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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Mid-Levels Gehry flat sets record of HK$68,000 a sq ft

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Luxury Opus Hong Kong apartment goes for HK$455 million, or HK$68,000 a square foot Mid-Levels Gehry flat sets new price record A buyer has paid HK$68,083 per square foot for a luxury flat at Opus Hong Kong, the new Frank Gehry-designed residential building in Mid-Levels East, a record for an apartment in Hong Kong and Asia in terms of price per ...

  2. Magazines - Money

    Magnum opus

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Payal Uttam Payal Uttam looks at Frank Gehry's Opus Hong Kong, which promises to stun with both its looks and its prices 'Starchitects' like Frank Gehry designing luxury ... the Opus A mob of reporters gathers at the foot of architect Frank Gehry's first building in Asia clamoring to get inside. A bespectacled man in a black turtleneck emerges from around ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - INTERIORS

    Showroom by George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg in Opus Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am by Catherine Shaw

    ... FANTASY CLIENTS INSPIRE DESIGN IN GEHRY BUILDING When interior designers George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg were given carte blanche by Swire Properties to create a showroom "home" in Frank Gehry's Opus Hong Kong (completed in May), the Canadian duo decided to create their own design narrative based on a fictional family. "You'd think that an open brief is what ...

  4. Gehry's stylish Opus to be a 'good neighbour'

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei Wei.lo@scmp.com Acclaimed architect Frank Gehry says his first residential building in Asia, completed in Hong Kong yesterday, was designed to be 'a good neighbour' to the rest of the city. Gehry, best known for constructions such as the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, was at the Opus Hong Kong in Stubbs Road, ...

  5. Restoring former glory

    Posted May 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... OPUS. The project was designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry, who created the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. 'This site has a special place in Swire Group's history,' says ... it overlooks,' Gehry says. Elsewhere on The Peak, a consortium formed by Wharf Holdings and Nan Fung Development is working on a major site at Mount Nicholson Road bought for HK$10.4 billion at public ...

  6. Jun Aoki

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Richard Lord Every starchitect has their little quirks. You know: Zaha Hadid's latticework bulges and pointy bits, Frank Gehry's twisty funhouse warping, Richard Rogers' inside-out schtick- it's hard to get to the top of the architectural pile unless you've got a feature, a little visual tic, a distinctive style that makes a particular building unmistakably ...

  7. Who said it?

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... My case [shows] how the government uses public security and fines to suppress people they don't like Artist Ai Weiwei My idea was to [make] it a good neighbour to the rest of Hong Kong, not something sticking out from the hill Architect Frank Gehry on his first residential building in Asia Seems every... enemy piling on with the lies and libels. So bad, easy to hit back, ...

  8. Magazines - Money - PROPERTY

    The building of an exceptional attraction

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... unlikely.' Cubbon thinks the market is ready for flats with an identity, which is why Frank Gehry was chosen for the Opus. 'I think that's probably been there for some time, but the expedient has been, you know, draw out the maximum commercial value, which doesn't always get something that's different, unique, exceptional, artistic, whatever.' Gehry was chosen ...

  9. Talking points

    Posted May 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Swire shows off flat in Frank Gehry building Developer Swire Properties hosts the media at a show flat in Opus Hong Kong (left), the luxury residential building at 53 Stubbs Road, The Peak, designed by Canadian architect Frank Gehry. Construction of the 12-storey block with a single flat on each floor ...

  10. Mixed messages

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Opus, designed by the legendary architect Frank Gehry. We also have a story about the upcoming mandatory use of saleable area, a measure that brings some much-needed transparency to buyers. ...




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