Latest News for: Kowloon art


The hidden gems beyond Hong Kong’s well-trodden tourism path

The National 21 Sep 2023
For a sweeter experience closer to the ground, drop in at the Art of Chocolate at Ngong Ping Village ... For those who love the performing arts, the newly opened West Kowloon Art Park in West Kowloon Cultural District is an exciting place to be, and it's home to two new museums – the M+ and the Hong Kong Palace Museum.

A guide to the top 10 hotels, according to World’s 50 Best

The National 20 Sep 2023
Meanwhile, its interiors retain a stamp of timelessness and Moorish elegance, but a recent renovation has thrust it into the 2020s and infused it with Art Deco features ... This year's accolade for Best Hotel in Asia goes to this four-year-old, 65-storey property that towers over Kowloon's waterfront and the Victoria Dockside arts and design district.

Planning a holiday to West Kowloon: Sanxingdui relics, performing arts season

Shenzhen Daily 18 Sep 2023
After visiting the treasures of Sanxingdui, why not wrap up your day with a vibrant arts performance in West Kowloon? The cultural district has recently launched its Performing Arts Seasons 2023-2024, offering a diverse lineup of over 80 programs and 700 performances spanning Xiqu (traditional Chinese opera), music, dance and theater.

Jockey Club toy horses up for grabs

Hong Kong Standard 18 Sep 2023
Always" exhibition at West Kowloon Cultural District until Sunday. At the interactive exhibition in the Arts Pavilion, visitors can learn more about the club's efforts to support youth development and ...

Andy Lau holds art exhibition

Shenzhen Daily 07 Sep 2023
HONG KONG singer, actor and film producer Andy Lau is showing off his artistic talent via his “1/X Andy Lau X Art Exhibition” at the Freespace, West Kowloon Cultural District Art Park in Hong Kong through Saturday ... “I used to visit art centers a lot.

Reimagining the future of culture 04 Sep 2023
They also had four-week internships at some of Hong Kong's leading cultural and art institutions, including the Hong Kong Palace Museum, M+, the West Kowloon Cultural District Performing Arts Division, and four museums managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.

Dates set for performing arts expo debut

Hong Kong Standard 30 Aug 2023
Hong Kong's first Performing Arts Expo will take place at the West Kowloon Cultural District, former central police station compound Tai Kwun and Leisure and Cultural Services Department venues from October 14 to 18 next year ... Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po allocated HK$42 million in his budget last year to organize the Performing Arts Expo.

Beyond borders, beyond films: ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL ignites cultural engagement, fosters economic synergy

South China Morning Post 30 Aug 2023
... Hong Kong and the ASEAN region by staging the AFF in Hong Kong.  As the curtains fell on the AFF 2023, the Finale took place at the Hong Kong Palace Museum, located in the lively West Kowloon Cultural District - Hong Kong's most iconic arts and cultural hub.

Coastal land reclamation: A glimpse into today’s urban development strategies

Manila Bulletin 30 Aug 2023
... city skyline, whereas the latter is a spectacularly unique horticultural destination that combines art, science, and nature ... Lastly, Hong Kong’s commitment to preserved art, culture, and ongoing sustainable urban development is exemplified by its West Kowloon Cultural District.

500 musicians lined up for West Kowloon jazz festival

Hong Kong Standard 25 Aug 2023
... their talents and attracting more local, mainland and international music lovers to attend and experience Hong Kong's unique and diverse East-meets-West jazz cultural blend," said Paul Tam Siu-man, executive director of performing arts of the West Kowloon cultural authority.

Coastal land reclamation: A glimpse into today's urban development strategies

The Manila Times 23 Aug 2023
... and city skyline whereas the latter is a spectacularly unique horticultural destination that combines art, science and nature ... Lastly, Hong Kong's commitment to preserved art, culture and ongoing sustainable urban development is exemplified by its West Kowloon Cultural District.

West Kowloon in for bumper season

Hong Kong Standard 22 Aug 2023
Charlie Chun. The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority will organize more than 700 performances and events for its performing arts season till June, with Hong Kong Palace Museum director Louis Ng Chi-wah insisting that visitors would pay for high-quality exhibitions ... The Standard Channel. IOS Android. IOS Android. More>> ... .

How has Hong Kong’s West Kowloon arts hub landed in financial woes? The big picture ...

South China Morning Post 19 Aug 2023
West Kowloon Cultural District Authority has sounded the alarm over finances, as it expects original HK$21.6 billion government fund to run out in March 2025 ... .

Questions raised over financial appeal of Hong Kong arts hub’s land use proposal amid weak ...

South China Morning Post 18 Aug 2023
West Kowloon Cultural District Authority has submitted a proposal to the government to improve the art hub’s financial self-sufficiency ... .

Hong Kong’s West Kowloon arts hub submits plan to shake-up finances, warns show many not ...

South China Morning Post 17 Aug 2023
Head of Hong Kong’s arts hub says managing body has submitted plan to government on how it can utilise cultural district’s land to become financially self-sufficient ... .

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