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    HONG KONG STREET ART EXHIBITIONIt has been eventful year for Szabotage, who made a splash in Hong Kong's visual culture scene with his bonanza show 'Gone Fishing!'.  The British street artist, who has resided in Hong Kong for over 3 years, resolutely made his mark with a confident solo showing held in the sprawling Loft22 space of California Tower in the heart of Central, Hong Kong in November 2016. This year witnessed the fruition of the Szabotage's creative energies channeled into a major solo exhibition after years of intriguing street art campaigns featuring the artist's notorious koi fish...

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    Tuesday, 20 December, 2016
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    STREET ARTIST INTERVIEW From a small village on the Spanish island of Mallorca, Sath has made a home for himself in Bangkok, where he creates artwork in his Chinatown studio. His traveling street art practice has brought him to far-flung Asian locales including Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Indonesia, where he paints after asking permission or finding safely abandoned walls.Sath shares with UrbanDNA how his practice has evolved while working in Asia (what is a street artist to do when paint cans cannot be found?!) and his favorite place to paint in Asia thus far (it's in Malaysia!)...

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    Thursday, 25 February, 2016
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    HONG KONG ART A visit to The Empty Gallery in Hong Kong is a jarring sensory and emotional experience, but not in the way you might expect.Don't be deterred when the lift opens on the 19th floor to inky blackness– it's all part of the experience. Take heart there is indeed a fabulous gallery waiting to be discovered beyond the apparent black abyss, and grope your way to the left. If all else fails, give them a ring (as this avid art watcher did, wondering, could this really be the right place?) and they'll kindly let you in to a dimly lit interior...

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    Friday, 05 February, 2016
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    HONG KONG ARTIn what is apparently Hong Kong's longest continuous mural undertaken by a single fine artist, Barlo has realized an allegorical vision of the Monkey King mythology beside the Hong Kong Institute of Education's athletic fields. The sprawling work depicts seven scenes (measuring 3.5 meters high and approximately 90 meters long) and lends a contemporary, Hong Kong-style twist to the traditional tale of the Monkey hero.An Italian painter who has adopted Hong Kong as his home in recent years, Barlo was approached by the Nomads HK student association to express their views on education in Hong Kong...

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    Monday, 25 January, 2016
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    HONG KONG ART  Spanish graffiti artist Victoriano took over the sprawling space of California Tower's airy Loft 22 to present 'Cash & Carrier' from November 21-22, offering his creative observation of the power of luxury brands. The exhibition relates the contemporary treatment of brands to artworks by the Old Masters, which traditionally depicted the most revered topics of the day– usually royalty or religion. The show offers Victoriano's stoic observation of a world in which the power of the brand is absolute...

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    Wednesday, 25 November, 2015
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    HONG KONG ART HUNT  The hunt is on from November 13-19 for artworks released by Victoriano, the notorious Spanish street artist, into the urban wilds of Hong Kong. Watch @victorianoart and #CatchtheCarrier on Instagram to get there first and take home an original artwork valued at $15,000 HKD / $2,000 USD! In celebration of 'Cash & Carrier', Victoriano's solo debut exhibition in Hong Kong, a total of 8 artworks will be set loose upon the city for the quick and lucky to obtain. One artwork will be unleashed each day and two on Sunday, Nov...

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    Tuesday, 10 November, 2015
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    HONG KONG ART WORKSHOP  In the first workshop presented by HKwalls, the not-for-profit organization is offering an art class this weekend at 'House of Vans'. Local HKwalls artists CathLove and Bao will be teaching illustrative street art concepts and the process of designing artwork for VANS SK8-HI shoes, which is done on specialty paper shoes. After making a unique creation in the workshop, participants are encouraged to post their design onto Instagram with the hashtags #DIYSK8HI and #VANSHKG to enter the design contest– the winner will receive a year's supply of VANS shoes!Shoe designs can be created in marker or brush with acrylic paints, full-color or black and white– there are no restrictions for the creativity...

