Antiques in Běijīng

Liulichang Xijie

Běijīng's premier antique street, not far west of Dashilar, is worth delving along for its quaint, albeit dressed-up, age-old village atmosphere and (largely fake) antiques. Alongside ersatz Qing monochrome bowls an…
Swords in Hong Kong

Antonio Conceição Junior

Accomplished artist and former director of the Museum of Macau, Antonio Conceição Junior designs swords inspired by his city, Chinese and European mythologies, and the contemporary world. Allow two weeks for the des…