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    Film review: Mr Peabody & Sherman is a missed opportunity

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm

    ... times in history. They are joined by a classmate of Sherman’s named Penny, and the trio journey to King Tut’s Egypt, meet Leonardo da Vinci in Renaissance Italy, and visit ancient Greece during ...

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    Izumi Kato's "finger paintings" earn high praise

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 10:52pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... in Hong Kong. Viewers are treated to a selection of his enigmatic works, which include rough wooden ethnographic sculptures and paintings of bipedal beings that evoke a primordial sense of ancient Egypt, tribal Africa and the extraterrestrial. The undisputed highlight of the show is an intriguing wood sculpture of an almost life-sized, imposing female figure curled in a fetal position, ...

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    Arts preview: Frank Gehry's Fish Lamps at Gagosian Gallery

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:26pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... for the Olympics. "I wanted to find a way to express movement in my architecture akin to the movement that I saw in ancient Greek and Indian sculpture," Gehry says. "When I built the first ...

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    Film review: Requisite thrills in Tom Yum Goong sequel

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:12pm by Andrew Sun

    ... overcomes a clumsy, complicated set-up and unimpressive 3-D to deliver the requisite thrills. An unscrupulous businessman wants to buy Kham's beloved elephant Khon. The descendant of an ancient ...

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    Out-there Unknown Mortal Orchestra mesh myth, legend and psychedelia

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 03:13am by GDN

    ... But at the same time the idea that something is ancient and mystical doesn't really lose its appeal because you stop being superstitious. I think that the occult at least has the idea ...

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    Arts Preview: The Legend of Mulan

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 10:29pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... Vanessa Yung vanessa.yung@scmp.com Vanessa Yung Charmed and dangerous THE LEGEND OF MULAN Hong Kong Dance Company   Like most of her countrymen, Chinese dancer Pan Lingjuan is no stranger to the folklore of Hua Mulan. As told in The Ballad of Mulan, an ancient poem written in the five-character form, Hua disguised herself as a man to join the military on behalf of her elderly father. What ...

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    Arts preview: Hong Kong Ballet brings a conceptual touch to Chinese classic

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:40pm by Mabel Sieh

    ... we go from here?'" Wang says. Also known as The Story of the Stone, The Dream of the Red Chamber makes reference to the ancient myth of a "stone spirit" who takes human ...

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    Arts preview: Spanish National Dance Company encompass many styles

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by EDMUND LEE

    ... (1984), a masterful take on Seneca's version of the ancient Greek myth. The piece is regarded as the most representative ballet of the company. "The three choreographies have many ...

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    Veteran DJ Fatboy Slim still has the hunger

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... on top of a bus. He's up for playing almost anywhere: "The pyramids in Egypt don't seem such a good idea right now, but they were always on my list," he says. As recently ...

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    Arts preview: Conceptual Walk Through

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am

    ... that were defined after their purported “ancient” origin. “I like to cast doubt on the credibility of established wisdom,” says the artist, who cites his Poison 2, an installation of books ...




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