Clad in dark stone, with a sharply modern form, the HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity (HKSC) lords it over its surroundings in Kowloon City like a battleship in the harbour.Monday, 25 June, 2012, 12:00am
Colour, colour and more colour. That was the brief given to the designer by the owners of this Robinson Road apartment.
Trading company owner Jose Salazar, who hails from the Bahamas, and his Australian banker wife wanted a 'very vibrant' interior, says Johnny Leung of Chinc's Workshop.24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Fashion cover: pleated top (HK$10,100), skirt (HK$13,300), earrings (HK$4,750) and patent shoes (HK$9,500), all from Prada, The Landmark, Central.
That page: leather top (HK$50,000), pleated skirt (HK$49,500) and belt (HK$3,900), all from Celine, The Landmark. Earring (HK$1,890 for the pair) from Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Ocean Terminal, Tsim Sha Tsui.24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Tian Taiquan's photographic works represent creative reconstructions of his fragmented and vague childhood memories of the Cultural Revolution. Today, 9.30am-6.30pm, Art Experience Gallery, Rm 2009, 20/F Cable TV Tower, 9 Hoi Shing Rd, Tsuen Wan. Inquiries: 2110 9928. Ends today
100 Things, A Little Retrospective22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's typically small flats often have barely enough room for furniture. So Tony Chi, a renowned New York-based architect and interior designer, has created a design concept to ameliorate that.
Called 'True Island Living', the idea is to create a compact, multi-purpose central area that caters to dining, socialising, working and grooming.22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
9 Star Street, WanChai, 25292300
Cuisine Mediterranean with Spanish influence
Specialities Steak, seafood, coffee, dessert
Wine Red, white, Champagne. International range from HK$290 to HK$1,968 per bottle
Best for Casual bite22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
What: Nookha desk Why: Giuseppe Verdacchi designed the desk using tali bamboo, an environmentally friendly material How much: HK$23,000 Where: Signed By, 45 Tung Street, Sheung Wan, tel: 2517 890020 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
King of Canton
Paintings by Yang Jiechang depicting his observations that the Canton (now Guangdong) region has produced many prominent leaders over the course of history. Today, 10am-6.30pm, Hanart TZ Gallery, 407 Pedder Building, 12 Pedder St, Central. Inquiries: 2526 9019. Ends today
For the Love of Chinese Contemporary Art18 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Dressing up takes on a boyish twist with the Magnetic Boy Book. Children create combinations of outfits by adding magnetic pieces. The book includes eight picture cards and more than 30 magnetic clothes, so there's plenty of scope for budding fashion designers to use their imagination. HK$310 at Petit Bazaar, 80 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2528 022917 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Kissing Daddy Photography Competition
Send family photos and a maximum 80-word description for Sunshine City Plaza's Father's Day photography contest. Prizes include Samsung Galaxy phones. Deadline for entries Jun 18; winners announced Jun 25. Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Faust Festival 201217 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The moment Paul Dolan walked through the wide entrance of this three-storey, four-bedroom house in Shouson Hill, the Briton knew he'd found the ideal home for his family.17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Laurent Grasso's Studies into the Past painting series and other works in which he plays with the notion of time. A Le French May exhibition. Today, 11am-7pm, Edouard Malingue Gallery, 1/F, 8 Queen's Rd Central. Inquiries: 2810 0317. Ends today
Our 1930s16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Southeast Asian Works of Art
Sculptures, lacquer works, woven mudmee silks and other works from the late 18th to early 20th centuries. Today, 10am-7pm, Altfield Gallery, 248-9 Prince's Building, 10 Chater Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2537 6370. Ends today
Impure Light14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Hong Kong food today is built on the foundations of dishes brought by waves of immigrants from southern China. The dishes mostly originate from neighbouring Guangzhou and Chiu Chow.
Traditional Chinese cooking techniques can still be found here although they're fast disappearing from the repertoires of both home cooks and restaurant kitchens.14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Coroner takes case of boy, four, who died in hospital13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am