Negotiated Differences (2019), Shirley Tse. Part of Stakeholders, Hong Kong’s official presentation at the 58th Venice Biennale. Photo: Enid Tsui

At Venice Biennale’s Hong Kong pavilion, a chimera of contradictions in sculpted wood and 3D printing

  • Artist Shirley Tse has built a barricade of apparently unrelated wooden objects for her solo exhibition at the international art fair
  • Each object is intentionally linked to an unrelated one, she says – a message about the need to bridge our differences
Topic |   Art

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Negotiated Differences (2019), Shirley Tse. Part of Stakeholders, Hong Kong’s official presentation at the 58th Venice Biennale. Photo: Enid Tsui
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The M+ museum of visual culture under construction at the West Kowloon Cultural District in November, 2018. Its opening could be delayed from 2020 until 2021. Photo: Martin Chan

Hong Kong arts hub exodus: amid fresh delays, key executives leaving West Kowloon project

  • Five key executives will leave the authority in charge of the long-overdue West Kowloon Cultural District by autumn 2019
  • The Box theatre was to open in April but won’t be ready until June, while the opening of M+, the museum of visual culture, may be postponed until 2021
Topic |   West Kowloon Cultural District

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The M+ museum of visual culture under construction at the West Kowloon Cultural District in November, 2018. Its opening could be delayed from 2020 until 2021. Photo: Martin Chan
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