Sneak inside HALO – Hong Kong’s most exclusive lounge!

Open for nearly six months already, HALO is a new lounge by the same people behind the popular Hong Kong club, Volar. Halo occupies a basement on 10-12 Stanley Street in Central. Designed by a Japanese interior designer, Halo is a cluster of rooms outfitted in several different multi-textured decors. The horse-shoe shaped space contains […]

Puma’s French 77: short shorts & roller-disco!

Wednesday night I attended the launch of Puma’s French 77 collection, a line ode to the decadence and style of the late 1970′s. The event was at Zenses, a restaurant in the heart of Central on Queens Road. As guests arrived, the d.j., Frankie Lam, set the mood by playing an assortment of disco hits […]

The K-Swiss K-Spray Asia Tour!

Last Wednesday I d.j.ed the Hong Kong leg of the K-Spray 3 tour. For the last three years K-Swiss has organized the tour which features famous international street artists. This year’s edition included Flying Fortress from Germany, the London Police from England, and PEZ from Spain. Sugar, the venue for the show (normally a large […]

LET’S FIGHT! Band show and Concert

I just received an email from Phat of the local band Hardpack about an upcoming concert titled LET’S FIGHT! featuring several of Hong Kong’s cooler underground groups. If you don’t catch local bands often, this might be a concert worth checking out for a cross-section of what’s happening musically in Hong Kong. The concert is […]

Inner Vision show at Six Keyz Gallery

Last Thursday I spent the day walking around Macau. After arriving back in Hong Kong via the Turbo Jet, (which takes an hour from Macau to Central,) I had to run to the opposite end of Hong Kong to check out an art opening. I took the MTR, Hong Kong’s subway to Chai Wan, the […]

31st Hong Kong International Film Festival!

The 31st Hong Kong International Film Festival launched with more star power than usual this year. The opening films included the popular Korean director Park Chan-Wook’s latest, “I’m A Cyborg, But That’s O.K.,” in addition to “Eye In the Sky,” the debut film by Hong Kong director Yau Nai-Hoi. “Eye In the Sky” played first […]

Diesel party at Star Ferry

The third stop on my busy Friday night was a Diesel event at the new Star Ferry pier. This is the same space first used by Nike several months ago for their Air Force One event. Arriving late, I missed the performance by Rhymefest. The party was in full swing by 11:30 – which is […]

Mihara Yasuhiro sneaker / book launch at D-Mop!

Let me start off by saying that I love D-Mop’s events. For a little background info, D-Mop is a high-end retail chain with locations in several of Hong Kong’s top shopping centers. In addition they have two large flagship shops in Central and Causeway Bay – Hong Kong’s major shopping meccas – which are a […]

Shanghai Tang’s Spring 07 Show

On Tuesday night I attended Shanghai Tang’s Spring 07 fashion show. The theme of the collection was contemporary Shanghai. The venue was Lumiere, in the IFC2 shopping center. The space was converted to host a runway along a large bay of windows overlooking the harbor. From my vantage point, I was able to capture the […]