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Explore one’s true self | 發掘真我

As a member of a minority in Hong Kong, Magus and his peers experience pressure from social expectations. Bound by traditional culture and beliefs, the society Magus lives in has […]

The core of existence | 存在之核

Inspired by phenomenology when he was in Taiwan, Jacky wants to explore “existence” in the format of art with the medium of gong-bi to emphasise the fundamentals of human beings. […]

Symbols of inspiration | 靈感的符號

From her project “Trilogy,” Tammi reflected her own interpretation of the Greek myth of Oepidus. To understand this project in a structural way, the project can be separated into two […]

The remaining meaning of art | 藝術之萃

Studying the meaning of art and its extensive products, Jacky Cheung has taken reference from academics and artists to accurately and creatively portray his thoughts.  One may say creativity is […]

Dreaming up a magical world | 以創意夠勾勒魔幻

In the eyes of the characters she delicately draws, one can fish out purity and innocence. The creator and “mother” of all these characters is none other than a talented […]

Creatively living life to the fullest | 以生命活出創意

“Nothing in life is ever settled. We live very long lives nowadays – there is no reason to limit yourself to only one path.” Simona Ceccarelli could be a perfect […]

A maker at heart | 創作由心而發

Since she was young, Victoria Manganiello has liked utilizing her hands to create. She was deeply inspired by the intimate relationship between humans and fabrics from birth to death, which […]

A piece of advice for When Arts Meet 2014…

Going to this exhibition was a result of luck and good timing. One of our creators, Amanda Tong, who is in this issue of Garde Magazine, is a member of […]

The guy who’s “out there” – Benjamin Riise

I have only met Benjamin in real life once. It was a chilly February night in Denmark. As you can imagine, winter in Northern Europe tends to make you freeze […]