Despite the political turmoil, Hong Kong is entering a golden era of creativity
|Ten Years: the film that put Hong Kong on the world map|
The cultural sector should now take advantage of the current political situation. With all eyes on how China grows into a world power and how Beijing meddles in the affairs of Hong Kong, now is the time for artists and cultural professionals to show the world what they can offer and make Hong Kong stay relevant to a global audience. Artist Ai Weiwei sets a good example of how to play the political card right. One might not like his art, but one has to admire how he keeps important socio-political agendas on people’s radar.