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deTour 2014

  Last Friday night the inner faces of the PMQ (Police Married Quarters) were illuminated by a moving graphics show as the 2014 deTour was officially opened. I remembered when I first moved to Hong Kong in 2011 encounterin...
by Victor Serrano
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MADE

MADE

While exploring the city’s Interior landscapes I find myself often wandering around great spaces mainly defined by peculiar, interesting or innovative furniture pieces, lighting fixtures or wall coverings. Most of the tim...
by Victor Serrano
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Twins

Hong Kong is increasingly becoming a hot spot for design and arts worldwide. It normally relies on events such as fairs to expose the work created locally to the community. However, a new enterprise promises to create a permane...
by Victor Serrano
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Disappearing Memory

Disappearing Memory

Architecture and Art have always been part of one another. In occasions a building serves as a place to hold artwork and sometimes art becomes inhabitable. During this weekend I had the wonderful opportunity to experience both ...
by Victor Serrano
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Herzog & de Meuron and TFP Farrells

Hong Kong’s new Museum for Visual Culture

It is very nice to see a good exhibition but, even more rewarding to share such experience with someone. Last week I had the opportunity to enjoy together with my Interior Design Students the latest exhibit by M+ which features...
by Victor Serrano
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Homogenizing & Transforming World by Team Lab

Distilling Senses

Architecture is by definition the art of designing and constructing buildings. But this art encompasses various other forms of art as one can see in Classical Styles where painting and sculpture form part of the language of the...
by Victor Serrano
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REVEAL

The Art of Architecture

Architecture can be described as a process of construction. The work of the architect is defined often by the buildings they design and by the words they write or by the words others write about their work. However, architectur...
by Victor Serrano
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Ashgate Book Release

Memorable Readings

It is always very exciting to come across a new good book! In occasions the bookstore would highlight pieces that I might like but, most often it is a friend who introduces me not only to a good book but, to a collection of wor...
by Victor Serrano
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Social Innovation Festival

An opening ceremony just took place in the grounds of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University as a starting point to a 10 days celebration (from September 27 until October 6) part of the Jockey Club Social Innovation Series. What ...
by Victor Serrano
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Video Snapshot

Audible Formations

                Sono Buscabulla – Sono Written and Produced by Raquel Berrios Video Direction by Roy Delgado Live Instrumentation and Mixing by Luis Alfredo Del Valle Mastering by R...
by Victor Serrano
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Model

Hong Kong Modernism

It was the year 1932 when an International Exhibition of Modern Architecture took place in New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Displaying an array of works from various Architects, selected by Phillip Johnson in collaboration wi...
by Victor Serrano
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In Love With Hong Kong

CARMEN CHAN STYLE LAB: NEW POST EVERY WEDNESDAY Written by CARMEN CHAN | Photographs by Yudai Maruyama Living in a city is a mix of love and hate. At some points, the crowd blends you in, if you know what I meant. It is suffoca...
by Carmen Chan
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