morning in Rockefeller Plaza

In prep of Universal’s Blu-ray release of an unrated version of Fifty Shades of Grey tomorrow, The

LN-CC Reboots Its Store and Website
Fashion

LN-CC Reboots Its Store and Website

After being bought out of bankruptcy by Milan-based e-commerce specialists The Level Group, fashion

NikeLab Solarsoft Costa Jacquard
Footwear

NikeLab Solarsoft Costa Jacquard

Completely unannounced is the latest drop from NikeLab: the Solarsoft Costa Jacquard. Transforming

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Looks like you’re using an ad-blocker

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. Support us by whitelisting our site.

Whitelist Us

How to Whitelist Us

screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Under “Pause on this site” click “Always”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock Plus icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Block ads on – This website” switch off the toggle to turn it from blue to gray.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlocker Ultimate icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Switch off the toggle to turn it from “Enabled on this site” to “Disabled on this site”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the Ghostery icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the “Ad-Blocking” button at the bottom. It will turn gray and the text above will go from “ON” to “OFF”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the UBlock Origin icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the large blue power icon at the top.
  3. When it turns gray, click the refresh icon that has appeared next to it or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the icon of the ad-blocker extension installed on your browser.You’ll usually find this icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. You may have more than one ad-blocker installed.
  2. Follow the instructions for disabling the ad blocker on the site you’re viewing.You may have to select a menu option or click a button.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.