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  1. News - China - FESTIVAL

    Mainland artists make strong showing in Venice Biennale exhibition

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Artists feature across Venice Biennale, focusing on cultural barriers, change and globalisation China has a strong presence at this year's Venice Biennale art festival, with several ... by a fragmented English translation done by Google Translate. Google is referred to as "Guge" on the mainland. Shu said he hoped his work could demonstrate the barrier between cultures while ...

  2. Language barrier

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... Little evidence of colonial influence remains in Macau, writes Sara Yin, but Portuguese is still a force Yang Jing-yi, 21, says: 'My name is Contanca Rosa.' She apologises as she stumbles over the English words, and says her Portuguese is much b ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE

    Get Reel: cinema as window to the world

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by YVONNE TEH

    ... knowledgeably and appreciatively at the body of great art from a thoroughly passionate artist who lived centuries ago.   ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PUBLISHING

    China media baron Thomas Shao launches two cultural titles

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Mainland publisher is about to launch two high-profile publications that will help to raise the quality of cultural issues in the city Mainland media mogul and avid art collector Thomas Shao is on a mission to meld the two great loves of his life and take media coverage of Hong Kong's booming cultural sector to a new level. Shao is set to launch two international titles ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Where's Hong Kong's diversity pledge?

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Kerry Kennedy

    ... for democracy. The education system can create barriers to prevent ethnic minority students progressing, or it can create pathways to ensure they do. Multiculturalism enables the latter. Leung met ethnic minority groups shortly after the election and the issue of an ethnic minority commission was raised as one way to ensure that issues could be discussed in an open and transparent way. The great ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Artist Stanley Wong Ping-pui donates 36 works to M+ museum

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 04:32am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Wong is among the 13 local collectors and artists who have recently donated a total of 280 works to M+.  "I can't take them with me. If I trust them [the museum] to do a great job ...

  7. Out shopping

    Posted Sep 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The great Gatsby Longchamp's iconic Gatsby bag has been revamped this autumn, with new variations made from leopard-print calf hair and a patchwork of different leathers. Also worth a look ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong opera trying to find its voice to keep up with other cities

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... International Music Competition. "Opera is booming in Hong Kong and the APA is a great platform for young performers," says Ferrer, who is Filipino. "But opera is also being mounted ...

  9. Commemorate greatness

    Posted Nov 13th 2009, 12:00am by Lili Tan

    ... Jean Dunand, the watch brand, chose to recreate the artist's passion for East Asia with the Confucius watch. 'This timepiece is a tribute to a great Chinese philosopher whose legacy ...

  10. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    Mainland hopes to win American hearts and minds through cinema

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... and with a great deal less fanfare. The comedy Lost in Thailand follows two young men on a mission to find their boss in the Southeast Asian country. The film, which has grossed US$201 million in China ...




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