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  1. News - China - ART

    Hong Kong team questions production quality of Beijing Rubber Duck

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 08:25pm by Vivienne Chow and Li Jing

    ... Vivienne Chow and Li Jing Beijing giant duck 'looks more like a chicken' It may be taller and bigger than its Hong Kong compatriot, but a gigantic rubber duckling on show ... of AllRightsReserved, Hofman's Hong Kong partner. Jackie Chan Yuk-bong, account director of Meanmax, which oversaw production of the rubber duck in Hong Kong, said the beak appeared to have been sewn ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Thousands gather to bid farewell to Rubber Duck

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Thousands gather to bid farewell to Rubber Duck Tens of thousands of people packed Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday to say goodbye to the giant rubber duck on its last ... a bathtub duck to take home. I also want to make one with clay," she said. Many were sad to see Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's Rubber Duck, which arrived on May 2, deflated at midnight. ...

  3. News - China - ART

    Shanghai ‘roasts’ the giant Rubber Duck

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 03:23pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Shanghai City unveils its own 'roasted' version of the popular Rubber Duck installation Florentijn Hofman’s Rubber Duck installation gained rave reviews ... Several Chinese cities rushed to display versions of Hofman’s Rubber Duck- which has been making appearances around the world since 2007- leading the official People’s Daily newspaper to criticise ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Blow-ups inflate the debate on what defines art

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Blow-ups inflate the debate on what defines art Tens of thousands of people have flooded into Harbour City to catch a glimpse of the giant rubber duck, with many ... on the West Kowloon promenade- which includes US artist Paul McCarthy's poo sculpture called Complex Pile- coincided with the visit of Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's Rubber Duck at Harbour ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Rubber Duck waits in the wings for Hong Kong trip

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... viewing until June 9. Rubber Duck, a rotund, pucker-beaked floating pontoon, has visited 12 cities in 10 countries, including Sydney, Osaka, Auckland and Amsterdam. This would be its first trip ... website: "The friendly, floating Rubber Duck has healing properties: it can relieve tensions as well as define them. [It] is soft, friendly and suitable for all ages." The friendly, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Meet Florentijn Hofman, the man who's sent Hong Kong a little bit quackers

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com The man who's sent Hong Kong a little bit quackers The 16.5-metre tall Rubber Duck that is taking up residence in Victoria Harbour next week ... this Rubber Duck? This is food for thought." The inflatable Rubber Duck, which had its first incarnation in France in 2007, has to go through numerous tests before it can be towed into Victoria ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ART

    French sculptor Paulo Grangeon brings his 1,600 pandas to Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:23am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Sculptor brings 1,600 papier mâché pandas with a conservation message Move over duck, here come pandas First there was one giant rubber duck; now Hong Kong is to host 1,600 ... the newly renovated former police married quarters. They are the creation of French sculptor Paulo Grangeon. And like Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's Rubber Duck, which won the hearts ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Line between galleries and malls blurs as art blossoms in Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 05:01am by TIFFANY AP

    ... to get a commission from selling the artworks, seeing them mainly as an effective marketing strategy. One doesn't have to look much further than the arrival of the inflatable rubber duck ... through social media and the international boost in brand awareness. Hofman's rubber duck was Harbour City's biggest hit to date, bigger than the Doraemon art exhibition the year before ...



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