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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Picking up the pieces

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Kylie Knott

    ... watermills, clay soaking tanks and kilns. Conservation groups have voiced concerns about the area, demanding the preservation of Wun Yiu. Despite their protests, little has been done to protect ...

  2. 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

    ... for simplicity. It's a way of life. We know the meaning of our lives," says Tang. "It's important that he didn't ask what computers can do, but what humans can use the computer to accomplish. It applies to how we live our lives. It's time to stop asking what life is, but how we can live our lives to make them better. These two questions make a world of difference." ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Hong Kong Dance Company treasures the mundane

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

    ... Vanessa Yung It GROWS ON YOU BEANS Hong Kong Dance Company   It is easy to take the mundane for granted: the fridge we open, the cushion we hug and the stool we sit on — these are everyday items. But for dancer-choreographer Ivy Tsui Yik-chit, it is important for us to recognise even the most trivial things we have become accustomed to living with daily. Site-specific dance strikes ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Playwright pens tale of Hong Kong and its expat 'filth'

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 04:51am by Lana Lam, DANNY LEE

    ... of city and its expat 'filth' First there were the "filth". Now there's the "fishtail". For those who lived in Hong Kong during the 1980s and early 1990s, ... said. The play's four main characters are all friends from Britain who decide to start new lives in Hong Kong. There's Joe, an American banker and wannabe poet and his wife Rebecca, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Exhibition invites visitors to take a sideways look at our vertical city

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 05:09am by Lana Lam

    ... sensory overload, but the scene also planted the seed of an idea. The Australian decided he wanted to take a sideways look at Hong Kong's vertical style of living by getting people to think ... the higher up you lived. "Hong Kong is so vertically stacked," Alwast said. "What I wanted to show is that the ground is the common thing. Whether you are elevated or not … the common ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Artist's works speak of Hong Kong society's dysfunctions

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 05:13am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com British-Nigerian man addresses city's greed and obsession with luxury goods through his art Artist's works speak of society's dysfunctions While Hong Kong is one of the world's wealthiest cities, a fifth of its population is classed as poor, and more than 1.3 million of its people live in poverty. This is just one of the startling ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Taiwan's 'first daughter' Lesley Ma joins West Kowloon arts hub

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... University and lived a low-profile life in the US. In 2005 she joined the studio of Cai, a prominent contemporary artist famous for his works with gunpowder, as project director until 2009. M+ ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    A song and dance about village life

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... which was demolished in 2011. While writing the script they interviewed more than 20 villagers. Some have already moved to public housing, but others are awaiting relocation - living ... said. Actor and producer Desmond Lai Ho-yin said: "They cherish their memories. "While not all of them farmed, they cherish the times they lived in their old homes." One man ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - ARTS

    Book: 'Avant Garde Art Groups in China, 1979-1989' by Paul Gladston

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by JINGAN YOUNG

    ... of transcribed, translated interviews with the artists between 2006 and 2010. Why interviews? Gladston's rationale is that interviews provide the "lived experience of art-making that have ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    World Monuments Fund turns its focus to Myanmar's heritage sites

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... anything," she says. "But now the situation has changed radically overnight." With help from a local conservation group, the Yangon Heritage Trust (YHT), her team was able to identify ... resources. Neither has Myanmar been selected for its watch list, but the WMF hopes 2014 will present an opportunity for them to work more closely together. Next year's watch list ...




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