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  1. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Handover graffiti project questioned by street sleepers

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Street sleepers were forced out by government subway art project for handover anniversary Bureau's graffiti a sore point for homeless In an unusual move, the Home Affairs Bureau has used an anti-establishment art form- graffiti- to promote pro-Beijing messages on the handover anniversary. The graffiti was painted on a purpose-built wooden hoarding ...

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    V&A Museum looks at tools of resistance

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:11pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... to suggestions. Makeshift gas masks made by anti-government protesters at Taksim Gezi Park in Istanbul, a robot that paints graffiti, and defaced banknotes and coins are among the collection which ...

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    Arts preview: artist hRLck's Empire of Dirt shows his pirate instincts

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:12am by Vanessa Yung

    ... decided to smash one of the four skateboards on the curb outside the gallery. Other than being a symbolic act which echoes the graffiti on it that reads "breaking the law", he says ...

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    Hip hop's tie-in to Bruce Lee

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... to early hip-hop culture. That's what an ongoing art exhibition in New York City sets out to explore. Featuring 12 graffiti-styled illustrations of Lee, "Kung Fu Wildstyle" debuted in Hong Kong last autumn, then made its way to Shanghai to start the year, and is now on exhibit at Lincoln Centre in New York until July 15. As far as graffiti street cred goes, it'd be hard ...

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    Tour of beauty: from galleries and installations to auctions

    Posted May 07th 2014, 10:49pm

    ... artist D*Face will present 18 new paintings at his first solo exhibition in Asia, “Honestly Dishonest”, at Above Second (May 16-Jul 6). The graffiti artist will also create a big public ...

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    Punk fashion at the Met

    Posted May 26th 2013, 06:20pm by Richard James Havis

    ... wear leather jackets, and had a pop-art look that endured for two decades.) To represent the US, the curators have recreated the New York punk club CBGB’s legendary graffiti-covered toilet from ...

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    Venice Biennale artist shuns spotlight

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... biennale curated by Massimiliano Gioni, the news barely raised his pulse rate. Lin is the second Hongkonger to be featured in the primary biennale exhibition (graffiti artist Tsang Tsou-choi, aka ...

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    Floating wonderment

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... and icons everywhere, so I guess that influenced me subconsciously," the artist says. Her installation work draws on the heritage of ukiyo-e, but expresses it in a modern style. The graffiti ...



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