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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Temporary cover shields graffiti by 'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... "Those who care about the King of Kowloon care not just about his graffiti but also the memory of the area. The whole area is waiting to be taken over and redeveloped." Pak said people had ... official recognition bestowed on him after an exhibition at the Venice Biennale in 2003. Temporary cover protects King of Kowloon graffiti ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - CULTURE

    King of Kowloon's graffiti to appear in new M+ museum

    Posted Sep 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Legendary figure who took his calligraphy to the streets is finally given art world's seal of approval with one of his works to go on public display in M+ The late graffiti artist ... bought a pair of wooden doors bearing the celebrated calligraphy of Tsang Tsou-choi, a legendary figure who died in 2007. Tsang left a legacy of graffiti on lamp posts, pillars and walls around ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Plug pulled on Pac-Man again

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 06:47pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... The department was a works agency responsible for maintaining road safety, a spokesman said. "Any unauthorised materials or graffiti on public facilities are unlawful," he said. It would ... the nature of graffiti, like the street calligraphy of the late "King of Kowloon" Tsang Tsou-choi, was to challenge the establishment as it was created outside of the law and destined ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    French artist Invader brings his works to the streets of Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 05:33am by Lana Lam

    ... During his first visit in 2001, he met the late calligraphy graffiti artist the King of Kowloon, also known as Tsang Tsou-choi. "He is one of your city's great artists because what this guy did in Hong Kong, I had never seen anywhere in the world," Invader said. "He really took possession of the city with his art because it was graffiti, but not graffiti because he ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi's surviving street art threatened

    Posted Sep 22nd 2012, 12:00am by JENNIFER NGO AND VIVIENNE CHOW

    ... Jennifer Ngo and Vivienne Chow Surviving graffiti street art at risk While a graffiti work by the "King of Kowloon" has made its way to a public museum, one of the last remaining authentic street works by Tsang Tsou-choi is slowly decaying, its future still a muddle. The beleaguered panel of Tsang's unmistakable black-ink calligraphy appears on the exterior metal doors ...



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