Cover of “Street of Eternal Happiness: Big City Dreams Along a Shanghai Road” by Rob Schmitz, Crown Publishers, May 2016

Rob Schmitz on Shanghai’s ‘Street of Eternal Happiness’ - The New York Times Street of Eternal Happiness (Chinese)

“Mapping Shanghai’s Living History”, Nihao Shanghai conference, December, 2015

Himalayas Nihao Shanghai NOV15

My introduction on shikumens and lilongs, Lonely Planet Shanghai, May 2015

Lonely Planet Shanghai

I am “The Flâneur” on Shanghai in Design Anthology magazine, Issue 7, Winter 2015

Design Anthology Flaneur OCT15

“A Former Shanghai ‘Comfort House'”, The Guardian, April, 2015

Guardian Comfort House APR15

Introducing lilongs and shikumen in Discovery World Canada: Waterfront Cities – Shanghai, January 2015

Vimeo Video Short SAT

Feature in “Calling the Shots: The Photography Issue”, That’s Shanghai, January 2015

Thats SHA SAT feature 1 Thats SHA SAT feature 2

Four part photography series for The Anthill, December 2014

Anthill SAT 2014

“The 10 Best City Books of 2014”, December 2014

Screen Shot 2018-04-29 at 00.19.53

“Shanghai Street Stories: The Underrated Beauty of Shanghai’s Shikumen Lilongs”, Shanghai Expatriate Association Courier magazine, September 2014

Shanghai Expat Assoc 1 Shanghai Expat Assoc 2

Interviewed in “Social Shanghai: How the World Should Market to China”, September 2014

Social Media Shanghai

“A Guide to Shanghai’s Teahouses”, Virgin Atlantic Blog, September 2014

Virgin Media Tea

Feature on Shanghai Street Stories, Talk Magazine, August 2014

Shanghai Talk AUG14 01 Shanghai Talk AUG14 02

Interview with CAPA on Shanghai Street Stories, July 2014

CAPA Education Interview

Featured on “Shanghai: Ville de Toutes les Possibilities”, aired 20 May, 2014, on Canada, Montreal’s TV 5

Montreal TV5 Screenshot 2


“IM FOKUS: 10 Lieblingsorte: Sue Anne Tay”,, May 2014 Shanghai In Fokus 1

“Left Behind, Shanghai’s Older Generation Hark Back to Chairman Mao”, The Guardian, April, 2014

Guardian Hark Mao APR14

Blogger of the Week, an Urbanist Guide to Shanghai, Video Manifesto, The Guardian, week of April 5, 2014

Guardian Screenshot Urbanist View of Shanghai

“Year in Review: Five Properties Wipes Out in 2013”, Shanghaiist, December 2013

2013 In Review Shanghaiist

Featured in National Public Radio (NPR) for Help Portrait Shanghai, “For Working-Class Chinese, ‘Picture Day’ Is A Rare Treat”, December 2013

NPR Help Portrait

“Bazaars of Kyrgyzstan” photography exhibit, SPRMRKT Singapore, July-September 2013

SATay Bazaars of Kyrgyzstan

SPRMRKT artist interview: 3 minutes with Sue Anne Tay, July 2013

SPRMRKT Feature and Interview 01

“Leading a Horse to Water: China’s First Faltering Steps to Building Trade Links with Uzbekistan”, Caravan Magazine, March 2013

Caravan China-Uzbek Trade Fair 01  Caravan China-Uzbek Trade Fair 03

 “Interview: From Shanghai to Central Asia”《从上海到中亚: 城市街头摄影指南》, 信睿 (The Thinker), September 2012

The Thinker

Gallery/Interview: Photographer Sue Anne Tay Captures Kyrgyzstan’s Bustling Bazaars, Asia Society, July 2012

120703 Aisa Society Feature Kyrgyzstan

“西陲之外的中国足迹”, 南方窗,  “China’s Footprint Beyond Its Western Borders”, 南风窗 Southern Window, July 2012

Southern Window JUL12

Feature Artist: Sue Anne Tay, Poems and Photography – The Anniversary Issue, Unshod Quills, June 2012

Unshod Quills JUN12

Contributions to UrbanPhoto incl. The Ningbo History Museum, Shanghai’s Seventh-Day Adventist Church and Public Service Murals in Suzhou, 2011-12


The Elegant History of Shanghai’s Rundown Communal Villas, The Atlantic, March 2012

Shanghai Villas Atlantic Cities APR12

Sunrise on the Shanghai Bund for travellers to China, Take Me to Travel lifestyle E-zine, January 2012

Take Me to Travel JAN12

An interview with China-based bespoke travel agency, Wild China, December 2011

Wild China DEC11

The Lowry Interpreter, A Rally in Kygyzstan, October 2011

Political Rally in Kyrgyzstan OCT11

A review of, Amateur Photographer, UK, August 2011

Amatuer Photographer Review AUG11

Exploring Shantou’s Vanishing Treaty Port Architecture , Ctrip’s The China Travel blog, June 2011

China Travel Shantou

two cities Gallery interviews me about street photography and The Roving Exhibit, June 2011

TwoCities JUN11

Shanghai 24-7 interviews me about photography and The Roving Exhibit,  June 2011

Shanghai 247 JUN11

A very generous feature in Notes from Xi’an, May 2011

Notes from Xian

“A Trip to the Cold War’s Last Border”, The Lowry Interpreter, April, 2011

North Korea Border APR11

“Still More Shanghai Walks”,  authored by Patrick Cranley, Duncan Hewitt, Tess Johnston, Lisa Movius, Bill Savadove and Sue Anne Tay. Published by Old China Hand Press, March 2011

Still More Shanghai Walks

National Geographic, Travel Photo of the Week, March 2011

NatGeo Karakul Lake Xinjiang MAR11

Adam Minter of Shanghai Scrap interviews me on blogging and Shanghai Street Stories, October 2010

The Lowry Interpreter, Notes on the Silk Road: Urumqi, Kashgar, Tashkorgan, October – November, 2010

Notes on Silk Road Kashgar OCT10

“Sue Anne Tay: Construct, Demolish, Repeat (an addendum)”, Shanghaiist, September 10, 2010

Shanghaiist DEC10

“Being Jewish in Shanghai”, The Atlantic,  September 8, 2010

Being Jewish in Shanghai The Atlantic SEP10

《看客》第2期:上海的另一面, 网易新闻图片中心, Netease, July 2010

Neteast (fr FOPO) JUL10

“Bulldozed in Shanghai – An FP Photo Essay”, Foreign Policy, 14 July 2010

Bulldozed in Shanghai FOPO JUL10

“Photography: Sue Anne’s Shanghai Street Stories”, Koi Koi Koi, 13 July 2010

Koi Koi JUL10

<2010 我在上海 世博特刊> “2010 In Shanghai, World Expo Special”, Lion Travels, May 2010

2010 我在上海 cover

“The People behind Electric Bikes”, Momentum Magazine, Momentum Planet, May 2010

Momentum Ebikes MAY10

“Shanghai Street Stories”,US-China Today, University of Southern California, April 2010

USC US-China Today APR10

“Arbeitsmarkt China: Ausweg für deutsche Fachkräfte?”, Sourcing Asia (06 2009/01 2010)

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