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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Academy for Performing Arts' graduates to make use of new media

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... New director Adrian Walter wants graduates to excel at making use of new and social media Graduates of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (APA) should be "global artists" of the 21st century - people who are not only professional, artist ...

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    West Kowloon park bosses urged to scrap list of 'restrictive' by-laws

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by Vivienne Chow

    ... when the authority is facing a surge in construction costs. Yau Tsim Mong district councillor and consultation panel member Hung Chiu-wah said he was more worried about park management than ... according to a call by some 20 concern groups. The groups say the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority should trust the sense of responsibility of park-goers rather than trying to manage the 23 ...

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    Japanese curator warns Hong Kong: don't turn into a 'cultural Galapagos'

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by Vivienne Chow

    ... West Kowloon Cultural District in 2018. Details of the programmes are being finalised, but foreign exchange, public art and curatorship will be among the subjects. ...

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    Electoral reform row could hit a sour note for Hong Kong Philharmonic

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 04:20am by Oliver Chou

    ... Cultural District. "I am married to an orchestra, not a concert hall, much less a plan. So I am happy with my music-making at the existing hall," he said. But he noted that orchestras ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Need a hand in marriage? Then ask an embroiderer

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 03:04am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... hasn't changed much So says Hau Miu-ling, the 53-year-old manager of Koon Nam Wah, which has been making wedding outfits for a century. At its store in Yau Ma Tei, she unveils one outfit ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Call for 'arts lovers' only to serve on board of West Kowloon Cultural District

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:21am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Call for 'arts lovers' only to serve cultural hub The board of the West Kowloon Cultural District should be thoroughly reviewed and chaired ... handling hot potatoes such as political reform. Members were also frustrated by the bureaucratic structure of the cultural district and said the composition of the board was aimed more at balancing ...

  7. News - China - CULTURE

    Japanese emperor urged to return inscribed Chinese relic

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:53pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... to the Tang dynasty (618-907). It commemorates the emperor making the ruler of the then Bohai state a king. The association alleges it was taken by the Japanese from a district of Dalian in 1908 after ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    We need to lead the charge, says artist

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 04:57am by Amy Nip

    ... On-wah won the grand prize in 2008. At the prize announcement at the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday, Yung said Hong Kong should learn from Fukuoka about how to build a city's ... from the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority board in October. He called on the arts hub to be more proactive in its cultural planning given that the proposed culture bureau had been ...

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    Street life: Hong Kong in the 1950s as seen through a teenage photographer's lens

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:44am by Amy Nip

    ... by the Antiquities Advisory Board. Decades ago, the district, now full of skyscrapers, offices and high-end restaurants, was home to many poor Chinese. "The flats were small, so everyone went out onto ...

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    Music festival cancelled amid 'tense' atmosphere

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 03:38am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Music festival cancelled amid 'tense' atmosphere A music festival planned for the end of this month has been called off amid fears about political conditions and likely disruption by the Occupy Central campaign. The outdoor Spring Wave Music and Art Festival was to have been held at the West Kowloon Cultural District on August 30. ...




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