A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong
A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong

Hong Kong design show Heart of Cyberpunk pays tribute to Blade Runner and Ghost in the Shell, dystopian films inspired by city’s streetscapes

  • The 2017 film Ghost in the Shell, filmed partly in Hong Kong, The Matrix trilogy, and 1982’s Blade Runner inspire designers to create dystopia-themed fashion
  • Designers also reference Sham Shui Po, the show’s location, being a source of cheap electronics and a former hub of garment manufacturing

Topic |   Fashion
A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong
A futuristic mahjong game at “Heart of Cyberpunk” in Sham Shui Po in Hong Kong, a multidisciplinary fashion and design event. Photo: Design District Hong Kong
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