Hong Kong

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portraits of hong kong's young protestors

Hong Kong photographer Eric has been documenting what the city's young people wear to protest – from face masks and goggles to plastic-wrapping.
Aki Okuda
Eric
10.18.19
Culture

inside hong kong's voguing scene

After emerging in Harlem's ballroom scene back in the 1960s, voguing has found a new home, and a renaissance, in Asia.
Arthur Tam
10.1.19
Fashion

hong kong designer anais mak turns the city's energy into fashion

After showcasing her label at Hong Kong Centrestage during the city's ongoing protests, designer Anais Mak's focus now turns to Paris.
Charlotte Agnew
9.26.19
Music

cehryl on her new video 'satellite'

The Hong Kong-born singer-songwriter creates a zero-gravity atmosphere deliberately designed to get lost within.
Braudie Blais-Billie
8.27.19
Culture

these hong kong creatives aren't afraid to show off their ink

We meet five people on a mission to break the stigma around tattoo culture.
Emma Russell
7.11.19
Music

merry lamb lamb is the hong kong synth star making music for introverts

Here are 10 things you need to know about her.
Frankie Dunn
6.20.19
Photography

how ka-man tse’s ‘narrow distances’ contemplates what it means to be seen

Announced as the recipient of the 2018 Aperture Portfolio Prize in December, we speak to Chinese-American artist and Parsons lecturer Ka-Man Tse about her award-winning project, ‘narrow distances’.
Ryan White
1.7.19
Photography

photography that celebrates a full-spectrum of asian masculinity

Alexandra Leese is a half-Chinese, half-English photographer, looking to dismantle tired stereotypes of Asian men with her imagery.
Ryan White
3.13.18
Music

crazy japanese band wednesday campanella use wikipedia to help them write songs

They were the only Japanese act to play Tyler’s Camp Flog Gnaw festival and their frontwoman recently rolled across a sweaty Hong Kong crowd in a giant hamster ball. After the latter set, we met singer Kom_I for a chat over pastel-coloured mochi.
Douglas Greenwood
12.5.17
Fashion

guram gvasalia on the next vetements pieces everyone will want

As DHL trucks delivered limited-edition hype must-haves and tongue-in-cheek souvenirs to a Hong Kong pop-up, we spoke to Guram Gvasalia about the Vetements fashion revolution hitting southeast Asia.
Douglas Greenwood
11.21.17
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meet the hong kong kids who queued for hours for the latest vetements drop

In celebration of Vetements’ flying visit to the city, we caught up with the crowd to chat through dream collaborators, their own personal love affairs with the brand and what they were hoping to pick up inside.
Douglas Greenwood
11.20.17
Fashion

yat pit: hong kong’s funkiest fast fashion find

Designers Jason Mui and Onying Lai met through a mutual friend in Hong Kong; their “oracle”. Disenchanted with the culture around them, they came together in 2015 to form their irreverent and visionary young label, Yat Pit. Currently working on their...
Samantha Leese
6.22.17
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