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    Thursday, 15 October, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET CULTURE  What do skateboarding and street art culture have in common in Hong Kong? UrbanDNA investigates with Hong Kong-based, Vans-sponsored skateboarder Piet Guilfoyle, who suggests that 'certain ideologies' are associated– particularly personal freedom and creativity. Certainly both practices require a creative reimagining of shared urban space and often test boundaries of the physically (and legally!) possible.Join Piet this weekend at House of Vans to learn or improve upon your skate technique...

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    Monday, 12 October, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  As trailblazers in Hong Kong’s street art and fashion scenes, Start From Zero is the city’s original old school urban art collective. Led by Dom Chan, this creative house embodies the fierce and adaptable spirit necessary for artists to survive and make art in the SAR. UrbanDNA catches up with Dom to discuss his street art works and current focus on woodworking, and he shares the technique for his early stencil works– PowerPoint! Dom will lead woodworking workshops with House of Vans on October 17 and 18– even the most novice woodcrafter can learn to create a handmade stool from Hong Kong’s urban art legend...

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    Saturday, 10 October, 2015
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    Hong Kong Street Art  Street art has been having a moment for awhile in Hong Kong. With the takeoff of HKwalls, Hong Kong's once fledgling street art scene has evolved to produce some world-class artists that can hang with the best of them. Meanwhile, the art world has slowly come to recognize the quality of Hong Kong's homegrown talent in a handful of 'street art' themed exhibitions, although a guided outdoor component for newly created pieces has been regrettably missing. A public element undoubtedly helps a gallery offering of 'street art' work – otherwise, it risks stripping the art of its integral meaning as both visual signpost and indicator of placefulness...

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    Friday, 25 September, 2015
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    ISTANBUL STREET ART  Not yet a year has passed since San Fransisco artist DYoungV came through Hong Kong and left his signature style of art in the streets. The prolific Californian artist was recently on the move again, this time creating artwork on the fringes of Asia in the urban spaces of Istanbul – an idea hatched while chatting with Hong Kong's own local tattoo artist Ross Dixon Turpin of the famed Star Crossed Tattoo. The promise of Istanbul's 'free reign' to get up proved too great a draw, and soon DYoungV had booked his ticket to the enigmatic Turkish city, which did not disappoint...

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    Monday, 20 July, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  China's bustling Southern harbor city has recently experienced a new artist-in-residence crafting surreal encounters in urban spaces. Walking down the street in Sai Ying Pun, a vibrant neighborhood enclave West of Central, one might come upon a young man with an eggplant on his head. Or, for that matter, you could pass a young lady carefully balancing an ear of corn atop her crown. Further in Pok Fu Lam, a child can be found wearing a sprig of spring onion, and a couple has appeared in Po Hing Fong steadily balancing oranges upon their heads...

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    Thursday, 25 June, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  Phil Akashi is a contemporary artist who sees no boundaries in expressive mediums. To this fine studio artist, creating illicit art on the street is just another way to convey his creative message – by happenstance, some of his creative works can be described as street art. The Belgian artist can be found most often working in his studio in the blossoming South Island Cultural District in Hong Kong, yet is undeterred by policy preventing his work from being seen in outdoor locations...

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    Friday, 22 May, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ARTIST INTERVIEW  It was only last year the Hong Kong government removed the most prolific public art project ever undertaken by the renowned French street artist 'Invader', which proved to be the catalyst for a series of unprecedented twists for the art world and the increasingly favorable position of street art. The removal of a popular, meticulously crafted mosaic by the artist of Pac-Man even inspired the local arts community to rise up and recreate the piece in posterity, although this effigy also eventually met its demise...

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    Monday, 11 May, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART EXHIBITION  In a windfall for street art in Hong Kong, French graffiti mosaic artist 'Invader' has ceremoniously returned to the scene of last year's infamously removed 'invasion' to present 'Wipe Out', an exhibition exploring his work in the city and beyond. The non-profit show is the third project presented by HOCA, the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Foundation, which launched in 2014. Curated by Lauren Every-Wortman, the event is held within the expansive Qube space at PMQ – a rare 600 square meter multi-function hall in the Central district of Hong Kong...

