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Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre

Rent rise fuels creative tension

Artists are unhappy about a sudden 20 per cent rent increase for studio space at a Shek Kip Mei arts centre, but the managers say the rise is necessary to keep the venture afloat.

Tuesday, 25 October, 2011, 12:00am

Made in Hong Kong

Hong Kong culture is unique, and every local community has its own strong colours and characteristics. Hulu Culture, a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting and preserving local culture, has organised a Heritage x Art x Design (H.A.D.) Walk to introduce the history of Sham Shui Po to the public.

22 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Festival may help revive arts centre

The Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre is back on track after a troubled start and is ready to showcase local talent in an arts festival, says its executive director.

9 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Rob Luxton, owner of design firm Aeroporto

What I'm reading: Last month it was The Whole House Book, a manual for designing environmentally intelligent buildings. I get pretty geeky and this book is part of my master plan to build my own house one day. I'm also an avid reader of Detail magazine, an architectural/product/interior publication.

31 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

B-Boys to bust a move in major battle

The best B-Boys from Hong Kong and Macau will duke it out on Sunday in the Red Bull BC One Cypher Hong Kong competition.

The winner of the event at the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre will go on to the Asia qualifier in Taiwan this summer. The winner there will compete in the world finals in Russia at the end of the year.

24 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

The old beats the new in architecture awards

Revitalisation work has taken centre stage ahead of iconic new buildings for the first time in the annual Institute of Architects Awards, with the top honour going to the designers of an arts centre in a converted factory.

5 May 2009 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

The report 'Voyage of Discovery exhibition to draw visitors to arts centre' on City page 4 on Wednesday said the Cultural Centre exhibition would show works by six artists from the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre. It should have said 60. We apologise for the error.

7 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Red tape, faults blight arts centre

Tenants complain about defective equipment, delayed theatre, lack of publicity

A pilot creative arts centre converted from a factory building has been struggling since its opening last March, with some of its tenant artists complaining about bureaucratic administration and defective equipment.

10 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Drawing talent

Amid the noise of drilling and sawing reverberating around the mostly vacant Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Shek Kip Mei, puppeteer Hoi Chiu talks enthusiastically about his plans to turn his arts studio into a creative centre for people to learn puppetry.

17 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Community arts in Shek Kip Mei

A series of exhibitions about the city is on at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) ahead of the opening of the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre (JCCAC).

The centre is due to open early next year in Shek Kip Mei.

6 Dec 2007 - 12:00am