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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. sound bites

    Posted May 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... How and what will Hong Kong gain from being part of the 51st Venice Biennale? Kurt Chan Yuk-keung, whose installation work will be shown at the biennale: 'I think it's important to have the standard of Hong Kong art measured in this international event. It's the window for our art. There are some artists whose work is of international level, but there are few chances ...

  4. Paris biennale eyes HK

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com France's oldest decorative and fine arts fair, the Biennale des Antiquaires, is planning to create a mini version in Hong Kong as the thriving art market in Asia, notably in China, is the world's biggest. The biennale is also strengthening its Asian connection by inviting Hong Kong's Wallace Chan Sai-ying to be the first Asian ...

  5. Art of fostering culture is not to impose it

    Posted Dec 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong officials cannot be accused of ignoring arts and culture. They are the driving force behind the West Kowloon arts hub, they administer our cultural venues and they have become increasingly active in trying to foster greater community interest in artistic matters. The government is eager for the world-class arts event the Venice Biennale to be staged here and is in talks ...

  6. Auction to raise HK's international arts profile

    Posted Oct 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and international networking- like building Hong Kong's reputation in events such as the Venice Biennale,' said Tim Li Man-wai, chairman of the non-profit Para/Site. The Biennale is one of the world's most prestigious avant garde arts events with Para/Site representing Hong Kong in 2003 and again this year. The centre also participated in 2002's Gwangju Biennale in South Korea, ...

  7. 'Heretic of Kanazawa' has flair for unusual

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Vivienne Chow

    ... of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern Art. She was a member of the international jury for the Venice Biennale in 1999 and the artistic director of the 7th International Istanbul ...

  8. Boost for city's creative industries

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... events. As sponsor of Hong Kong's participation in the Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition next month, Liu says the government is considering bringing the show to Hong Kong ...

  9. New contest urged to raise the bar

    Posted Jul 04th 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Affairs Bureau, be the organiser? And should Hong Kong have a large-scale curated exhibition similar to the Venice Biennale or the Guangzhou Triennial when there are already so many peppered ...

  10. Soft touch, global reach

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... such as the Venice Biennale's Hong Kong pavilion. The HK$21.6 billion West Kowloon Cultural District is also helping to put the city on the world map, while the establishment of a culture bureau ... that are still unknown, Mordant says. 'With a new floor, it's going to be a lot easier.' The Biennale of Sydney, the 18th edition of which opened last month and will run until September, ...




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