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  1. Record price for 'King of Kowloon' work

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong's identity. His works hit the international stage at the 50th Venice Biennale in 2003. Tsang was born in Guangdong province in 1921 and arrived in Hong Kong, barely literate, at the age ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    'King of Kowloon' Tsang Tsou-choi's surviving street art threatened

    Posted Sep 22nd 2012, 12:00am by JENNIFER NGO AND VIVIENNE CHOW

    ... works were exhibited at the 50th Venice Biennale in 2003, and individual pieces have been auctioned off for up to HK$800,000. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - CULTURE

    King of Kowloon's graffiti to appear in new M+ museum

    Posted Sep 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... the Venice Biennale invited Tsang to exhibit his work that year. Last year a private exhibition showed about 300 of Tsang's works at Quarry Bay's Artistree, and a Tsang piece sold ...

  4. As debate rages at home, work by the 'King of Kowloon' finds admirers abroad

    Posted Apr 16th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... they were exhibited at the Venice Biennale and widely adopted by local designers as iconic images of Hong Kong. Chung, in a bid to raise awareness of Tsang's works, has put posters ...


    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... The graffiti daubings of the ailing 'King of Kowloon', Tsang Tsou-choi, are celebrated at the Venice Biennale- but scrubbed from Hong Kong's streets and museums, writes Sherry Lee EVERY DAY, STREAMS of visitors pay to see the Venice Biennale's 50th International Art Exhibition in the Italian port's beautiful, centuries-old Arsenale. The exhibition, one ...

  6. Record prices tipped for The King of Kowloon

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... as an important chapter in Hong Kong's collective memory and a representation of local identity. His works took the international stage when they were exhibited at the 50th Venice Biennale in 2003. ...

  7. King of Kowloon's legacy must not be erased

    Posted Nov 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'some of the most powerful typography in Hong Kong's history'. The invitation to last year's Venice Biennale and Tsang's growing following in places such as Japan and Korea- ...

  8. The city was this king's canvas

    Posted Jul 26th 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... at the prestigious Venice Biennale's 50th International Art Exhibition. He became celebrated in mainstream circles, featured in television and magazine commercials. Louis Vuitton featured him ...

  9. Investors find home is where the art is

    Posted Jun 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... matter and poetic work. He was the first Hong Kong artist to have a solo presentation at the Venice Biennale, and London's Tate Modern recently acquired his work. Pak is one of a group ...

  10. Royalties overdue

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the handover and then, in 1997, his graffiti was displayed at the Arts Centre. Tsang gained an international stage in 2003 when his calligraphy was displayed at the Venice Biennale's 50th ...




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