Hong Kong a future art tech leader? East Kowloon Cultural Centre to serve as a test bed for experimental uses of technology in performances

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Hong Kong a future art tech leader? East Kowloon Cultural Centre to serve as a test bed for experimental uses of technology in performances

The West Kowloon Cultural District may be the cultural venue in the limelight in Hong Kong but just 9km (5.6 miles) to the east, another one is quietly taking shape. The East Kowloon Cultural Centre (EKCC) lacks the former’s scale and international ambition, but it, too, aims to shake things up in the cultural sphere by turning Hong Kong from a laggard into a front runner in embracing digital technology for the arts.The EKCC is a sprawling, more than HK$4 billion (US$510 million) structure…

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