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  1. News - China - ARTS

    Chinese director takes on Oliver Stone over his criticism of China’s film industry

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 05:30pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Oliver Stone’s Mao comment stirs up film industry A Chinese film director has hit back at American filmmaker Oliver Stone after the Oscar winner accused counterparts in China of not confronting the damaging legacy of the country's past. Ning Hao, best known for his low-budget hit Crazy Stone, accused Stone of "finding fault with China" ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - ARTS

    Book review: 'Anything Goes: A History of American Musical Theatre', by Ethan Mordden

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 05:17pm by NYT

    ... Charles McNulty Anything Goes: A History of American Musical Theatre by Ethan Mordden Oxford 3.5 stars Charles McNulty Ethan Mordden's chronicle of the American musical is divided into four eras: the first concentrates on the European prehistory, the second on the American pond out of which Jerome Kern crawled, the third on the glory days that stretched from Oscar Hammerstein ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Big, mysterious and rich: China according to Deneuve

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Vivienne Chow

    ... the film won Deneuve her second Cesar Award- France's answer to the Oscars- and a best actress nomination at the Academy Awards. The actress was the muse of late designer Yves St Laurent ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Artist's journey of rediscovery

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... the Iranian hostage crisis, won the Oscar for best film. When its director, Ben Affleck, made his acceptance speech, he referred to "our friends in Iran living in terrible circumstances right now". The morning after the Oscars, when this line is read out to Iranian artist Farhad Moshiri (who'd watched half of Argo on his flight to Hong Kong- his plane landed before it finished), ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Robert Miller's HK$100m gift to Asia Society highlights arts funding woes

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by Vivienne Chow

    ... museums and certain arts centres, their survival is at risk. Oscar Ho Hing-kay, director of Chinese University's cultural management masters programme, says Hongkongers loosen their purse ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Plans to gentrify Kwun Tong threaten its music and arts scene

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by RACHEL MOK

    ... knows everyone here. The government cannot lead arts development, but it can give artists a push in meeting rules and regulations and help where possible Oscar Ho Hing-kay, curator and art ... commentator Oscar Ho Hing-kay foresees a looming disintegration of existing cultural hubs as the fallout from one-track cultural policy. "It's a common problem in Hong Kong. Instead ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Memories are made of this

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... the exhibition, including one piece that recalls his first visit here in April 1996 when he took part in a group exhibition at the Arts Centre curated by Oscar Ho Hing-kay. But his first impression ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Venice Biennale artist shuns spotlight

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... lost." Lin returned to Hong Kong in 1994 and, at a loss over how to support himself while pursuing art, consulted Oscar Ho Hing-kay, then exhibition director of the Arts Centre. He showed Ho one ...



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