Part of Am I a Ghost?, a multimedia installation by Hong Kong artists Clara Cheung and Gum Cheng featured in the Singapore Biennale. Photo: C&G

‘If you were a triad … If you were a police officer …’ – Hong Kong protests infuse art at Singapore Biennale

  • Interactive quiz that’s part of Clara Cheung and Gum Cheng’s art installation on show in Singapore includes questions arising from current Hong Kong protests
  • The premise of the biennale is to promote public engagement with contemporary art, with works on show at various venues across Singapore
Topic |   Art

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Part of Am I a Ghost?, a multimedia installation by Hong Kong artists Clara Cheung and Gum Cheng featured in the Singapore Biennale. Photo: C&G
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The Art & Culture Outreach (ACO) bookshop in the Foo Tak Building, Wan Chai. ACO manages spaces in the buildings let at below market rate to emerging artists and grass-roots organisations. Photo: Tory Ho

Hong Kong building that’s a hotbed of political thought amid the protests, and how cheap rents allowed artistic community to flourish there

  • Flats let at below-market rates to emerging artists and community activists have transformed a Wan Chai block. Critics have labelled it a base for rioters
  • Public-policy researchers, an artists’ collective, and an online publisher talk about what they do in the Foo Tak Building in Wan Chai
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The Art & Culture Outreach (ACO) bookshop in the Foo Tak Building, Wan Chai. ACO manages spaces in the buildings let at below market rate to emerging artists and grass-roots organisations. Photo: Tory Ho
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