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  1. Antique instrument still plucks heartstrings

    Posted Jun 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Oliver Chou Dialogue between Guqin and Gragnani Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra June 18 City Hall Concert Hall The East-meets-West theme took the form of two antique instruments. Beijing professor Zhao Jiazhen treated the audience with her priceless guqin, a seven-string zither dating from the Song dynasty some 800 years ago. With that she opened the concert with the ancient tune ...

  2. Museum-quality Asian antiques

    Posted Oct 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... tapestries, embroideries and brocades to the fair, while Somlo Antiques (London) will showcase fine antique watches. Other major galleries include Kankodo (Japan), Mehmet Hassan Asian Art (Thailand), ...

  3. Here Come the Heavenly Horses

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An exhibition of Chinese antique horses and related accessories, featuring a pair of Tang dynasty painted pottery horses (above) excavated from Henan province. Today-tomorrow, 10am-7pm, Oi Ling Antiques, 52 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2815 9422. Ends tomorrow ...

  4. The Travel Show

    Posted Nov 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vintage travel posters, luggage labels and other travel memorabilia from Picture This. The gallery also sells vintage film posters, antique maps, prints and photos, and other affordable art. Wed-Sat, 11am-6pm. Picture This, Suite 603B, 6/F, 9 Queen's Rd Central. Inquires: 2525 2820 or www.picturethiscollection.com. Ends tomorrow ...

  5. SoHo

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... SoHo means South of Hollywood Road and is famed for its two main strips, Elgin Street and Staunton Street, but it has blossomed into a chic district packed with bars, restaurants, boutiques, art galleries, and antique stores- and rivals London's very own Soho. ...

  6. The Exhibition

    Posted Feb 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Exhibition Spring- New Artworks By Guan Puxue Still lifes of antique porcelain and glassware by the young artist from Shandong province. Her work features strong brushstrokes and vibrant colours. Daily, 10am-7pm. J Gallery, The Peninsula hotel, Salisbury Rd, TST. Inquiries: 2369 9062. Ends Feb 26 ...

  7. Books and Their Stories: Gems from the University of Hong Kong Libraries Collection

    Posted Jul 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Celebrating the launch of the libraries' one millionth e-book, the exhibition examines the university's antique book collections up to the present day, including George Staunton's 1798 edition of An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China (above). Mon-Sat, 9.30am-6pm, Sun, 1.30pm-5.30pm, University Museum and Art ...

  8. No 66 Hollywood Road

    Posted Feb 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... No 66 Hollywood Road Central District Size: 360 sq ft Layout: studio To rent: $14,500 a month Agent: Knight Frank This bachelor pad on Hollywood Road, in the upper Central area, is a five-minute walk from the Central MTR station and within easy reach of an excellent transport network. The unit is surrounded by food outlets, coffee shops, antique shops and the SoHo restaurant ...

  9. Incense and art return to the show

    Posted May 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Gilmore Cheung

    ... will be showcased by Beijing Seeks Antique International Auctions, along with quality fragrant wood from the Song dynasty. Aroma shops were popular with scholars, philosophers, artists, nobles ... The craftsmen's ingenuity was demonstrated through the unique and elegant designs of ceramic incense burners. Beijing Seeks Antique International Auctions will also showcase a number of incense burners ...

  10. In the spotlight

    Posted May 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pitt, Meryl Streep Favourite films: Seven, Analyze This Treasures: a collection of Elvis CDs, cars, Ultraman figures, antique watches, antique jeans Trivia: once a sidekick of Chow Yun-fat; one ...




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