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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    World architects bring democratic designs to Venice

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 10:10am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Venice, Italy Architects from around the world have converged on Venice for the Biennale show which opens on Wednesday, showcasing designs aimed at bringing urban ... Biennale president Paolo Baratta said. This year’s theme is “Common Ground”-- intended as interaction between architects and the population as well as between designers themselves. The exhibition ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ARTS

    Hong Kong row over Venice Biennale project

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... A row in the Hong Kong art world over the city's representation at the 55th Venice Biennale next year has erupted into fury. On Wednesday night, the management of the Arts Development ... there was a lot of distrust and insecurity within the local arts community. The trouble began in June when the ADC announced its Venice partnership with M+ and named Nittve lead curator. Ever since Hong ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Kowloon East regeneration featured in exhibition at Venice Biennale

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Kowloon East - warts and all - is under the microscope as part of the 13th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale Kowloon East steps on to the world stage in Venice today, when Hong Kong's attempts to redevelop the area are put on display at the 13th International Architecture Exhibition, part of the Italian city's biennale festival. On show ...

  4. Boost for HK at Venice visual arts 'Olympics'

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... that of the last local artist to participate. Lee will take part in the 55th Venice Biennale, held every two years in the Italian canal city. And due to collaboration between the Arts Development Council ... infuriated him. Nittve said another curator and an assistant curator had yet to be appointed for the pavilion. He said he hoped to introduce the Venice Biennale to the wider Hong Kong public ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Kowloon East revamp to embrace creativity, planner tells Venice panel

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by CHRISTOPHER DE WOLF

    ... Christopher DeWolf New district must embrace creativity, planner tells Venice Biennale panel, but critics doubtful Diversity pledge on Kowloon East CBD plan Small businesses and creative ... at the Venice Biennale of Architecture, where Hong Kong has a series of exhibits on the industrial and residential areas of Kwun Tong, Ngau Tau Kok and Kowloon Bay, along with the former Kai Tak ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 9, 2012

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Kong's participation in the Venice Biennale ("Insults and anger over council's Venice project", October 5). I am thoroughly disappointed with Nittve's lack of understanding ... have political democracy, we have had, within the HK Arts Development Council and the call for public proposals about participation in the biennale, a tiny bit of artistic democracy. Then you ...

  7. Artistic impressions

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kwong Ever since Hong Kong joined the Venice Biennale in 2001 as a collateral event participant, the exercise has been plagued with controversies. Edition after edition, ... which, though pretty transparent, had been weighed down by bureaucracy, so slow that it left the eventual participants very little time to prepare their show. For the Venice Biennale 2013, ...

  8. Kusama-Vuitton collaboration a chance to dwell on artists' partnerships with luxury producers

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... with installations, painting and the performing arts. Nanjo, a former commissioner of the Japan pavilion at the Venice Biennale and member of the 2005 biennale judging panel, shared some personal photos ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Young architects describe their vision of an urban landscape with a heart

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf property.post@scmp.com A new generation of Hong Kong architects exhibiting in Venice discuss their vision for a city not renowned for its inspiring built settings ... and urban farming, irrigated by recycled water and used to tame the summer heat in the surrounding city. That's the future envisaged by Garden of Towers, an exhibit at this year's Venice ...

  10. Nice idea, but you could've asked us

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong at next year's Venice Biennale without having an open competition. While many applaud the change of direction and having a curator with an international network to take the lead, ... 'arbitrary change of policy'. The council said last month that it would collaborate with the West Kowloon arts hub's contemporary visual culture museum M+ for the 55th Venice Biennale. M+ ...




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