A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui
A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui

New Hong Kong museum will uphold artistic freedom, director says as it is unveiled, and show art by Ai Weiwei and about Tiananmen crackdown

  • At museum of visual culture’s unveiling, director is asked whether it will show controversial art after the introduction of Hong Kong’s national security law
  • ‘A city can only be a welcoming arts hub if it offers an open environment for artists and for different views,’ Suhanya Raffel says

Topic |   West Kowloon Cultural District
A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui
A view of the main gallery floor of Hong Kong’s new M+ museum of visual culture. The radical design by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron places all 33 galleries on one floor. Photo: Enid Tsui
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