The Man Behind the Tower

Published for TALK Magazine in September 2010 Mark Hemel TALKs ‘supermodel’ politics. Perched 610m above Guangzhou’s Pearl River (well, 600m actually, but we’ll get to that later), the Guangzhou TV Tower enjoys the ‘tallest tower in the world’ title, handedly beating out long-time titleholder the CN Tower in Toronto. Architects Mark Hemel and Barbara Kuit… Continue reading The Man Behind the Tower


Did You Know?

Published for TALK Magazine in March 2009 Perez Hilton[isms] Being American gossip maven and bloganista Perez Hilton is a very divisive profession, so it’s not surprising that the man occasionally needs to get away from it all. Recently Hilton visited China for some much needed rest and relaxation. Here’s what the man himself had to say… Continue reading Did You Know?