chinese new year

Lunar New Year

Drugs, Crime, and Superstition: Welcome to Lunar New Year at an Australian Casino

It's the period in which many casinos make the bulk of their year's earnings.
Rhi Holmes
2.5.19
chinese new year

Why Eating Tonnes of Dumplings Makes for a Lucky Chinese New Year

In Chinese cuisine, dumplings are believed to bring good fortune, as they look like gold ingots. “More is generally better as a rule of thumb,” says London Chinese chef Andrew Wong.
Sophie Missing
2.5.19
Lunar New Year

Chinese Australians Reminisce on Scoring Red Pockets and Feasting on New Years

We asked people for their memories of food, family, and being interrogated about their marriage plans.
Christopher Kevin Au
2.5.19
Art

Step Inside a Multicolored Wonderland of Handmade Chinese Lanterns

Light installations, including a dragon over 200' in length, featuring thousands of LEDs, illuminate a London park.
Kevin Holmes
3.1.16
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Watch Queer Rapper Dick Van Dick Tear Up Chinatown in an S&M Mask For Matrixxman-Produced "Klln Knts"

Happy Chinese New Year!
Jesse Weiss
2.8.16
Art

Thousands of Origami Horses Form an 11' Tall Hanging Goat Sculpture

Belgian designer Charles Kaisin rings in the Year of the Goat with a massive folded-paper installation in Hong Kong.
Beckett Mufson
2.16.15
VICE News

Myanmar Backtracks on Rohingya Voting Rights

Myanmar is backtracking on minority voting rights, watchdogs are growing concerned about press freedom in Bulgaria, Taliban militants have been arrested in connection to the Peshawar school massacre, and more.
VICE Staff
2.14.15
VICE eats

Chinese New Year with M Shanghai

May Liu, the indomitable owner of M Shanghai in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, has been hosting a Chinese New Year's Eve party for 13 years now. Madame Liu takes no shortcuts in providing her guests and employees with anything they could possibly want to eat...
VICE Staff
2.7.14
VICE eats

A Chinese New Year Boozefest in Brooklyn

You know when you're eating something that's not soup dumplings, and you think, 'Maaaan, I really wish this turkey sandwich from a bodega was actually soup dumplings'? We do that all the time, just about every day at lunch. Soup dumplings are like a...
VICE Staff
2.28.13