Arbor Coda aggressive all-mountain snowboard, 2009, made in popular and bamboo. The topsheet graphics are based on a handpainted Japanese silk scroll from the Edo period (1614-1868).

Ah Xian, China, a 50 Year old sculptor based in Australia, created human busts in carved red lacquer cinnabar and blue & white glazed porcelain.

Open to interpretation, the Chinese designs on Ah Xian’s busts comment on how one never escapes one’s roots and illustrate the reclamation go Asian art forms often dismissed as craft.