As the world watches Hong Kong, the city’s art goes global

/As the world watches Hong Kong, the city’s art goes global

As the world watches Hong Kong, the city’s art goes global

The many international galleries and auction houses with Asia head­quarters in Hong Kong don’t normally show much interest in the city’s own art scene. After all, the market for Hong Kong art is thought to be relatively niche and doesn’t command the kind of prices that would interest high-end dealers.But Seoul Auction is breaking the mould through a collaboration with local collector William Lim Ooi-lee. The architect, an active buyer of local art, has curated an exhibition featuring 18 Hong…

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