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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 ...

  2. Finding a voice in art

    Posted May 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh In response to the arrest of renowned Beijing artist and activist Ai Weiwei last month, graffiti of the artist's face have been popping up around Hong Kong. The identity ... gathered news stories, including reports about Ai, and asked each of her students to produce stencil graffiti on a topic. The students' creations were then painted on the school's walls. ...

  3. Have Your Say

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... anything. Sin Man-shan TWGHs Lui Yun Choy Memorial College Graffiti legacy Most of us have seen the graffiti of the late Tsang Tsou-choi. You see his calligraphy everywhere- on walls, pavements, even lampposts. When I was a child, my teacher told me the graffiti was part of our 'local culture'. Sadly, the 'King of Kowloon', as he was known, is no more. He died ...

  4. Talkback

    Posted Jul 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the terminally ill to die with dignity. It is the ultimate show of respect for life. Ko King-tim, Kowloon Tong Should we preserve the King of Kowloon's graffiti? Some may say the graffiti of Tsang ... the King of Kowloon's graffiti on the streets of Hong Kong. His handwriting is so unique and stylish that it earned him an international arts award. Why can't we treat it as a form ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Aug 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of their children. Pang Tsz-shan, Lam Tin Should we preserve the King of Kowloon's graffiti? The heated debates over the demolition of the Star Ferry pier and Queen's Pier, showed that there is a trend, with more people caring about the preservation of our cultural heritage. There have also been calls to preserve the graffiti of the late 'King of Kowloon', Tsang Tsou-choi. His ...

  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. What the long-awaited law will cover

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in an offensive or disparaging way because of their race, or name calling which certain races may find offensive or impolite. Racially hostile environments is display of graffiti, slogans or other objects ...

  9. Not a soup can to be seen among pop art king's prints in hip gallery

    Posted Nov 14th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... art. Everything here is for sale but there are a couple of favourites that we are keeping for ourselves.' Last year, the three Hongkongers brought some of Banksy's graffiti ...

  10. Teens jailed over racist attacks

    Posted Sep 29th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... months later by attacks on synagogues and the plastering of racist graffiti on walls, lamp posts and other public places. Police found propaganda from the far-right Australian Nationalist ...




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