Hong Kong’s emerging ‘Occupation Points’: Linda Lai – interview


Art Radar profiles the latest new art space to appear in Hong Kong, Linda Lai’s Floating Projects in Wong Chuk Hang, and conducts an interview with the acclaimed professor, historian and new media pioneer.

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Space: The final frontier for Hong Kong’s artists?


Artists in up-and-coming international art hub Hong Kong, one of the densest and most expensive cities in the world, find that land prices and low availability of space have a real impact on their art.

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“We had no studios until the ’90s'”: Hong Kong artist panel at Art Basel – video


The Art Basel Hong Kong 2013 Conversations series opens at Asia Society on 19 May 2013 with a debate between  four Hong Kong artists and the curator of the new museum for visual culture M+, West Kowloon Cultural District.

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Is Hong Kong’s current art climate failing local artists? Wall Street Journal discusses


HONG KONG ART SCENE NONPROFIT SECTOR As Hong Kong’s commercial sector continues to grow in leaps and bounds, has the city’s independent art scene been forgotten? A critical report from the Wall Street Journal marks 2010 as a year in … Continue reading

Kwan Sheung Chi reveals how to survive as an artist in Hong Kong in telling video


HONG KONG FOTANIAN ARTIST VIDEO INTERVIEW “Kwan Sheung Chi [art]attack 29” (length of video, 5:12 mins), features the Hong Kong artist Kwan Sheung Chi (b. 1980). In the video, Kwan describes the issues he explored in two of his exhibitions, … Continue reading

Fotan 2010 – a growing cluster of art studios in Hong Kong


HONG KONG ART STUDIOS Fo Tan is a place that you might not be able to name straight away when speaking of Hong Kong’s local art. However, this fading industrial district is home to more than 50 art studios and … Continue reading

Thousands to visit Hong Kong's annual Fotan open studios event January 2009


FOTAN OPEN STUDIOS HONG KONG January 10, 11, 17, 18 2009 A forty five minute trip from Central on the MTR brings you to a bleak warehouse area housing industrial storage and artist studios close to the Chinese University of Hong … Continue reading

Photography, symbols and emerging artist – Top ten shows in Hong Kong September 2008 part 3 – Saatchi Online


EXHIBITIONS HONG KONG    Lai Nga-Yu (Alice): The Garden 7 September to 21 September 2008 Space One, Fotan Arts District The vibrating fizzing colours of Hong Kong artist Alice Lai’s Kandinskyesque abstract works shimmer with energy and express her love … Continue reading