Antiques

En Vogue by Michael Ryan

One of the advantages of living in Shanghai is the great number of exhibitions, fine art and otherwise, that tour here. Amongst my favourites of the ‘otherwise’ variety so far have been the Tim Burton and Pixar shows. Louis Vuitton might not be an obvious choice when you think of exhibitions but they have an excellent array of historic travel paraphernalia on display at the moment.

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Prop shopping at Olsen Antiques by Michael Ryan

On the hottest day of the year so far we decided to take a trip out of the city to Olsen antiques. Not one but three gigantic warehouses full of antiques of all kinds from furniture to Remington typewriters. I didn’t know what to expect so I forgot my camera but had my trusty iPhone with me to capture some of the mood and textures of the store. Bought a few things but will definitley have to go back again. 

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