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  1. HK's creative talent under the spotlight

    Posted Jul 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... painting, Chinese calligraphy, sculpture, photography, video and digital art, installations and others. Commenting on the calligraphy category, adjudicator Wang Tiende says: 'In this biennial, ... Koon Wai-bong, a graduate of fine arts from Chinese University and an instructor at the Academy of Visual Arts at Baptist University, won the HKCABA for his Reworking the Classics, ink on silk ...

  2. Hollywood wows mainland film fans

    Posted Jan 30th 2011, 12:00am by Michael Martin

    ... released in July depicting the effects of the 1976 Tangshan earthquake on one family, was the highest-grossing domestic film, with 673 million yuan. 'Most Chinese movies are total trash,' ... and stories that have never been told'. Karie Bible, a box office analyst for media research firm Exhibitor Relations, said Chinese films were still an acquired taste in the US. Bible said China ...

  3. Old photo is a window into very origins of Hong Kong's cinema

    Posted Apr 11th 2010, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... origins of cinema in Hong Kong. 'What we have here are nine mysterious Chinese businessmen,' Bren says. 'Finding out who they are will help us find out more about the China Cinema ... And for the most part, his story remained untold. 'Chinese cinema history is something that has not really been explored until recently,' Bren says. 'The fact that not much of it remains ...

  4. Also showing: Kelvin Tong

    Posted Sep 04th 2008, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... do believe in ghosts, simply because I'm Chinese,' says the 35-year-old director (right). 'I can't see them but I have a very healthy respect for them.' Moving away ... English-language daily The Straits Times. In 1999, Tong worked with Jasmine Ng, co-directing his first feature film, Eating Air, an art-house 'motorcycle-kung fu love story' about two teenagers ...

  5. The traditional arts are a precious gift

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In recent years, Chinese traditional arts have been dying, with a lack of artists, audiences and venues for shows. Chinese arts, such as music, painting and calligraphy, are in decline, ... do not know much about our motherland, and some of us might even be unwilling to acknowledge the fact that we are Chinese. The government's bid to rescue Chinese traditional arts ...

  6. Art's in the right placement

    Posted Jan 14th 2011, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... or other Chinese brands being smashed or flying towards the screen in clashes between the Autobots and Decepticons. It's not just the movie studio's nod to the potential of an enormous Chinese audience; mainland companies have taken to product placement with a vengeance, and they're tapping Hollywood productions as an effective global window. 'The China market ...

  7. Chill financial winds cool art lovers' ardour

    Posted Oct 06th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... indication. On the second day of the auction, 71 of 110 lots of 20th century Chinese art on offer went unsold. Those that were sold fetched about HK$35 million, according to the New York-based auction ... to comment on the suggestion that price estimates had been overblown. Yesterday's sale of contemporary Chinese art also saw 37 of the 187 lots on offer unsold. Those that sold fetched a total ...

  8. Art buffs thrive amid quiet times

    Posted Aug 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... which underscores the change in Chinese art's importance in the world. The woman collector is one of those who have benefited from the art boom. She quit foreign currency trading in 2003 ... on the Chinese art website artron.net, the price of a brush painting of a family's Lunar New Year's Day by Qing dynasty artist Lu Yuan (late 17th/early 18th century) doubled in three years. ...

  9. Art with a message for quake victims

    Posted Mar 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Arts Ambassadors-in-School Scheme is organised by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. It encourages students to take their passion for the arts beyond the campus and into the wider community. The ambassadors will take part in a series of arts programmes during the school holidays. This week's artist is Aileen Lung Yik-tung, a Form Six student from Heep Yunn School who ...

  10. Arts

    Posted Mar 31st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Angel Art, 58 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2851 6882. Ends today Sun Guangyi The Chinese artist's paintings express a connection between the material world and his spiritual world. ... was raped by her captors while music by Schubert was played in the background. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Until Apr 2, 7.45pm, also Apr 3, 2.45pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, ...




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