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ABOUT XING ZHAO

Xing Zhao  is a Shanghai-based writer and editor specializing in travel, lifestyle, arts and culture. His writing has appeared in CNN, Time Out, OutThere Magazine, City Weekend, Zing, Metropolis, Men’s Uno, and Architectural Digest . He writes in both English and Mandarin Chinese.

Xing’s ‘slash’ career spans to marketing and creative industry insight consultancy, with previous project roles including the China correspondent for the London-based The Future Laboratory, curator for HKU Space International College’s Collecting Contemporary Art programme, communications for the world-renowned artist Francesco Clemente, and marketing & communications for the Best of British show.

To contact him, please email at kapazhao@gmail.com.

 


 

关于「美好事物瞬间」

少年时住在苏格兰的爱丁堡,那里的房子依山而建,父亲取笑说我住在山上。4月天的苏格兰8点后才日落,7点半的太阳照在公寓旁边的古城堡上,遍地黄花,叫人不由得想起张爱玲所说的看七月巧云、听苏格兰兵吹风笛,和吃盐水花生。喝傍晚那一杯苦苦的黑咖啡,波兰教授的橘色长袜,西班牙女生坐在咖啡馆的玻璃窗后面优雅的抽烟,校园里的长尾巴松鼠,夜半醉归者的高歌突然下雨了、下冰雹了、4月的半夜下雪了,5分钟以后的墨镜和大太阳,一年四季的长围巾和短袖T-Shirt。一个日常生活里的游乐场城市,寂寞人生里的美好细节。

Travel, lifestyle, and stories|生命中那些稍纵即逝的美好瞬间

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