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    Monday, 11 May, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  Street art aficionados in Hong Kong have undoubtably noticed the colorful new additions to the Sheung Wan area in the second installment of HKwalls, an independent, not-for-profit effort aimed to bring art to the streets of the city. Organized by Jason Dembski, a designer and professor of Architecture at the University of Saint Joseph Macau, the sophomore edition of Hong Kong's street art festival went up mid-March during Art Week in Hong Kong. Style by Asia ponders the promising growth of this young festival, including the possibilities for ever-larger pieces, and asks artists about their 'dream canvas' in Hong Kong...

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    Monday, 27 April, 2015
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    BRITISH SCULPTURE IN ASIA  Kate MccGwire is a British sculptor without comparison. Her innovative use of materials and complicated creative process, which can involve years procuring the materials for a single artwork, is refreshingly different from anything else in the vast art landscape. MccGwire has honed her immense creative talent to make hauntingly beautiful and shockingly unique works of sculpture using humanely sourced feathers and natural objects, and the art world's elite have indeed taken notice...

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    Saturday, 07 March, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART   An ongoing enigma on the streets of Hong Kong, the (mostly) illicitly created paintings by Victoriano transform their urban environment with expertly-honed, stylized surrealism. With high caliber street artwork still a relatively rare occurrence in Hong Kong, Victoriano is among the most ubiquitous of the city's street painters and stands alone in his ability to quickly execute large-scale, painterly aerosol images as unsanctioned public artworks. Based in Marbella, Spain and experienced in luxury branding, the artist shares with UrbanDNA his artistic process, penchant for painting in the fair harbor city, and what it's really like to make art without permission...

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    Friday, 06 March, 2015
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    HONG KONG & THAILAND STREET ART  San Francisco's DYoungV has offered fresh additions to the Asian street art scene with his unique pasteup pieces in Hong Kong and throughout Thailand. Part of an ambitious traveling project executed in late 2014, the artist is delighted many of his street-based artworks remain up in Hong Kong nearly six months since their installation. In comparison to  his home city, DYoungV's street works have notably been able to command attention in Hong Kong, where the urban art scene is still quite small for a city of its size and density...

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    Monday, 02 March, 2015
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    HONG KONG ART AUCTION  The Sotheby's Boundless sale of contemporary art on January 20, 2015 represented an extraordinary achievement for street art and its latest champion, Invader, the French street mosaic artist. In the artist’s Sotheby’s debut, the sale of Alias HK_58, a replica of the artist’s original street work destroyed in Hong Kong, soared to achieve a winning bid of US$206k, realizing US$252k including the buyer’s premium. To put this in perspective, no other currently working urban artist besides Banksy has ever commanded a hammer price above US$200k at auction, and Invader's former highest bid recorded at auction was US$27...

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    Tuesday, 27 January, 2015
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  In a wry twist of fate, French mosaic street artist 'Invader' achieved two new world record sales at Sotheby’s Hong Kong after officials scoured his works from the city last year. The artist adorned the streets of Hong Kong last January with his most ambitious public works ever, calling them a ‘gift’ and ‘tribute’ to the beloved place. To the dismay of global art watchers, most pieces were treated like vandalism and soon proved ephemeral. Although the public expressed a desire to preserve the unsanctioned works, the letter of the law was followed instead...

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    Saturday, 24 January, 2015
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    HONG KONG Secret Walls, the live art battle event, has come a long way since its humble beginnings in a London pub in 2006. Since then, the event aspired to expand globally, and boasts of holding competitions in more than 25 countries, including Sweden, the United States and Japan. It has hardly been a year and a half since the inception of the Secret Walls live art battle in Hong Kong, which concluded its second edition in the artistically blossoming SAR in December 2014. UrbanDNA catches up with the founder of Secret Walls, Terry Guy, to learn more about the global expansion of the world's premier live art battle and how it relates to local street art cultures across the world...

