Independent art finds room to flourish in Hong Kong as young artists and creatives grab retail spaces left empty by the pandemic

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Independent art finds room to flourish in Hong Kong as young artists and creatives grab retail spaces left empty by the pandemic

Small independent art spaces and pop-up exhibitions have been sprouting up with more frequency all over Hong Kong in the past year. The reason? Many younger artists and creatives are moving into retail spaces left empty by the Covid-19 pandemic. They’re taking the opportunity to collaborate and experiment on their own terms, free of the creative confines of commercial galleries, international art fairs and cultural institutions that have long defined the local art scene.  Alberto Gerosa,…

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