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ONE CHAI PLEASE
One Chai Please brings you projects featuring traditional and cultural art and costumes from throughout Asia.
My Chinese name WaiSum literally translates to enlightened heart. This is my spritual project combining crystal singing bowls and my voice to create angelic melodies for performance and balancing.
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Creative statement We do not necessarily need to look to high-end fashion to see inspiration from Asia. There are many opportunities to do that right here in Melbourne. Showcasing traditional Asian costumes at mainstream Australian events is a great opportunity to start conversations around identity, traditions and cultural values. It encourages people to ask about[…]
The 2016 federal election is seen by many as an election where the highest number of women candidates stood for the two major parties: 59 for the Australian Labor Party (ALP) and 44 for the Coalition. While this is excellent progress, we need to ask ourselves how many women are elected in safe seats. A[…]
As the 2016 Federal election is approaching, it is timely we talk about the Australian political system and how it works, and what it all means. It was not until I ran as an Australian Labor Party (ALP) candidate in the 2013 election that I realised many of my friends of culturally diverse backgrounds (especially[…]
Vale Joan Kirner, our 42nd premier who recently sadly died from cancer at the age of 76. She was also Victoria’s first and only female premier. Joan Kirner became an activist after becoming concerned with large classroom sizes, which motivated her to be politically active. One of her legacy was overseeing the introduction of the[…]
It was a typical hot summer’s day in Melbourne and a middle-aged South Korean man had just packed up a stall, finishing his volunteer work at one of the city’s many popular community events. He was an inconspicuous man who was quiet and whose English was poor, so no one took much notice of him.[…]
Australia will fall further behind China and the US in gathering information about Not for Profit organisations without the charity regulator, the ACNC, argues Not for Profit researcher Wesa Chau. Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews in late January flagged that something akin to the American independent charity evaluator, Charity Navigator, could replace the Australian[…]
“I’m not ageist but… how old are you?” This is the type of comment that we have regularly experienced over the years and while it certainly has been grating at times our focus has been on gender equality so the frequently heard age references have rarely received a second thought. Combine this with our Asian[…]
The tension in Hong Kong has escalated and sparked a city-wide lock-down forcing the Hong Kong Police to use tear-gas to control the protests and bringing the Asian financial hub to a stand-still. The protests even spread to a number of global cities such as Melbourne, with Hong Kong students protesting outside the State Library[…]
The concept of crowdfunding has been around since the late 1990s – only recently has it taken off thanks to the advancement of technologies that enable greater social connectedness on the internet. Former Young Victorian of the Year and ‘veteran’ Not for Profit worker Wesa Chau explores how Australia’s Not for Profit sector might tap[…]