Our Blogs


Archive for the 'RMB City' Category

 China Tracy at Tonight Live!

Paisley Beebe interviews China Tracy on the recently opened RMB City and her future plans for the project. Click the image below to watch the taped program.



 RMB City Now Open

After more than a year’s gestation, we are proud to announce the official opening of RMB City to the public. We invite you to join the opening ceremony and the celebration to follow, as well as to truly explore for the first time, “Your City in Second Life”.
Special Opening Events (6-8pm, Jan 9 / SL [...]



 5 Days to RMB City

RMB City in Second Life is about to open very soon. It is scheduled to throw its doors wide open to the public on January 9, 2008 at 6 PM (SLT). The project has been a steady progress of development since its groundbreaking on July 14, 2008. Cao Fei, the RMB City [...]



 NO LAB in RMB City

NO LAB in RMB City is a new collaboration between Cao Fei (SL: China Tracy) and MAP OFFICE created for Prospect.1 New Orleans, the largest biennial of international contemporary art ever organized in the United States. A special section of Cao Fei’s RMB City, a virtual art community under construction in Second Life, has been [...]



 Avenue Magazine features Avatrian and the Yokohama Triennale

Avenue Models recently launched a new member to their growing family – AVENUE Magazine. It proudly sets itself apart from existing in-world magazines by featuring exciting articles of the SL community’s movers & shakers on their SL and RL accomplishments. The magazine’s goal is to link both RL and SL, and be a platform bridging [...]



 RMB City website now open

The official website for RMB City is now open to the public. Apart from descriptions, images, and videos related to the RMB City project, the website also has a continuous schedule of RL and SL events showcasing RMB City. From there you can also link to the RMB City Blog pages for the [...]



 Yokohama Triennale in SL

“There are no nationalities or borders here; we are all world citizens in a future world where everyone lives his second life and creates his own values.”
—China Tracy
Cao Fei (aka China Tracy) together with Vitamin Creative Space and Avatrian is working on one of the biggest and most ambitious virtual project yet — RMB City. [...]



 Hamlet Au’s write-up on RMB City

Wagner James Au recently announced in his blog the opening of RMB City in London’s famous Serpentine Gallery. The gallery has been a home to the works of a lot of world renowned artists including China’s very own Guanghzhou artist, Cao Fei. China Tracy (the name of Cao Fei’s avatar in the virtual community, Second [...]



 RMB City in Serpentine Gallery, London

On July 26, 2008, the Serpentine Gallery in London will be presenting the RMB City in RL. The event coincides with the opening of the RMB City Preview Center in Second Life.
Throughout the development process, the gallery will be showing the construction stages and operation period. It will be shown at the Serpentine Gallery lobby [...]



 RMB City in the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

In Beijing last July 17, RMB City was featured in Our Future: Guy and Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection.
The exhibit had several computer units which provided videos on the upcoming construction of the RMB City.
Avatrian is the Chief Engineer for the RMB City project. For more updates on the current progress of the construction and additional [...]