Art Local Culture The Linden Commons

When One Door Closes…

April 10, 2019

After twenty-four years, we have decided to sell our gallery/building and dedicate our attention to our expanding projects in China. This was a very difficult decision for our family.


Local Culture Sustainability The Linden Centre The Linden Commons Travel

Heritage Hotels: A Model for Sustainability

February 23, 2019


The 2019 award season is upon us, and we are honored to be included among the top hotels in China on Tripadvisor, Agoda and in other media.¬† Yesterday we…

Travel U.S.-China Relations

Working in China in 2018

December 29, 2018

In a year of increased political and trade tensions between the U.S. and China, we are now more convinced than ever that our nations need increased efforts to bridge…

Business Development History Travel U.S.-China Relations

Where is China? A View from the “stans”

September 11, 2018

10,000 miles. Dali to Kunming to Chongqing to Xian to Xining to Hami to Urumqi to Yili… five days of changing trains and hopping buses to arrive at the…

U.S.-China Relations

What can America learn from China?

June 30, 2018

This article was written by Brian Linden

After delivering talks last week at a rural development¬†conference, I was approached by dozens of government and private attendees all earnestly armed with…