Art and poor communities in Hong Kong: A positive influence or a stalking horse for gentrification?

For a long time, Kowloon – often dubbed “the dark side” by foreigners – has gone about its business, largely untouched by Western influence. But the “raw grittiness” of Kowloon is now increasingly seen as alluring rather than off-putting and – as places on Hong Kong Island such as Sheung Wan and Western District become more […]