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  1. It's a rap as the legendary MC Yan shows off his graffiti skills to give new twist to famous cognac

    Posted Feb 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with MC Yan for a raucous performance. Yan, real name Chan Kwong-yan (pictured, left, with 24 Herbs) also showed off his graffiti skills, giving a live demonstration. The special edition cognac tastes exactly the same- it's the packaging that's different. Yan, in collaboration with Hennessy, gave the bottle a redesign to make it resemble a blue brick wall covered in graffiti ...

  2. Eating Frogs

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Eugene Wilson

    ... banlieues, low-income housing areas on the outskirts of large cities. Hong Kong is about to get a taste of this. As part of Le French May, the Eating Frogs tour, a collective of dancers, graffiti artists, MCs and DJs will be showing off their skills in Lan Kwai Fong. Taking part will be Ceet, a graffiti artist from Toulouse, MC Mad Max Crazy (above left) and French DMC finalist DJ Get Down ...

  3. Dancing frogs in the Fong

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Michelle Chan

    ... and graffiti shows. Following on from the success of last year's Eating Dogs Tour and in celebration of Le French May, the French international group Eating Frogs Tour will showcase hip hop ... party is the support we have had from local artists and partners,' said Ceet, a world-renowned graffiti artist. 'It means there will be even more energy and passion ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Hip hop's tie-in to Bruce Lee

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... to early hip-hop culture. That's what an ongoing art exhibition in New York City sets out to explore. Featuring 12 graffiti-styled illustrations of Lee, "Kung Fu Wildstyle" debuted in Hong Kong last autumn, then made its way to Shanghai to start the year, and is now on exhibit at Lincoln Centre in New York until July 15. As far as graffiti street cred goes, it'd be hard ...

  5. Tags 'R' us

    Posted May 03rd 2007, 12:00am by David Momphard

    ... cool factor. Graffiti and street art grew out of a rebellious urban youth culture in the west, but it's increasingly appropriated by companies to gain credibility with young consumers. ... too. That's what companies do. But the resulting product is true. I'm perfectly comfortable with it.' Other recent projects include a graffiti demonstration for K-Swiss shoes, ...

  6. Take the beat to the street

    Posted Nov 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... dance and graffiti. 'I'm really excited about the performance. I hope the day will arrive soon,' says Maureen Fung Tse-yan, 17, one of the hip-hop dancers. 'The show ... shows ranging from African drum jam, hip-hop dance showcases and graffiti painting. Party-goers can also have henna tattoos and hair-braiding done on the spot. The performers have been learning ...

  7. Design legend's cultural credentials go upscale, but he's a street artist at heart

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Graffiti artist Eric Haze made his name designing logos and album covers for such rap groups as Public Enemy and Beastie Boys. Now, the 46-year-old's cultural credentials are a little more upscale, but he's still a street artist and a hip hop fan. He's in town for an exhibition of his works called ...

  8. Pure energy

    Posted Jun 27th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... a group- Zero Graffiti. Besides giving performances, I teach dance courses at Warehouse. YP: Why do you like breakdancing so much? L: The moves are filled with energy and power. Compared to hip ... but they are committed to dancing. YP: Which is your most memorable performance with Zero Graffiti? L: Last year, we performed in front of a huge audience at Hong Kong Baptist University. It was the first time ...

  9. Original gangster

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... first hip hop motion picture, featuring the music of Grandmaster Flash and the art of graffiti writer Lee Quinones. It's tempting to try to imagine what it might have felt like for a young, ...

  10. Youth Outreach gives street cred to young rappers

    Posted Dec 15th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Ching-yuen said: 'There should be more of these events. It provides an opportunity for young people to perform. 'Here, they can do some graffiti,' he said, pointing to murals ...




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