Scott Minick has lectured extensively in design history. He maintains his own consulting firm in Hong Kong, Minick Jiao Design. Jiao Ping taught at the Shanghai University College of Fine Arts and now lives in Hong Kong.
[This] richly illustrated book introduces the European-influenced
modernist graphics of the "Shanghai Style," dominated by Art Deco,
and the "Progressive Movement," influenced by Russian
Constructivism, de Stijl and the Bauhaus.
It was Minick and Ping's wish that this book help to preserve the cultural identity of China - it is evident with even a simple glance that their venture has been successful