Germany meets China from the eyes of one born in China and living in Germany since the age of 14.
Read an interview dated November 13, 2007 with Yang Liu here.
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East Meets West: An Infographic Portrait by Yang Liu
Submitted by Rainer Falle
Source – bsix12.com published – [not dated]
The artist and visual designer Yang Liu was born in China and lives in Germany since she was 14. By growing up in two very different places with very different traditions she was able to experience the differences between the two cultures first-hand.
Drawing from her own experience Yang Liu created minimalistic visualizations using simple symbols and shapes to convey just how different the two cultures are. The blue side represents Germany (or western culture) and the red side China (or eastern culture):
Lifestyle: Independent vs. dependent
Attitude towards punctuality
At a party
Please click here to read the rest of the article and inforgraphics at bsix12.com online.