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Hong Kong offers new adventures at every turn

The Manila Times 22 Sep 2022
Arts and culture ... Highly anticipated by art lovers, M+ opened in the heart of the West Kowloon Cultural District in November 2021 and is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary visual culture in the world. It exhibits 20th- and 21st-century visual culture encompassing visual art, design and architecture, and moving image.
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40 years of parallel theater

China Daily 02 Sep 2022
The special administrative region government has invested heavily in the creative arts in recent years, establishing cultural hubs such as the West Kowloon Cultural District and the soon-to-be-completed East Kowloon Cultural Centre ... Admittedly, performance venues were few and far between until the Hong Kong Arts Centre (HKAC) opened in 1977.
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New spotlight on cultural district

Hong Kong Standard 25 Aug 2022
Sunset's in the spotlight again at the West Kowloon Cultural District on Sunday. Citizens are invited to enjoy free art exhibitions, live performances and community workshops as the sun goes down.
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Hitting the spot with sunset show

Hong Kong Standard 11 Aug 2022
Sunny art with a young twist is coming to the Cultural District soon. The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority and the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups are presenting a joint effort called West Kowloon Sunset ...
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Let’s hear it for the ‘King of Kowloon’ – whatever you may have thought of ...

South China Morning Post 06 Aug 2022
Graffiti by the ‘King of Kowloon’ was seen all over that part of Hong Kong and, since his death, has been shown at Art Basel and the Venice Biennale. Whether you liked his work or not, it brightened up the city ... .
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New teaching resources expected to foster passion for Chinese history in HKSAR secondary schools

China Daily 19 Jul 2022
It's not only about history, but it also contains visual art, culture and music," he said. Located in the West Kowloon Cultural District of the HKSAR, the HKPM was open to the public on July 3, with more than 900 treasures from the collection of the Palace Museum in Beijing on ...
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New teaching resources to foster passion for Chinese history 

Hong Kong Standard 19 Jul 2022
It's not only about history, but it also contains visual art, culture and music," he said. . Located in the West Kowloon Cultural District, the HKPM was open to the public on July 3, with more than 900 treasures from the collection of the Palace Museum in Beijing on ...
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A trove of forbidden treasures

China.dot.org 18 Jul 2022
As a global financial center, the SAR is seeking a new direction of development, transforming the West Kowloon Cultural District into an international arts and cultural community, sitting right next to the international financial center and close to Victoria Harbor ... "It is a museum of Chinese culture and art," Ng said.
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Peeling Paint in Hong Kong Reveals Work of Newly Relevant ‘King’

New York Times 17 Jul 2022
When he was alive, the graffiti of Tsang Tsou-choi, or the “King of Kowloon,” was considered peculiar and personal. In a radically changed city, his mostly vanished art now has a political charge ... .
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Hong Kong Palace Museum opens with treasure trove of rare artifacts

Manila Standard 09 Jul 2022
After five years in the making, the prestigious Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) recently opened as the latest addition to Hong Kong’s arts and cultural offerings and the West Kowloon Cultural District ... The HKPM is a must-visit attraction for arts and culture lovers, and a treasure trove of rare artifacts.
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The Highly Anticipated Hong Kong Palace Museum Officially Opened Its Door

Malaysian National News Agency 06 Jul 2022
HONG KONG, July 5 (Bernama) -- After five years in the making, the prestigious Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) opened yesterday (3 July), as the latest addition to Hong Kong’s arts and cultural offerings and the West Kowloon Cultural District ... of the arts and culture scene.
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The Highly Anticipated Hong Kong Palace Museum Officially Opened its Doors

The Facts 06 Jul 2022
After five years in the making, the prestigious Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) opened on July 3, 2022 as the latest addition to Hong Kong’s arts and cultural offerings and the West Kowloon Cultural District ... The HKPM is a must-visit attraction for arts and culture lovers, and a treasure trove of rare artifacts.
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President Xi hails Hong Kong's innovation, technology development

People Daily 01 Jul 2022
Xi made the remarks during an inspection tour of the Hong Kong Science Park, accompanied by Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam ... On Thursday afternoon, Xi's wife Peng Liyuan visited the Xiqu Center in the West Kowloon Cultural District, which is a venue for the art of Chinese traditional theater ... .
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Winnie Tam to become chair of the board of Palace Museum in September

Hong Kong Standard 29 Jun 2022
... as the chair of the Hong Kong Palace Museum board starting in September, the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority confirmed on Wednesday.  ... Tam has served on the board of West Kowloon since 2016 and has become the chair of the performing arts committee since 2020. .

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