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    Friday, 09 January, 2015
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    HONG KONG POSTNATAL RECOVERYSome may have noticed UrbanDNA has been MIA for the past couple months. Indeed this street art stalker has been busy, but for good reason: to welcome a beautiful baby boy into the world! The experience of having a child in Hong Kong is something that I wanted to fully embrace, and I took advantage of every unique offering available in this special part of the world to relieve recovering mothers. After all, why not? Being quite open minded, I am happy to try anything that will help me feel my best after an experience as challenging as childbirth...

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    Friday, 31 October, 2014
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    STREET ART GALLERY SHOWS, HONG KONG Street art has had a moment in Hong Kong this spring, from the heated controversy surrounding the removal of Space Invader’s graffiti mosaics from Hong Kong’s streets, to the wildly successful opening of London-based artist D*Face’s Honestly Dishonest show at Above Second during Art Basel. If you fancy a dose of street art in the (air-conditioned) gallery setting this weekend, there are currently four exhibitions on in the city featuring contemporary graffiti-driven content...

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    Saturday, 07 June, 2014
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    CONCEPTUAL ART PERFORMANCE, ART BASEL HONG KONG Whilst strolling the first floor concourse of Art Basel Hong Kong, there was one booth that stuck out amongst the others. Amidst the galleries and exquisite (and expensive) art there stood a t-shirt stand staffed by a young woman, who was indeed selling the apparel. Was this real– were souvenir shirts really being hawked upon the main concourse of the most prestigious art fair in the world? Technically, yes, sort of. But actually– no. At Art Basel things are generally more complicated than they seem...

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    Friday, 30 May, 2014
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    Street Art/ Fine Art Curator & Exhibition Producer Interview, Hong Kong In the flurry of Art Basel Hong Kong and D*Face's sold-out Honestly Dishonest show at the city's local Above Second gallery, Richard Scarry of the London-based art curation and production design superduo 'Coates & Scarry' talks with Style by Asia. As a leading international expert on the integration of street art into the fine art world, whose many credits include introducing the works of D*Face to Hong Kong and Asia, Scarry offers rare insight into how the international perception of street art has evolved in the past decade...

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    Thursday, 29 May, 2014
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    Hong Kong Exhibition | Art Statements Gallery | May 8-June 21, 2014 Graffiti art has evolved since bursting onto New York City's cultural scene in the late 70's... and so has John 'JonOne' Perello, a child of this early graffiti movement. Born in 1963, the Harlem-raised artist developed his nonfigurative painting style through youthful adventures 'tagging' the subway trains of New York City in the 80's and rose to embody an iconic stature in the street art world. However, JonOne's artistic development took a unique turn upon his decision 26 years ago to move to Paris...

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    Thursday, 08 May, 2014
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    'HKwalls' Street Art Festival, May 12-18, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong In the first-ever event of its kind in Hong Kong, HKwalls will enhance outdoor wall spaces in the Sheung Wan district with the painted works of celebrated urban contemporary artists. The street art festival event will take place from May 12-18 during the busiest week of the year in Hong Kong's jam-packed art calendar, coinciding with the city's second inaugural Art Basel fair and its surrounding plethora of satellite art events. Thus far HKwalls has secured permission for artists to paint upon at least 9 walls in the Sheung Wan area, although organizers are still actively seeking additional property owners who are interested in featuring their wall space in this community art event...

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    Wednesday, 07 May, 2014
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    M+ Museum Exhibition, Hong Kong Dazzling neon signage has been a common sight upon Hong Kong's streets since the mid-20th century, insidiously becoming a key visual identifier of the city in the popular imagination. However, as technology marches on and the skilled craftsmen who created this once ubiquitous lighting become ever fewer, handmade neon signs have gradually been replaced with brighter and cheaper LED lights and fluorescence. Although such modern lighting solutions are far less labor intensive to produce and will continue the tradition of Hong Kong's famously lit streets, these methods lack the intrinsic creative flair that is present within handmade neon signs created by local masters of the craft...

