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  1. New crop of pro-Ai Weiwei graffiti appears

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Phyllis Tsang Graffiti and stencil drawings in support of detained artist-activist Ai Weiwei spread further across Hong Kong during the Easter holiday, with former supreme leader Mao ... to use a unit better known for investigating rapes and murders to help find out who created graffiti in support of Ai. Police received four reports of criminal damage between 2am and 5am ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/966185/new-crop-pro-ai-weiwei-graffiti-appears
  2. Ai's arrest crossed a line, says graffiti artist

    Posted Apr 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Christopher Dewolf and Phyllis Tsang A fugitive street artist at the centre of a police investigation into a rash of graffiti which has appeared across the city depicting detained mainland ... is involved in something no worse than criminal damage-especially at a time when the force is suffering from a lack of manpower in its detective ranks. The graffiti has appeared in locations across ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/965198/ais-arrest-crossed-line-says-graffiti-artist
  3. Police investigate new Ai Weiwei graffiti

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The investigation was launched after a report was lodged by police who found the graffiti at about 10am yesterday during a routine patrol. 'There was graffiti on the pillar under the footbridge... ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/967737/police-investigate-new-ai-weiwei-graffiti
  4. Artists call for more effort to preserve graffiti

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Graffiti created by the late 'King of Kowloon' throughout the city is fading and flaking, with some even defaced by stickers, despite calls following his death six months ago for his work to be preserved. Shortly after Tsang Tsou-choi's death in July 2007, the government promised to preserve his street calligraphy. His heavy black characters were once ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/700592/artists-call-more-effort-preserve-graffiti
  5. Kowloon King

    Posted Mar 06th 2011, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... Adam Wright Kowloon King by Joel Chung Asia One HK$360 Tsang Tsou-choi spent 51 years until he died in 2007, aged 86, covering walls, postboxes, flyovers and pretty much any available surface in Kowloon and Hong Kong Island with graffiti proclaiming he was the king of Kowloon. Winning recognition in his later years as perhaps the world's oldest graffiti artist, Tsang would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/740024/kowloon-king
  6. HK$101,000 paid for 'King of Kowloon' piece

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A 30cm terracotta warrior statuette with a sample of the 'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi's trademark graffiti was auctioned for HK$101,000 yesterday ... 'It shows that many people rank the work of this Hong Kong graffiti artist highly,' the charity group said. The figure and other Tsang exhibits can be seen at Telford Plaza, Kowloon Bay, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/604201/hk101000-paid-king-kowloon-piece
  7. HK$101,000 paid for 'King of Kowloon' piece

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A 30cm high terracotta warrior statuette covered in 'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi's trademark graffiti was auctioned for HK$101,000 yesterday at a charity ... to Oxfam Hong Kong. 'It shows that many people rank the work of this Hong Kong graffiti artist highly,' the charity group said. The figure and other Tsang exhibits can be seen at Telford ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/604193/hk101000-paid-king-kowloon-piece
  8. Call for space for King's last work

    Posted Apr 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... the works, created on wooden boards, followed recent accusations of a lack of effort by the government to preserve Tsang's street graffiti. On Wednesday, Acting Secretary for Home Affairs Florence Hui Hiu-fai told the Legislative Council the government had been taking photographs of Tsang's graffiti instead of physically preserving them as their poor condition made them ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/675601/call-space-kings-last-work
  9. It's fun in the dark with the lights out

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... but some people are planning to have fun in the dark. Cucina in the Marco Polo Hongkong hotel is throwing a glow-in-the-dark party complete with neon party favours, light graffiti, low-carbon food ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/709712/its-fun-dark-lights-out
  10. American artist adds a splash of colour to shoppers' lives

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... as a graffiti artist at the age of 16. He is confident his works will catch shoppers' eyes. 'They are very colourful, very vibrant, with a lot of energy, so it will be good for people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/594131/american-artist-adds-splash-colour-shoppers-lives

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