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  1. Graffiti a thought-provoking art form which is widely respected

    Posted May 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their support for the artist. Among all the voices, the graffiti designed by Chin Tangerine, the young female artist, speaks the loudest. Sadly, we have Agnes Tam ('Graffiti protest inappropriate', April 27) suggesting that such graffiti should not be allowed in our city. Should we curse or praise Chin? I regard her as a brave young painter. Ms Tam suggested that, instead of painting ...

  2. Works of British graffiti hero Banksy to be showcased in HK

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. Banksy is one of the best known and least known artists in England at present. The anti-establishment graffiti hero anonymously leaves satirical stencils on walls and embarks on guerilla art campaigns that make a mockery of the world of art and commerce. Some politicians say it's vandalism, while art collectors pay big money ...

  3. Writing's on the wall in graffiti artists' own warehouse space

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Lauren Crothers

    ... Six Keyz has evolved [rapidly],' says Drift. The result of their efforts can be seen in today's exhibition, titled Burn, by New York graffiti artists Pen1 and Drift. The men decline to reveal their real name or identities because of the sometimes subversive and illegal nature of their work (public graffiti is still forbidden by law in Hong Kong). 'It's also nice ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Street artist find new outlet for free speech

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Yangon Graffiti is becoming an increasingly popular media for artists in Yangon to express their views on anything from censorship to money laundering Street artists walk road ... to a new generation of Yangon street artists whose often politically charged graffiti was almost unthinkable before Myanmar's recent burst of reforms. That began to change when a semi-civilian ...

  5. Concrete blossoms

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... artist, not a graffiti artist. The latter work mainly with spray paint and pay much attention to text and typeface. De Feo works with images that he prints on paper and sticks on walls and buildings with paste. New York graffiti artists introduced him to the possibilities of wall painting when he was a child, he says, but he went on to develop his own approach to street art. ...

  6. Protests that go up against the wall

    Posted Feb 21st 2010, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Kong's street artists have left their mark with posters, stickers and stencil graffiti attacking some of the city's prominent politicians and business people. The most recent example ... but posters, stickers and graffiti are left untouched. These include areas around Granville Road in Tsim Sha Tsui, Graham Street in Central and Tang Lung Street in Causeway Bay, where posters can last ...

  7. Street shooters

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Invasian Magazine Said to be the first and only magazine that covers Asian graffiti and culture in depth. The publication features graffiti, events, merchandise and music in Asia. One of its goals is to strengthen the Asian graffiti community and to share the Asian culture with the rest of the world. It organises the 'Wall Lords' graffiti contests (right) that bring together writers ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    United colours of Beijing

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Sian Powell

    ... Sian Powell The capital's graffiti artists have come out of the shadows and are finding the city surprisingly welcoming, writes Laura Fitch On a sultry summer’s day, ... slabs set up around the perimeter of G-Dot Art Space, alongside Tkid, one of the first graffiti artists to decorate the streets of New York, in the 1970s, Binho, a renowned Brazilian street ...

  9. Island inspiration

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Name: Jon Perello (JonOne); Age: 43; Occupation: Graffiti artist Young Post: How did you become a graffiti artist? Perello: Having grown up surrounded by arts, I've been sensitive to culture since I was a child. In the late 1970s, I began to do graffiti works. I never thought that I could make a living as an artist. When I was 24, I sold my first drawing ...

  10. The can-do spirit

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... because of money and jobs and school. People put too much pressure on themselves.' That may also explain why urban art- be it a simple tagging of an artist's name or larger graffiti ...




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