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  1. McDonald's MTR graffiti-to-go

    Posted Oct 15th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... It's a scene straight out of the ghetto, with the graffiti-covered train rattling through the night. But now our own MTR is getting its first real taste of the street art - courtesy of McDonald's. The idea is the brainchild of advertising agency DDB's art director, Joe Wong. The graffiti is by MC Yan, former frontman of recently disbanded local hip hop outfit LMF. ...

  2. Abusive graffiti daubed on wall outside police station

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Police are investigating an incident in which graffiti abusing the force was daubed on a wall outside the Sha Tin police station yesterday. The two-metre-long slogan, in English ... arrested. Detectives from Sha Tin police station have been told to track down the person responsible for the graffiti. One of the investigators said it was possible that someone had daubed ...

  3. Childhood graffiti habit leads to a lifelong passion for art

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

    ... Sophie Taylor Calligrapher James Lung Chun-pang has itchy fingers. 'It's a natural talent,' he says. 'I started drawing on the walls of my parents' house when I was three. But they didn't even tell me off because they liked w ...

  4. Anoher tag on the wall

    Posted Oct 12th 2003, 12:00am by Brandon Zatt

    ... 'Democracy Wall' met a swift end. And last month came perhaps the most audacious assault of them all, the 'bombing' (as the art of graffiti is known) of the Great Wall of China. Today's graffiti is not only on the streets, but in advertising, branding and design, feeding an urban youth culture that is spreading from the population centres to the provinces like ...

  5. Paintings for the people

    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Annabel Walker

    ... Fancy a Chinese landscape on your living-room wall, but can't afford to buy one? Thanks to a new scheme that lends artworks to the public, you won't have to, writes Annabel Walker KOON WAI-BONG'S art has been in such demand his fans have jo ...

  6. Put your foot in it

    Posted Oct 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Puma schatlenboxen sneakers ($699, Pedder Red) Commando boots with buckles in embossed calfskin with antiqued and waxed effect ($2,700 from Emporio Armani) Giovanni calf lace-up military boots ($3,250, Salvatore Ferragamo) Graffiti suede pump shoes with bow ($1,290, Seibu) Quick sneakers ($750 to $900) from Lane Crawford Red sling back shoe from Bally (price unavailable) Chanel ...

  7. Leadership

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leadership by Rudolph W. Giuliani Miramax $76 The former mayor of New York advocates the 'broken window theory'' of leadership - if you don't crack down on petty problems, criminality will spiral out of control. He made the removal of graffiti a priority, and attacked 'squeegee merchants' who clean windscreens at traffic lights. 'I tried ...

  8. Hanging out at the dirty old man's club

    Posted Sep 04th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... and if we are not there, they might leave us naughty graffiti messages.' And thus another Hong Kong night spot is born. ...


    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... The graffiti daubings of the ailing 'King of Kowloon', Tsang Tsou-choi, are celebrated at the Venice Biennale- but scrubbed from Hong Kong's streets and museums, writes ... Swiss video-installation artists Peter Fischli and David Weiss and the renowned Oliver Payne and Nick Relph from London. And Hong Kong's Tsang Tsou-choi, better known as the graffiti artist ...

  10. Take the beat to the street

    Posted Nov 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... dance and graffiti. 'I'm really excited about the performance. I hope the day will arrive soon,' says Maureen Fung Tse-yan, 17, one of the hip-hop dancers. 'The show ... shows ranging from African drum jam, hip-hop dance showcases and graffiti painting. Party-goers can also have henna tattoos and hair-braiding done on the spot. The performers have been learning ...




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