Art & Design

miya-ando-art-light-metal-exhibit-hong-kong-hk

Miya Ando solo exhibit “Light Metal”

Artist Miya Ando, who creates fascinating works using ancient sword smith techniques is opening a solo show titled “Light Metal” on Thursday, February 13th. The artist, who grew up in Japan and California, works primarily in steel and aluminum.

Read More
graffiti-art-street-hk-hong-kong-airport

Graffiti tales: Kai Tak airport

Last week a friend invited me to join a few graffiti artists in painting at the old Kai Tak airport in Kowloon Bay. Climbing through a hole in a fence and walking past a few obstacles, we arrived at an abandoned building.

Read More
tetsuya-ishida-art-gagosian-gallery-painting-hong-kong-hk

The art of Tetsuya Ishida at Gagosian

Paintings by Tetsuya Ishida are as beautiful as they are tormented. Though captivating to look at, his artwork has a solemn quality, often depicting individuals submerged, trapped or otherwise held in uncomfortable positions.

Read More
takashi murakami gagosian gallery flowers and skulls hong kong

Takashi Murakami Flowers & Skulls

There’s been much speculation in Hong Kong over when a Takashi Murakami exhibition would take place, as the artist has been spotted at the Gagosian gallery frequently over the past two years. So with all the anticipation, it’s not surprising that on November 29th, the launch of Flowers & Skulls was packed!

Read More
fab 5 freddy kung fu wildstyle art hong kong hk mc yan china

Fab 5 Freddy + M.C. Yan = Kung Fu Wildstyle!

Fab 5 Freddy, a pivotal figure in the history of Hip Hop, will be in Hong Kong to take part in two special events on October 19th and 20th. On October 19th, he will preside over a screening of Wildstyle, a movie that, to this day, serves as the most accurate depiction of Hip Hop culture at its birth.

Read More