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Saturday, September 5th, 2009

refocused web presence

Updates on this site fell off a bit after I returned to the states.  I’ve focused my efforts of late on my portfolio site www.jamesgeorge.org which should be updated fairly frequenetly with new projects.
I can also be followed on twitter.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

4 days in Malaysia

I spent 4 days with my roommate Billion exploring his home town of Segamat, Malaysia.
Malaysia is the most multi-cultural place I’ve ever been.  Malay, Indian, and Chinese all live harmoniously together with a slow paced life style.  We spent some time in the jungle exploring the fruit, palm, and rubber tree plantations.  Bought a fish [...]

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

A quick stop in Tokyo

I spent the day today in Japan.  First impression: I thought Taipei was clean, but Japan is Immaculate.
Coming into Tokyo last night and finding my way to the youth hostel was a smooth, organized, and peaceful experience.  People were very friendly and helpful when I was a bit lost.  Everything is well labeled transportation is [...]

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

三天在台北, three days in Taipei

It has been an action packed few days in Taipei!  淇璎’s (Flora) family was unbelievably hospitable and she made sure I got to see highlights from the entire city.
The first day was an art chase first to the Ceramics Biennial and then to the Taipei Fine Arts Museum for the Taipei Biennial. The Ceramics Biennial [...]

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

The journey begins. First stop: 台湾台北 (Taipei, Taiwan)

A few posts back I mentioned that I had scheduled my next trip to first Taipei, Taiwan then to Tokyo, Japan.  Today I completed the first leg of the journey.  I am staying with a friend that Alex introduced me to.  We have been chatting time and again since I knew I was coming to [...]