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LAX/HKG group show at Above Second

Los Angeles art gallery Thinkspace is curating a new show titled LAX/HKG that opens at Above Second on Friday, November 16th. The group exhibition includes artwork by Amy Sol, Audrey Kawasaki, Brian Viveros, Dabs Myla, Esao Andrews, Joao Ruas, Linnea Strid, and Yosuke Ueno.

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Above Second’s “Get Freaky”

After several solo shows, Above Second Gallery is going back to their roots with a large group exhibition titled “Get Freaky.” Curated by Supertexte of the French art zine GetFreaky, and by Lee Mei Yan of Hong Kong’s MyJane Studio, the show taps thirty artists from around the world including participants from France, Sweden, Denmark, […]

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Sonya Fu “Obfuscating Stupidity” at Above Second

Artist Sonya Fu is back at Above Second gallery for her sophomore solo exhibition titled “Obfuscating Stupidity.” Opening on Friday, January 20th, the artist’s paintings have a soft, dream-like quality to them that’s rare for digital art.

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Above Second X Arrested Motion – Friday!

Local gallery Above Second has teamed up with international art website Arrested Motion, to bring Hong Kong a major new show of contemporary artists. The exhibition, titled East West Connect, includes a mixture of talents, ranging from the widely known (such as Shepard Fairey,) to the more obscure. A quick preview of the artwork reveals […]

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INSA scores again! + After party info!

In town for just 36 hours, London-based artist INSA has succeeded in creating a new work in his ‘Girl On Bike’ series. The requirements of the series force him to locate a wall, paint it, find a bike, and discover a model, all within a brief duration of time. The resulting work gets turned into […]

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London artist INSA at Above Second!

Breasts dripping with paint, semi-nudes dressed in stylish high-heels, whole rooms covered in geometric patterns, welcome to the world of British artist INSA! His solo show titled ‘GLOSS,’ opens on Thursday, August 18th, at the Above Second gallery in Sai Ying Pun. INSA’s art, which is often reminiscent of the fashion photography of Guy Bourdin, […]

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Double Feature! Start From Zero + Prodip!

What do the bassist from LMF and a prominent street artist have in common? Both Start From Zero and Prodip have been influential figures in Hong Kong’s underground scene for over a decade, and both have art exhibits opening Friday, June 3rd!

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Sonya Fu “Skin Deep” at Above Second

Unfathomable 2020 Dreams – Sonya Fu One of the standouts of the recent 20/20 exhibition at the Above Second Gallery was a work by Hong Kong artist Sonya Fu. Titled, ‘Unfathomable 2020 Dreams’, it had a kind of sfumato quality to it that stood out from the other works in the show. Using a digital […]

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What will the world look like in 2020?

An exhibition opening this Friday at the Above Second gallery asked this exact question to twenty artists from around the world. Each artist responded using a 40 x 40 cm space and a variety of different medium. Opening night for the 2020 show is this Friday, December 17th, at 6pm.