Arts & Music

Sinitta talks Me Too, Simon Cowell and ‘discovering she was black’

The American-born singer recalls her British boarding school days, finding fame and the years of abuse she went through.

18 Apr 2019 - 9:00PM
The Collector | Meet the young French ’defender’ of Chinese contemporary art

Georgia-based John Dodelande says he collects Chinese contemporary art because it is ‘no bulls**t’, unlike its Western counterpart

18 Apr 2019 - 6:30PM
Collector asks: ‘Where are Xi Jinping’s works of calligraphy?’

Chi Wang, whose Nationalist general father instilled in him a deep appreciation for the art form, explains how the true value of Chinese art is much more than the auction price.

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Hong Kong’s buskers find an unlikely home at upscale hotel

A partnership between the Cordis hotel, in Mong Kok, and start-up The Other Busker will provide a stage for Hong Kong’s young street performers.

15 Apr 2019 - 11:30AM
What a view | K-drama Romance is a Bonus Book: teasing tale of would-be lovers

Plus, Game of Thrones is back for its eighth and final series, who will sit upon the Iron Throne?

14 Apr 2019 - 9:30AM
The Projector | How China’s ‘creative’ film promos can backfire

Flashy campaigns might help fill seats on a movie’s opening weekend but misleading messaging can turn the audience off, as seen with some recent releases in mainland China.

12 Apr 2019 - 9:40AM
Director Crystal Kwok on Jackie Chan, sex talk and dirty old men

The ‘lippy’ former actress is investigating where her Chinese-American family fitted into the racially segregated society of the southern United States.

12 Apr 2019 - 5:56AM
Artists with learning disabilities to be celebrated at Hong Kong event

With speakers from around the world, the event will include workshops, seminars and performances that highlight the talent and potential of people who see the world in a different way

7 Apr 2019 - 1:00PM
The Collector | Art exhibition traces evolution of Chinese contemporary art

Works from some of China’s top private collections, including those belonging to Guan Yi, Lu Xun and Zheng Hao, create a visual narrative central to the development of contemporary art in China

7 Apr 2019 - 11:00AM
What a view | Watch this: Japanese Netflix show My Husband Won’t Fit

The 10-part Netflix series, adapted from an autographical novel and then manga, is surprisingly sensitive

7 Apr 2019 - 9:45AM