Interpol, David Byrne among major names set for Clockenflap 2018

Music fans today got their first peak at this year’s Clockenflap lineup, and the news is good. New York indie rock giants Interpol, US R&B star Khalid, and David Byrne, the former frontman of new wave pioneers Talking Heads, lead the list in the first round of announcements, revealed this afternoon. The 11th edition of ...

Arts

Creative Spaces: Old HK police, factory, and apartment buildings renewed as arts centers

Creative Spaces: Old HK police, factory, and apartment buildings renewed as arts centers

You can call it sustainable, repurposed, or just cool, but Hong Kong is seeing a movement toward vintage city structures put to new, creative uses. The latest was the re-opening...

Unveiled in HK, Rare Modigliani nude sets world record $150m estimate

Unveiled in HK, Rare Modigliani nude sets world record $150m estimate

A painting of a nude by Amedeo Modigliani is expected to fetch $150 million, the highest ever pre-sale estimate for an artwork at auction, Sotheby’s said Tuesday as the work...

Ahead of exhibition, graffiti artist Dilk shows off his favourite spot for Hong Kong street art

Ahead of exhibition, graffiti artist Dilk shows off his favourite spot for Hong Kong street art

Steven Dilks — better known for his graffiti name ‘Dilk’ — calls it an oasis. Known as “Mong Kok alley,” the secluded passageway stretching between Argyle St...

Worlds apart: Hong Kong’s great art divide

Worlds apart: Hong Kong’s great art divide

As international galleries and wealthy collectors descend on Hong Kong for Art Basel, life for some of the city’s creatives is still a struggle to make ends meet. Art...

A world of art is coming to Hong Kong, and we have your invitation!

A world of art is coming to Hong Kong, and we have your invitation!

| Coconuts Hong Kong x Asia Contemporary Art Show | Art for art’s sake.

Emin, Gormley and Kusama feature in Harbour Arts Sculpture Park show by Victoria Harbour

Emin, Gormley and Kusama feature in Harbour Arts Sculpture Park show by Victoria Harbour

A white horse, a pair of disembodied feet, and a giant spotted pumpkin. These are just a few of the things you’ll see when you swing by the Harbour Arts Sculpture...

Diana Beltran Herrera and the fly away success of her paper birds

Diana Beltran Herrera and the fly away success of her paper birds

The birds just took off. Even for their creator, it was a little surprising. “I wasn’t expecting it,” said Columbian artist Diana Beltran Herrera of her first commission in...

Monet’s glasses sold for over $50,000 in Hong Kong

Monet’s glasses sold for over $50,000 in Hong Kong

A collection of French artist Claude Monet’s personal belongings, including a pair of round-rimmed wire spectacles, have fetched almost $11 million at an auction in Hong...

Hong Kong lights up for Lumieres festival (Video)

Hong Kong lights up for Lumieres festival (Video)

Glowing cartoon Inuits tumbled down Hong Kong’s post office building and a forest of illuminated bamboo rods lit up the city centre as part of a visit by France’s...


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