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    London trio Daughter serve up soulful indie-pop

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:09pm by Oliver Clasper

    ... in Tonra's place is guitarist Igor Haefeli. He starts by discussing the tour, describing it as a big deal for the London-based band, especially following the release of last year's debut LP ... and I was expressive about that. It didn't create a good atmosphere." Daughter came together four years ago in London. Haefeli and Tonra were both studying at the Institute for Contemporary Music ...

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    Akram Khan's iTMOi reinvents Stravinsky's famous ballet

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm by Victoria Finlay

    ... can't do it the way people want him to. "But I discover a new way, another way." Two years ago, he was asked to be part of the Olympics opening ceremony in London, by creating a dance ... wonder briefly whether he should cause an uproar, too. "But it would be impossible to have that effect today," says Khan, backstage at Sadler's Wells in London, where his piece, ...

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    Elmgreen & Dragset's “The Old World” pokes fun at European culture

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Museum in London, which ended in December, and in The Collectors at the 53rd Venice Biennale in 2009. For this show, their sculptural works play with classic European references in the context ... elsewhere. I live in London, and there is still this perception of it being a superpower, but the UK is not at all." Poking fun at antiquated traditions is what the pair does best, as seen ...

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    Arts preview: Boeing-Boeing highlights the sexual mores of the high-flying 1960s

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... staged in London in 1962, Kearns says Boeing-Boeing has only recently come back into fashion. It has been re-interpreted, and that has freshened up the script, he adds. "During the 1980s, ...

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    Photographer William Furniss likes taking pictures in the rain

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Kylie Knott

    ... It's not surprising that Furniss thinks the plastic is so fantastic because this London-born artist loves taking photos in the rain. To be more precise, he loves snapping Hong Kong in the rain ... with luminaries of the London photography scene including Patrick Lichfield and Terry O'Neill. In 1999, he moved to New York and spent two years there. That inspired him to explore the photography ...

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    Arts preview: Liu Xiaodong oils pre-2007 show a different direction

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Janice Leung

    ... of these apparently mundane images (such as an oil painting titled Watching) have been on view at such prominent institutions as the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, the Hayward Gallery in London ...

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    Blind alleys: Daido Moriyama is a master of street photography

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... with William Klein opened to an admiring public at London's Tate Modern. While Klein is a decade older and was already an established figure when Moriyama began, the junior photographer says he ...

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    Film review: Non-Stop is a thriller that never takes off

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Richard James Havis

    ... in mind. It all starts off well enough. Irish actor Liam Neeson plays US Air Marshal Bill Marks, the security agent charged with protecting a British flight headed from New York to London ...

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    Book now

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:26pm by Barry Chung

    ... The Hong Kong-born crooner is the first Asian artist to play London's O2 arena, and his latest light and sound spectacular touches down in Macau for two nights. March 14 and 15, 8pm, Cotai ...

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    Arts preview: Benjamin Grosvenor tackles the composer's piano concerto

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:09pm by Sam Olluver

    ... delighted that he will be performing with us for his Hong Kong debut." When Grosvenor stepped onto the stage at London's Royal Albert Hall to perform the concerto in 2011, he was literally ...




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