Amazing: Microsoft turns spoken English into spoken Mandarin - in the same voice
***** THE foreign LANGUAGE BARRIER totally shattered **** | speech to speech MACHINE TRANSLATION in Real Time | demo by Microsoft Research | MS developing a automated speech translation system capable of converting an English speaker’s words to Mandardin Chinese audio in the speaker’s voice, in real time, as MS’s chief research officer Rick Rashid demonstrated in a conference in Tiajin, China in late October 2012 | VIDEO http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nu-nlQqFCKg IN+7min
"TRIPLE PARADE 2016" - Dialogue Across You and Me to Them: Creator, Wearer, Viewer represents 79 designers and artists, and there are 2 joined exhibitions: RA Gallery Selection Exhibition, K.A.U. Collection Exhibition which in total represents 110 designers. Dialogue across You and Me to Them: Creator, Wearer, Viewer. 2016 - Shenxi Art Museum 12 Nancheng street Nankai District - Tiajin CHINA / 10 Nov 2016 - 16 Jan 2017
Tower of Ring, Tiajin | China (by EASTERN Design Office)
Take a look at the Vanke Gallery in Tianjin, China that uses a weathered steel and glass facade.
From Chinese Graphic Design of the Twentieth Century by Scott Minick and Jiao Ping. A new softcover edition of the book is now available. January 1937 cover for the Ark magazine, The Ark Press, Mid-China Printing Company, Tiajin. Tremendous changes were sweeping over China and the influence of Russian avant-guard design graphic was influencing Chinese designers as well as European designers.