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Graffiti artists show Work in Progress

Late one night outside Somerset House in Quarry Bay, Victor Ash stands on a hydraulic lift platform, spraying paint on the wall of the second-floor balcony.

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 8:46am

Talking Points

Palestinian envoy in Beijing talks

23 Nov 2012 - 2:22am

Briefs, October 19, 2012

Ai Weiwei tops list of influential artists

19 Oct 2012 - 5:23am

'The world is prettier when everything is blurred'

Chiu Wai-chi walks slowly, her dim eyesight making it difficult to find her way.

Before leaving home, she must make sure she has dozens of pills and the syringes and testing needles that she needs to check and maintain the sugar level in her blood.

27 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

It's a fact: art investing pays off

Owning an art collection guarantees a daily dose of aesthetic pleasure but can it also be an asset that appreciates more rapidly than more conventional investment tools?

19 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Pictures with a conscience

In a small boutique gallery in Sheung Wan, there's a display of vibrant fragmented images made from torn newspapers and magazines. The exhibition, KaleidosManic - An Exhibit of Fragmented Proportions, comprises work by Ko Tak-kit, who is putting on her first public art show.

29 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Really art for art's sake?

Hong Kong has arrived in the art world's big league. The opening today of ART HK - the Hong Kong International Art Fair - is bedazzling evidence of that.

26 May 2011 - 12:00am

Inspired by the day

Almost everything about artist Ha Bik-chuen was ordinary: his humble upbringing, his home in To Kwa Wan and the materials he used for his sculptures. Yet his five-decade-long artistic career was anything but.

24 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

It is time to put art education into schools' mainstream curriculum

There was an interesting juxtaposition in the letters page between the 'culture' pun of Harry's Week cartoon and Ryan Tang's letter ('HK parents stifling their children's creativity and curiosity', January 16.)

30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Surfwear brand offers an Insight into art

Australian surfwear brand Insight's chief creative director Steve Gorrow will take on Hong Kong, not with a bevy of fashion models but with a three-day exhibition called Garage Art.

5 Oct 2010 - 12:00am