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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Want your own giant rubber duck? Buy one on Taobao

    Posted May 29th 2013, 02:04pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com If you enjoy  the giant rubber duck floating in Victoria Harbour and cannot bear its scheduled departure on June 9, you can now buy one for yourself. "We have been making giant rubber ducks for many years," said a KK Inflatable saleswoman, identified only by her surname Kuang. "We didn't just start this year." ...

  2. Lifestyle

    Florentijn Hofman's Rubber Duck comes to Hong Kong: no need to avoid this bird

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Staff Reporter No need to avoid this bird The 16.5-metre giant "Rubber Duck" is inflated at a Tsing Yi dock yesterday. The installation, by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, was built to resemble the beloved yellow bath toy. The duck is expected to bob in the waters of Ocean Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui from May 2 to June 9. It has visited 12 cities, including Sydney, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Sudden downpour takes the wind out of poop art

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 08:24pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... The 15.5 metre-tall Complex Pile, by acclaimed and controversial American artist Paul McCarthy, is part of a display of inflatable art on show in West Kowloon. It was found damaged yesterday after a sudden downpour on Thursday night following a day of sun ...

  4. Lifestyle

    Prep time for rubber duck at Tsing Yi before debut

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Duck docks More trouble at the docks? Everyone sailing past Tsing Yi was in for a big surprise yesterday- but one certain to leave a smile on their faces. The 16.5-metre tall Rubber Duck, the work of Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman, was going through some warm-ups before being fully inflated and moved to Harbour City in Tsim Sha Tsui on May 2. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Rubber Duck floats Hong Kong's boats as thousands watch arrival

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 11:28am by Vivienne Chow

    ... the city when the gigantic Rubber Duck finally graced Victoria Harbour, melting the hearts of more than a thousand spectators waiting in the cold all morning. "I think, after today, Victoria Harbour has changed," Rubber Duck 's "papa", Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman said after his "baby" made it to Ocean Terminal, overcoming the rough wind ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Inflatable duck causes social media stir in Hong Kong

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... it seems, is charmed by the inflatable Rubber Duck sitting on the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront. Tens of thousands flocked for a glimpse of the yellow inflatable sculpture over the weekend, but it has ... and deserves so many posts [on Facebook]," another user said. Some condemned the video for a "lack of taste" and said it could prompt people to damage public property. Rubber Duck is one ...


    Society by James Whittle: Stars find their sole mates

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... careless". Sheh proudly cited, among her collection, little crystal reproductions of the rubber duck installation that floated on Victoria Harbour earlier this year. She said she was eager to add ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - REFLECTIONS

    Reflections: nurturing creative talent is key to Hong Kong's future

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 09:36am by Linda Yeung

    ... are the works of French sculptor Paulo Grangeon. The giant rubber duck that mesmerised many last summer also came from abroad. ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Hong Kong's art scene is growing better all the time and Art Basel is just part of it

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 02:00pm by John Batten

    ... in the harbour of a cute rubber duck whose happy but frivolous presence promoted a nearby shopping centre. The showcase of contemporary art from around the world in Hong Kong at Art Basel has coincided ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    When they were good they were very good- 2013 arts in review

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 04:56pm by Sam Olluver, Natasha Rogai, JOHN BATTEN AND KEVIN KWONG

    ... masquerading as art? The floating Rubber Duck on Victoria Harbour. John Batten ... the company's choreographers had good moments and a revised version of In Search of the Grand View Garden closed the year strongly, but the dismal Hedvig from the Wild Duck is better forgotten. ...



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