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  1. Graffiti artists take on greedy landlords

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Paggie Leung

    ... with Andrew Sun, additional reporting by Paggie Leung Hong Kong's notoriously small flat size is the theme of a new installation by a group of anonymous street graffiti artists called ST/ART. 450 sq. ft. is the exhibit starting July 1 at the idN Gallery (5-9 Gresson Street, Wan Chai). It explores discontent with greedy landlords and shoebox apartments. 'The rent of my ...

  2. A pair of dreamers

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of 'Daydreaming' as 'a very conscious continuation' of what happened in London. Some of the artists are the same, such as American graffiti artist Futura 2000; 3D (aka Robert Del Naja) of Massive ...

  3. Artists to hold shows in support of Ai Weiwei

    Posted May 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and graffiti campaigns in his support over the past weeks- some in defiance of police warnings. 'The difference between Hong Kong and mainland artists is that we can still tell the truth,' ...

  4. Emperor's new clothes

    Posted Sep 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... traditions, as seen in her signature satin silk ballerina slippers embellished with modern Chinese erotica or graffiti. Her handbags and shoes also feature textures from feathers (inspired ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jun 10th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... with Toh Han Shih Maybe graffiti artist could use artistic training here In the perennial competition between the two cities, Hong Kong may have gained some creative talent from Singapore. A British man, Lloyd Alexander, is suspected to have fled to Hong Kong from Singapore after allegedly breaking into a subway depot and spray-painting graffiti on a metro train. His accomplice ...

  6. Haraya (Imagination)

    Posted Nov 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... urban graffiti art when creating works such as You've Got Mail and Hala Bira (right). A 17-year-old student whose age belies her artistic experience and talent, 'she has a lot ...

  7. Writing is on the wall for globalised India

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... graffiti in New Delhi's exclusive Khan Market shopping area, which reads: 'Whites and Rich Indians Only.' This threat to international society is compounded by rapid economic ... underclass exists cheek-by-jowl with the luxury of the super-rich. Thanks to television, such spectacles are viewed in India's barren interior. As the Khan Market graffiti shows, ethnicity also ...

  8. 450 Sq Ft

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Jade Lee-Duffy

    ... and its culture. Fifty-five artists were asked to respond to the concept of space, and the issue of value versus price. They include students, graffiti activists, a homeless illustrator ...

  9. Nouveau rich

    Posted Apr 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Robin Esrock

    ... tourists the opportunity to experience life in a hell-hole. Assigned to cells where real graffiti reminds one of the torture and punishment that took place there, guests are treated as prisoners ...

  10. Lux 11, Berlin

    Posted Jul 09th 2006, 12:00am by Farhad Heydari

    ... giant metal sculptures on footpaths and artists spray-paint murals in empty lots. A must-see is the Hackescher Markt: an alluring web of cobbled streets and courtyards in which graffiti ...




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