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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Review: Red Chamber in the Concrete Forest

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 10:20am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong kevin.kwong@scmp.com Red Chamber in the Concrete Forest Studio Theatre, HK Cultural Centre Reviewed: February 28 In Blast (2013), their last Hong Kong Arts Festival outing, ... with another original festival commission, Red Chamber in the Concrete Forest, that looks at how a local man's life has been affected by his sexual relationships with two mainland women. The play ...

  2. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - ARCHITECTURE

    Fai Au: an architect with concrete ideas

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf life@scmp.com Keeping faith in concrete ideas Fai Au could have worked anywhere. Born in Guangzhou, raised in Hong Kong and educated at Harvard, the 37-year-old ... centre. Au's church is a curved concrete structure that has attracted international attention for its austere but graceful design. Shaped like a series of steps, mirroring the slope ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Concrete action

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by Nadine Bateman

    ... to one he had already purchased as an investment and merged the two to create a unique living space for his growing family. “I always wanted a concrete floor and I had a particular effect ... home and it’s such good quality – it’s practically indestructible and will last a lifetime.”     Kitchen/ dining area The total price for the concrete flooring throughout the flat ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    New theatre piece by Tang Shu-wing tackles life's big questions with Apple-like simplicity

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... played by Wong Chun-tat, discovers another side to his sexuality. Tang's character may offer advice, but he is no guru. "This show won't give you any concrete answers but it serves ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Pride of place: showroom in Ap Lei Chau

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Jane Steer

    ... herself, the place exudes humour and energy. Splashes of turquoise and electric orange add zing to industrial materials, such as weathered, acid-etched iron and polished concrete. Giant ... concrete and mirror. The kitchen appliances, lighting and sound systems are hi-tech. Clients can imagine how their space might look and feel. It's a great starting place." As well ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Scholarships open a door to Burmese students, but some struggle to adapt

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 10:05am by Mabel Sieh

    ... officer of Child's Dream. "If someone grows up in a bamboo village in a jungle and then comes to live in a concrete city like Hong Kong, it's not eye-opening, like people think; ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Hong Kong restaurants turning toward sustainable, organic fare

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by JANICE LEUNG HAYES

    ... argue that all of our food started off on a farm of some description. But there are some genuinely enthusiastic chefs and restaurateurs who are turning concrete terraces into herb gardens ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Villages given urban look through design

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... of a design workshop to rethink the ubiquitous, three-storey concrete buildings denoted as standard for schools in rural areas. During the eight-hour road trip, the passing "landscape ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - ECONOMICS

    Book review: I Spend, Therefore I Am, by Philip Roscoe

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by GDN

    ... market. The logic of the search engine reduces concrete human beings to bundles of attributes: tall, dark-haired and so on. But this dystopic picture is based solely on a survey of the sites, ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Removal of street artist Invader's Hong Kong work sparks debate on culture and vandalism

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by Richard Lord

    ... Richard Lord life@scmp.com Destruction of French street artist Invader's work has placed the spotlight on culture, free expression and public nuisance in Hong Kong, writes Richard Lord Wall wars Blink and you might have missed it, but something rather wonderful happened to many of Hong Kong's walls recently. In January, 48 otherwise bland, drab concrete surfaces ...




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