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  1. PR man's double life as an artist leads to Venice Biennale

    Posted May 18th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... community, he's one of the creative minds in curator Norman Ford's project 'Star Fairy', which will represent Hong Kong at the annual Venice Biennale arts festival in June. ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Jessica Lam The double life of the public relations manager of Igor's Group, Hiram To (right), will take him to Venice ...

  2. Death in Venice

    Posted Jun 12th 2005, 12:00am by David McNeill, Jason Gagliardi, Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... and Japan have taken a frank- and positive- look at life, death and the afterlife, with the Asian contingent adopting the theme of hope at this year's Venice Biennale. The 51st Biennale di ... for the endless potential of life. Krisna Murti will show video art about a therapeutic journey between pleasure and happiness. Thailand's slightly macabre contribution to the Venice Biennale ...

  3. Venice

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong What's going on around the globe Been there. Done that. And have at least half a dozen freebies bags to prove it. This year's Venice Biennale has been a hoot ... the lighter pieces. Inevitably, those seeking relief from all the gloom and doom and, perhaps, art with a little bit more edge will venture onto the Biennale's other major venue, the Giardini, ...

  4. The light fantastic

    Posted Jun 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The City of Water has been transformed into a City of Light for the prestigious Venice Biennale contemporary art festival - at which 83 artists and 89 countries are represented - starting today. Venice's Arsenal, a medieval shipyard complex in the heart of the historic city, hosts an exhibition entitled 'ILLUMInations', while the national pavilions are spread around ...

  5. Depth in Venice

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... than a standard Hong Kong kitchen at minus 12 degrees Celsius, local artist Amy Cheung Wan-man's Venice Biennale debut, Devil's Advocate, is a literally cool and beautiful piece. ... in an exhibition entitled Star Fairy- part of the 52nd Venice Biennale, which runs until November 21. The show, funded by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council, also includes a reference-heavy ...


    Posted Apr 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sculptures and Paintings by Yue Minjun The artist, famous for his laughing men (left) which were exhibited at the 1999 Venice Biennale, presents his latest paintings and sculptures created in bronze and fibre glass. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-6.30pm. Schoeni Art Gallery, 21-31 Old Bailey St, Central. Inquiries: 2869 8802. Ends May 5 ...

  7. Globetrotting

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin Venice The Venice Biennale, one of the most influential and respected contemporary art events in the world, opened this weekend. What's wowing crowds in the American pavilion is a huge tank (pictured), flipped upside down, by American artists Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla. The Venice Biennale runs until November 27. Beijing There were two queues outside ...

  8. Between the lines

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the official opening of the mainland exhibition at this year's Venice Biennale, in northern Italy, and the international art circle and media are gathering to hear what its curator, Peng Feng, ... who've spent almost a year creating this show for Venice so that you can enjoy the art. 'So art first, and then the politics.' At the Venice Biennale, however, the two often go hand ...

  9. A solid foundation for success

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... They complement one another.' Chia says cultural events staged in venues steeped in history have a greater appeal. 'Unlike the Venice Biennale, the Gwangju Biennale is held in a purpose-built ... it as anything else but a cultural venue. The Hong Kong-Shenzhen Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture is further proof of that. Opened last month at the Central Police Compound, the 21/2-month event ...

  10. Moonstruck

    Posted Apr 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the West Kowloon cultural district, and another to be placed in a sealed container on the bottom of the Venice lagoon for this year's Venice Biennale. The only larger works in this show ... around the world, so he could 'have my own biennale'. The response was overwhelming. Within days, more than 70 artists from more than a dozen countries (including Brazil, Britain, ...




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