From the HKSAR Government’s mega West Kowloon Cultural District project to the grass roots of local galleries, we’ve taken a deep dive into the role culture is expected to play in the city’s continued transformation.
Why is culture taking such a prominent role all of a sudden, and for what purpose? Well, let us paint you the picture.
Who we spoke to in this edition:
Albert Lee, Executive Director, Hong Kong International Film Festival Society
Anat Givon, photographer
Anthony Lau, Executive Director, Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB)
Bao Ho, street artist
Benoît Etienne, Consul for Culture, Education and Science, Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau
Caroline Chiu, art critic and curator
Chris Huen, painter
Douglas Young, Founder, Goods of Desire
Rebecca Woo, Senior Director, Operation (Hong Kong), K11 Concepts Limited
Suhanya Raffel, Executive Director, M+ museum
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