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  1. The fine art of showing dissent

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... were investigating only because of complaints from property owners, the involvement of such a squad in an investigation into graffiti raised eyebrows. It created a perception that the police ... was breached when an activist projected the artist's image, in what is called 'flash graffiti', onto the PLA barracks in Admiralty. A garrison spokesman said no one could paint ...

  2. Steps into space

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Samantha Culp

    ... A group of artists are creating fresh perspectives on the significance of place, and what makes a local. Samantha Culp visits their turf Art, like real estate, is often concerned with location. The provenance of an ancient vase, the nationality of an arti ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Feb 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Graffiti eyesore will only get worse if authorities fail to act I refer to the report and editorial ('All the city's a canvas as taggers have their spray', and 'Graffiti blurs line between art and vandalism', February 1). Although I was pleased that this issue was raised, I was disappointed that the editorial referred to 'free spirits' ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as they should also start paying their fair share. Jeffry Kuperus, Clear Water Bay Graffiti protest inappropriate The arrest of artist Ai Weiwei has focused attention on China's human rights record. Some Hong Kong citizens have painted his picture and graffiti on walls to show their support for him. It is good for people to defend human rights, but I do not support such tactics. People ...

  5. 'Living books' that talk

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... was fascinating: people from all walks of life mingled, and, according to humanlibrary.org, 'something special was in the air'. A policeman was speaking with a graffiti artist, a football fan ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Aug 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... preserve the King of Kowloon's graffiti? I disagree with Wong Ho-in (Talkback, July 31), who argues that this graffiti has artistic and cultural value, and is therefore worth preserving. This raises the issue of how we define heritage, especially when discussing what is worth preserving. Although graffiti is a form of art, I do not think it is appropriate to compare it with cultural ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 4 X Home- Hong Kong Design Series No 3

    Posted Mar 28th 2006, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... is by far the largest, with one wall padded with blown-up plastic cubes and another with King of Kowloon-style graffiti. One says: 'Sick in the City'. But despite the space available, Kot ...

  9. Farm

    Posted Jun 09th 2005, 12:00am by Justin Sweeting

    ... (above). The Youth Cultural Square has also played host to seminars, dance performances, rock climbing and graffiti competitions. Farm is an active, engaging environment, and there's always ...

  10. letters

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... can hone their skills and learn more about the city's cultural heritage. In addition, the authorities can set aside an area in each district for graffiti artists. Each location could have ...




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