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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Playful Ceet Fouad has journeyed from graffiti to sought-after commercial artist

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:18pm by Richard Lord

    ... Richard Lord life@scmp.com Whether on wall or canvas, graffiti artist's works have taken him around the globe, writes Richard Lord Ceet: street legal Not many people, when asked ... background is in graffiti art, has crossed over from the street to the gallery. Yet that was never his intention. Ceet started creating graffiti when he was 15 in his native Toulouse as a way ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - ARCHAEOLOGY

    Hi-tech technique reveals hidden 'graffiti' on walls of Angkor Wat

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 01:47am by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... 'graffiti' of Angkor Wat revealed Every year millions of tourists flock to Angkor, the magnificent temple complex which forms the spiritual heart of Cambodia. Visitors marvel at the dizzying scale ... some of these visitors felt inspired to express their piety by painting on the walls. "We think most of these paintings are instances of graffiti because they seem very random- ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - TASTEMAKER

    Canadian artist reunites with his inner rebel in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:16pm by Richard Lord

    ... Yuill became a graffiti artist aged 15, although he admits "artist" might be pushing it a bit. "Really it was what would be classified as pure vandalism. I just loved it- climbing ... red-handed and so I was never charged." His infatuation with the dangers of graffiti lasted for about a decade. Then, "I got tired of it. It's a lot less funny to get arrested at 25 ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - TASTEMAKER

    Gilles Dyan's Opera galleries succeed by combining his art expertise and his marketing savvy

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 11:16pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... says. Opera has run exhibitions with some of the big names in the street art world- think Banksy and Shepard Fairey. Dyan recently signed the graffiti artist who goes by the name of Seen ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - CULTURE

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

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

    ... display in M+ Museum opens its doors toKing of Kowloon's graffiti The late graffiti artist known as the "King of Kowloon" has finally won official recognition, with one of his works ... figure who died in 2007. Tsang left a legacy of graffiti on lamp posts, pillars and walls around the city that was derided- and often painted over- by officials, even though his work was praised ...

  6. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Star-studded MoMA dinner celebrates six new takes on Louis Vuitton monogram

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 04:44pm by Jing Zhang

    ... and the museum that opened in October. With Takashi Murakami's popular Vuitton cartoon-artwork monogram handbags, and the graffiti bags that Stephen Sprouse collaborated on, it was one of the first ...

  7. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Local brand Ground Zero brings kudos to Hong Kong's fashion scene

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 10:53am by Divia Harilela

    ... is my favourite; we've taken an outrageous graffiti print and made it into a classic silhouette. The tattoo-printed coat is another statement-making piece that might transition ...

  8. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Thai label Wonder Anatomie wants to appeal to the international consumer

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:37am by PAVAN SHANDASANI

    ... on display: the Baroque paintings and Renaissance statues. But it was one particular ancient marble, statue vandalised by graffiti, which served as his main inspiration. "Those different, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Art collective's pink tears draw attention to Johannesburg's run down buildings

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by GDN

    ... charging him with "malicious damage to property"- but he argued that the building already had no windows, and was covered in graffiti and rubbish. Also, the pink paint was washable. Many ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Jasper Johns exhibition at London's Courtauld Gallery

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 12:07pm by GDN

    ... in New York's Museum of Modern Art, spattered in paint that evokes nights of passion: it is called, simply, Bed (1955). It has graffiti scrawled on it by Cy Twombly, the other man ...




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