五分钟:Five minutes with Bababa International – looking back on the Shanghai Biennale
Environment / Observing / The Personal

五分钟:Five minutes with Bababa International – looking back on the Shanghai Biennale

As the Sydney Pavilion closes its doors and the ambitious Inter-City Pavilions project comes to an end, exhibiting artists Bababa International look back on their experience of the largest international arts event in mainland China. Interview by 4A’s Yu Ye Wu. What were your first reactions to the Sydney Pavilion space?  We flew into China and … Continue reading

五分钟: Five minutes with Sydney Pavilion security officer Lu Yuliang
Observing / Temporality / The Personal

五分钟: Five minutes with Sydney Pavilion security officer Lu Yuliang

In just under two months, the Sydney Pavilion has seen over 20,000 artists, curators and locals walk through its doors. With just under three weeks of the show remaining, The Floating Eye blog contributor Joanna Bayndrian took some time to speak with the people that have seen the exhibition more than anyone else – the … Continue reading

Animation: Nanjing Dong Lu foot traffic
Comings & Goings / Observing

Animation: Nanjing Dong Lu foot traffic

Stretching between two of Shanghai’s biggest landmarks, People’s Square and the Bund, Nanjing Dong Lu sees a lot of foot traffic. In a day, shoppers, workers, tourists, commuters all pass by The Floating Eye. 位于人民广场到外滩之间,是上海最著名的景点之一:南京东步行街。南京步行街的行人很多,每天买东西的人,工作人,游客所有人都得《东张西望》。 Continue reading