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    Friday, 11 April, 2014
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    Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong 2014 There has never been a better time to be a young artist in Hong Kong. Although the city has admittedly never been easy for artists - let's be honest, it can be a seemingly impossible place to survive - there are glimmers of opportunity for homegrown creatives. It is clear from the competitive showing at this year's Affordable Art Fair (AAF), which was open to the public from March 21-23, that young Hong Kong artists are rising to the occasion - and enjoying the exposure - that is becoming available as the city evolves into a top center of the global art market...

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    Monday, 24 March, 2014
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    COMMENTARY: HONG KONG STREET ARTHong Kong, you say you aspire to be an art hub, and I truly want to believe you. Heck, I want to live in an art hub!I was among the crowd at Art Basel Hong Kong and the gallery scene has been steadily improving in recent years. It's all been very promising.But really, it's time we had a talk, because I'm not sure you know what an 'art hub' is. You seem to have the term confused with something to do with numbers and dollar signs, like if the most art is sold here, then our city would somehow become a cultural leader...

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    Thursday, 06 March, 2014
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    HONG KONG STREET ART  The graffiti mosaic works by the famed French street artist 'Space Invader' are beginning to disappear, to the dismay of the city's art lovers. The works were illicitly installed in late January during the artist's latest 'Invasion of Hong Kong' street art project, but many have already proven ephemeral. The Highways Department has admitted to removing Invader's colorful Pac-Man mosaic located in Tin Hau along King's Road. The South China Morning Post reports a spokesman could not provide a reason for the work's removal, "but insisted it is the department's duty to ensure street safety for the public...

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    Tuesday, 25 February, 2014
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    HONG KONG STREET ARTThe observant eye may have noticed a curious new addition upon the streets of Hong Kong lately. To the delight of art aficionados, Hong Kong is the scene of the latest 'invasion' by the French graffiti mosaic artist known simply as 'Invader', who has conducted similar illicit street art projects in over 40 cities on 6 continents. The installment features 48 of the artist's signature whimsical tile mosaics of characters from the retro Space Invaders arcade game, which have popped up in unexpected corners throughout the city...

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    Monday, 10 February, 2014
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    HONG KONG STREET ARTNestled in a quiet corner of Pak Tsz Lane Park in Central, Hong Kong, a humble art exhibition has been underway for months, open to all curious passersby. Through depictions of his signature 'Fatso' character personality, urban artist and comic illustrator Johnny 'Overloaddance' has transformed the park's forgotten blank and graffiti-tagged concrete walls  into an art show - the '13 Guy Exhibition'. It seems somehow fitting an impromptu street art exhibition can now be found in the same space that historically housed secret meetings of anti-Qing Dynasty revolutionists, as the spot famously offered a number of escape routes for fleeing 19th century rebels...

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    Friday, 17 January, 2014
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    HONG KONG GRAFFITI This autumn witnessed the creation of a very unique outdoor space in Hong Kong, although this oasis of graffiti art ultimately proved ephemeral and was painted over just months after its creation. To be clear, it was not an art space that was technically supposed to exist. Situated directly behind the Hyatt Regency in Shatin and minutes from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and University MTR station, the graffiti art sprung up rather spontaneously in September, the handiwork of various international artists who gathered in the city for the Neon Golden exhibition at the local Above Second gallery...

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    Monday, 23 December, 2013
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    Before a sold out crowd last night at Les Boules Café Pétanque in Sai Wan, expatriate British artist Mark Goss claimed the championship title of Hong Kong's inaugural 'Secret Walls' series, the 'world premier live art battle'. The heated competition showcased the incredible talents of both final qualifiers, Cath Love and Goss, and an audience 'vote' (a measurement of sound decibels) broke a tie amongst 2 judges to determine Goss the series victor. The artists had 90 minutes to create original works of art before an excited audience using only black marker and paint, without the assistance of sketches or visual aids...

