Michael Lau Kin-man talks about changing attitudes in the art world and his upcoming exhibition based on his comic book character. Photo: Nora Tam
Michael Lau Kin-man talks about changing attitudes in the art world and his upcoming exhibition based on his comic book character. Photo: Nora Tam
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Hong Kong artist Michael Lau on his latest show, designer toys and being comfortable with his art

  • Michael Lau Kin-man, the ‘Godfather of Designer Toys’, unveiled 99 figurines based on his comic-strip characters in a 1999 Hong Kong exhibition. It was a huge hit
  • Lau, who says he feels acceptance for his work from the mainstream art market, has a new exhibition, ‘Maxx Headroom’, centred on his comic’s main character

Michael Lau Kin-man talks about changing attitudes in the art world and his upcoming exhibition based on his comic book character. Photo: Nora Tam
Michael Lau Kin-man talks about changing attitudes in the art world and his upcoming exhibition based on his comic book character. Photo: Nora Tam
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