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  1. Fan of famous street graffiti spoils it in protest Fan of famous street graffiti spoils it in radical protest

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

    ... that did this to the graffiti of the late 'King of Kowloon'; it was one of his closest friends. Joel Chung Yin-chai, an artist who knew the self-proclaimed king, Tsang Tsou-choi, and had since 1998 followed him as he graffitied the town until his last days in 2007, admitted to the South China Morning Post that he had painted over two of Tsang's works last weekend. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/700134/fan-famous-street-graffiti-spoils-it-protest-fan-famous-street-graffiti-spoils-it
  2. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1042583/king-kowloons-graffiti-appear-new-m-museum
  3. local culture

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

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions 1 Who reported to the police that Tsang Tsou-choi's graffiti in Kennedy Town had been vandalised? a. Tsang Tsou-choi b. Lau Kin-wai c. Joel Chung Yin-chai d. Oscar Ho Hing-kay 2 What did Joel Chung Yin-chai do to two pillars that bore Tsang Tsou-choi's graffiti on Victoria Road? a. He painted his own work over ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/700591/local-culture
  4. Exhibition honours graffiti art byKing of Kowloon

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... The work of late graffiti artist Tsang Tsou-choi, better known as the King of Kowloon, is on display legally for thefirst time in Hong Kong, Elaine Yau reports The wordy calligraphic works of late graffiti artist Tsang Tsou-choi have been treated as masterpieces of indigenous culture ever since his death last year. To commemorate the King of Kowloon's contribution to local ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/622928/exhibition-honours-graffiti-art-byking-kowloon
  5. Officials promise to preserve graffiti of the King of Kowloon

    Posted Jul 27th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Martin Wong, Olga Wong

    ... disgusting, but I have started to miss him. The Museum of Art should keep some of his work.' Much of Tsang's graffiti was scrawled on pedestrian overpasses, phone boxes and electrical boxes, ... time. 'It is very different from the graffiti in Spain. It is not permitted to draw on walls in my country, but I don't think it should be banned.' Lau Kin-wai, artist and friend ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/601961/officials-promise-preserve-graffiti-king-kowloon
  6. Graffiti artists spray tribute to the late 'King of Kowloon'

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Kimberly Chou. It's quite gratifying to learn that a new generation of graffiti artists has created an homage to their most ... painting] in one night.' The work is apparently visible while riding on the train. As with most graffiti art in Hong Kong, however, you never know how long it will last before authorities wash ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/602541/graffiti-artists-spray-tribute-late-king-kowloon
  7. The King of Kowloon's death draws calls to save graffiti legacy

    Posted Jul 26th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Olga Wong

    ... Department spokesman declined to say if any of Tsang's graffiti would be preserved in the art museum. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/601894/king-kowloons-death-draws-calls-save-graffiti-legacy
  8. Private funeral for graffiti king after media thrown off trail

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Sylvia Chan and Martin Wong The family of the 'King of Kowloon', Tsang Tsou-choi, paid their final respects yesterday to the city's most famous graffiti artist in a funeral service that managed to stay out of the public eye. After stating last month that they wanted to hold a low-profile service, the family said farewell to Tsang at the Kam Fook Shau Funeral company ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/603240/private-funeral-graffiti-king-after-media-thrown-trail
  9. New graffiti kings

    Posted Aug 12th 2006, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... the words are pretty artistic and have a resemblance to graffiti painted by 'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/559993/new-graffiti-kings
  10. Graffiti artist's work snapped up for $55,000 at Sotheby's

    Posted Nov 01st 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... Winnie Yeung A piece of calligraphy by Tsang Tsou-choi- the graffiti artist who called himself the 'King of Kowloon'- has been sold by Sotheby's for $55,000. The art work ... said 'I know the money's for helping Tsang, and also his artworks really represent Hong Kong. That's why I bought it.' Tsang became an itinerant graffiti artist about 50 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/476393/graffiti-artists-work-snapped-55000-sothebys

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