It might be hard to believe now, but there actually was a time in Hong Kong when every single new bar did not feel compelled to call itself a speakeasy. Of course, we live in a city that loves its buzzwords and knows how to take a trend and run it into the ground, which is why so many drinking spots these days go for the speakeasy vibe. That may explain why Le Boudoir, which opened in October 2010 and claims to be Hong Kong’s original speakeasy, has said goodbye to its original incarnation and is now set to reopen…

Local street artists hope to bring people together with their work, while others tout the cultural and economic benefits of fostering the scene. It’s early Sunday morning in Soho, and Hong Kong’s popular entertainment zone is still waking up from a night of wild partying, with the smell of alcohol still hanging in the air and barely anyone in sight. CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE Three street artists that call Hong Kong home Tsang Tsou Choi (also known as “King of Kowloon”) Background: The late Tsang, who was born in Guangdong in 1921, was known for his Chinese calligraphy graffiti….

ART ALERT- STAND OUT ARTWORKS 18th Septmeber 2017 New works, artists and galleries The Asia Contemporary Art Show showcased an outstanding range of works at its 11th edition at the Conrad Hong. With galleries and artists from around the world, including from as far as Chile, Peru and Canada, an array of collectible paintings, sculptures, editions prints and contemporary photography were available for browsing and buying by the over 11,000 visitors to the Show. In this Art Alert, we present some of the most memorable pieces from the fall edition of the Show. All available works are featured online at…

  Fish ‘N’ Chips 29 Mar — 14 May 2017 at the Art Supermarket in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Fish ‘N’ Chips, Exhibition view. Courtesy of Art Supermarket 12 MAY 2017 Hong Kong art gallery Art Supermarket is pleased to present Fish ‘n’ Chips, a solo exhibition of selected works from British graffiti pop-artist Szabotage. The Fish ‘n’ Chips collection is inspired by the artist’s signature Koi fish character and casino chips, which both symbolizing good fortune and wealth in Eastern and Western cultures. “Fish ‘n’ Chips” expresses hyper-British visual themes and the artist’s love of Cockney-rhyming slang. Even the…