David McNeill

David McNeill

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The secretive cult shaping Japan’s future
Artist says her vagina creations confront a Japanese taboo

In Japan only men are allowed to express sexual desire, says academic, explaining why Megumi Igarashi is being prosecuted for obscenity.

4 Jul 2015 - 9:35PM

In Japan only men are allowed to express sexual desire, says academic, explaining why Megumi Igarashi is being prosecuted for obscenity.

Artist says her vagina creations confront a Japanese taboo
Yoshitomo Nara: neo-pop artist who defies categorisation

Ahead of two important solo exhibitions in Hong Kong, the Japanese artist with a global cult following is dismissive of the way others interpret his work, saying: 'This is just what comes out.'

13 Mar 2015 - 5:50PM

Ahead of two important solo exhibitions in Hong Kong, the Japanese artist with a global cult following is dismissive of the way others interpret his work, saying: 'This is just what comes out.'

Yoshitomo Nara: neo-pop artist who defies categorisation
Ageing actors give a stage to Japan’s seniors

Japan's senior citizen actors earn much respect in director Yukio Ninagawa's play, which comes to Hong Kong next month, writes David McNeill.

25 Oct 2014 - 11:32PM

Japan's senior citizen actors earn much respect in director Yukio Ninagawa's play, which comes to Hong Kong next month, writes David McNeill.

Ageing actors give a stage to Japan’s seniors
Ordinary people in devastating times
Sexual fantasies the theme of photographer's dream project
Up close and personal Asia view
The Untouchables
27 Aug 2003 - 12:00AM
The Untouchables
Still angry after all these years
Toy Story
16 May 2004 - 12:00AM
Toy Story
PROPHET OF doom
27 Sep 2003 - 12:00AM
PROPHET OF doom
As China fumes, Japan turns up nose at orgy
Digit doc gives gangsters a helping hand
FAMILIAR FACES
28 Sep 2003 - 12:00AM
FAMILIAR FACES
Cold war's chilling reality
13 Nov 2003 - 12:00AM
Cold war's chilling reality
Triumph of artistic hirsutes or tutu much? Trocks' frock shock rocks
Culture vultures attack
4 Jan 2004 - 12:00AM
Culture vultures attack
Weird but wily
8 May 2004 - 12:00AM
Weird but wily
Fusion & fame
26 Nov 2004 - 12:00AM
Fusion & fame
Assassinated politician could have 'sunk  government'
Rites of string
25 Jul 2004 - 12:00AM
Rites of string
Modest maestro
29 May 2005 - 12:00AM
Modest maestro
Lords of the ring
11 Dec 2004 - 12:00AM
Lords of the ring
Furtility rate
21 Aug 2004 - 12:00AM
Furtility rate
WE LIKE DAT
4 Feb 2006 - 12:00AM
WE LIKE DAT
Death collector
27 Dec 2004 - 12:00AM
Death collector
Japan can't remain only for Japanese
GET A ROOM: THE TOP FIVE LOVE SHACKS
Death in Venice
12 Jun 2005 - 12:00AM
Death in Venice
WORLD BEAT
3 Apr 2005 - 12:00AM
WORLD BEAT