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    Wednesday, 04 December, 2013
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    The final 2 are revealed - it will be Mark Goss and Cath Love at the Secret Walls Hong Kong Grand Final! British expatriate artist Mark Goss claimed semifinal round 2 of the Hong Kong's 'Secret Walls' graffiti art competition, which saw a showdown between Goss and Jimson of the Parent's Parents art collective. While both artists performed admirably within the allotted 90 minutes, a scan of the sound decibels from audience cheers revealed Goss's wall (above left) the winner. Goss will proceed with semifinal 1 winner Cath Love to the final art battle, held Tuesday December 3rd at Les Boules in Shek Tong Tsui, to determine the grand champion of this first edition of 'Secret Walls' in Hong Kong...

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    Wednesday, 27 November, 2013
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    Tuesday, 12 November, 2013
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    Graffiti artists CathLove and Tinyau faced off in a brilliantly heated competition on Tuesday November 5th, with CathLove's Indiana Jones'-esque illustration (on left) claiming the evening. The artists feverishly scrawled their designs for 90 minutes in black broad-tipped marker as an enraptured audience looked on. CathLove emerged as the impartial judges' and crowd favorite, and will accede to the final held on Tuesday, December 3rd 2013, where she will battle either Mark Goss or Jimson. Time (and semi-final round 2 on November 19th) will tell...

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    Thursday, 07 November, 2013
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    Jimson dominated the 'Secret Walls' Round 4 art battle held October 22nd at Les Boules, emerging victorious after a spirited 90-minute showdown against fellow artist 'Used Pencil'. This event was the last of 4 qualifying rounds in this 'Secret Walls' Hong Kong series, and Jimson now progresses to the semi finals to compete against other winning artists Cath Love, Tinyau, and Mark Goss. The reigning Secret Walls Hong Kong artist will be determined at the grand final on Tuesday, December 3rd. Secret Walls is new to Hong Kong, having been introduced to city in August 2013...

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    Thursday, 24 October, 2013
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    In the heart of Mongkok, a quiet alleyway has served the underground art community for years as an ever-evolving canvas for illegally created public artwork. While graffiti is generally frowned upon in most busy spots in Hong Kong and swiftly repainted, this concealed street behind the Mongkok East KCR Station demonstrates a remarkable level of tolerance for illicit painting, or perhaps just a government with better ideas for allocating resources than immediate image removal. However, graffiti isn't intended to last, and the Mongkok Wall of Fame isn't an exception; works here live a natural (albeit generous) life cycle as far as graffiti goes, with the best pieces surviving sometimes a few years before their wallspace is seized by another artist or covered with a fresh coat of paint by public work crews...

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    Sunday, 20 October, 2013
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     Hong Kong's new M+ museum of visual culture, which is scheduled to officially opens its doors in 2017, is currently in the midst of building a collection of authentic neon signs originally displayed on the city's famously lit streets. The museum's curator for design and architecture, Aric Chen, revealed to China Daily that M+ is actively looking for old signs to add to its collection, and will soon acquire the iconic Sammy's Kitchen neon cow which has served as a landmark in Sai Ying Pun for over three decades...

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    Friday, 11 October, 2013
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      A Birkin-toting, pinch-faced parasite by the street artist 'Cath Love' became a fixture on Central's bustling Caine Road, first making its appearance in 2012. In a notable testament to Hong Kong's tolerance of unsanctioned art, the subversive work survived for over a year in the high-traffic location, playfully presenting the artist's critique of Hong Kong's brand and status obsessed culture. Although the artwork has recently been partially obscured by a canvas banner, the image's dainty heels can still be seen peeking out from underneath a hanging advertisement, and remains intact beneath its cover...

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    Thursday, 03 October, 2013
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