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  1. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Propaganda poster display offers look back to earlier Hong Kong strife

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:06am by Lana Lam

    ... issued during the 1967 riots to stir Hongkongers to fight British rule. But the timing- as the Occupy Central campaign threatens to bring the city to a standstill in the name of democracy- ... away, and boosted turnout in the July 1 march and Occupy Central's poll on universal suffrage. "A few weeks ago, we were wondering if it was going to play in our favour or against ...

  2. Lifestyle

    Designers take from the past for the city's future

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Occupying a sprawling space in the basement of the Standard Chartered Bank Building in Central, the venue contains several distinct spaces that bring to mind different aspects of the city's ... at PMQ in Central. One feature of the Pentahotel is a first-floor lounge and dining area that reminds guests of Hong Kong's dai pai dong, with a hawker stall-like open kitchen. "We ...

  3. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Fu Lu Shou's Westernised Chinese dishes are a surprise hit

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Vicki Williams

    ... Kong. Ping Lam was looking for a commercial property for her expanding nail spa business, when she came across a space that was formerly occupied by the private kitchen TBLS. While ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Veteran entertainer Lawrence Cheng returns to directing after 20-year break

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Elaine Yau

    ... I just want to show how people view love today." Cheng's team converted the space once occupied by a pet shop in Sheung Wan into the charming backyard cafe that he envisaged ...

  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Top mixologist Wallace Lau looks forward to a life behind bars

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Charley Lanyon

    ... to the local clientele. After that, he took a job at the nightclub Play in Central. "I'd never worked in a nightclub; it was busy, crazy and loud, a totally different story," he says. ... After nine months he was ready to get back behind the bar. He took a job at the Angel's Share whisky bar in Central. There, he says, everything changed. Lau met fellow bartender Bryan Chan ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    The area around Wan Chai's Sun, Moon and Star streets offers a haven from the city

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... area reminds us of Shoreditch," says his partner, Mark Chan. "The interesting thing is that it retained that old Hong Kong feel to it." SHOP Central yet removed, the area around ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... sellers. "Three years ago, a Central collector who often sells me things asked whether I wanted to buy some joss stick containers and two drawings. One drawing bore the signature of famous ... Museum Context shops- the first opened in 2011 in the Landmark Atrium, followed by Prince's Building and PMQ in Central. The former architect, who also has two shops in Edinburgh, says all ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Simon Birch, 17 years in Hong Kong, is taking his talents elsewhere because of red tape over exhibition spaces

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by Enid Tsui

    ... "I had Norman [Foster] on board but they wouldn't let us access the land," the artist says. And then there was the private art museum in Central. Wealthy property owners gave Birch ...

  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Shoe designer Edgardo Osorio gets personal with winter collection for Aquazzura

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Divia Harilela

    ... else," he says. He moved to London and attended Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design and London College of Fashion before being offered a job at Ferragamo's Creations at the age ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - MUSIC

    Book review: Do Not Sell at Any Price, by Amanda Petrusich

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by MCT

    ... occupy it, Petrusich also looks at her own role as one of an even rarer breed of record collector: a female in a mostly male realm. This means hunting for treasures at flea markets, yard sales ...




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