Daily Archives: December 16, 2013

ART – Shots from Free Space Festival 2013

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Though some of Sunday’s events were cancelled due to rain, HK’s second Free Space Festival still attracted hoards of Hong Kongers braving the drizzle to enjoy the crafts stalls, music and dance performances. The two day event was held at West Kowloon Cultural District, concluding three weeks of back-to-back festivals. Click here for shots from last year’s festivities.

PHOTOGRAPHY – ‘Jimmy Shoe’: Lamma Island’s Beach Trash Curios

Irish-born photographer Grainne Quinlan has spent the last few months scouring the Lamma shoreline for old footwear.

Presenting each shoe in a studio ‘light box’, the shots are reminiscent of fashion photography. However, her series highlights a much less glamorous cause – Hong Kong’s never-ending environmental battle against trash and waste.

ART – Photos from Very HK Festival 2013

The very first ‘Very HK‘ festival took place over the weekend with dozens of crowd-funded events and installations spread across the city. Although rain saw Sunday’s ‘Big Picnic’ called off, there were still stalls, music and art pieces on display around Wanchai as part of ‘Very Street’ and ‘Microgalleries’…