Artist Michael Lau on Hong Kong’s creative scene and working with Audemars Piguet — Lifestyle Asia

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— by Michael Alan Connelly: “All works of art are toys, and all toys are works of art” according to Michael Lau. Having been dubbed the “Godfather of  Toy Figures”, the Hong Kong-based artist is widely recognised as the pioneer of the urban vinyl-toy movement, and his work has had an impact on the culture of hip-hop and skateboarding. Aside from designing vinyl toys that are obsessively collected around the world, Lau creates paintings and sculptures, many of which have been sold by the likes of Christie’s in recent years…

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May 6, 2019


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