you think of Hong Kong, the energy
and vibrant vibe of the city’s dramatic skyline, neon lights and crowds often
come to mind. However, there is an emerging artistic side to this city waiting
to be explored. OZO Wesley Hong Kong
would like to invite all the urban art enthusiasts to wander around Sheung Wan, a trendy nearby
neighborhood and a treasure trove of street art.
something a little different from art in formal galleries. Hop onto an
old-school tram passing through scenes of the historical Central Hong Kong
along the track, then hop off in Sheung Wan and stroll along the colorfully
painted Hollywood Road, one of the city’s oldest streets, where a range of
incredible murals and graffiti can be seen. Witness a dazzling fusion of street
art created by talented artists from around the world. Some of the masterpieces
include a large mural of a colorful, geometric-patterned fox by Rukkit, a
famous Thai graffiti artist, the portrait of a charming woman by Hopare, a
renowned French artist, and a mural depicting martial arts legend Bruce Lee by
XEVA, a well-known Korean graffiti artist.
vocal local team at OZO Wesley Hong Kong also recommends a visit to PMQ, the
former Police Married Quarters, which has been revitalized as a creative hub and
is now home to many young artists and designers. Stay tuned to their monthly
exhibitions and workshops for insights into the local arts and crafts scene.
This art venue also provides a fascinating line-up of studios, designer
products and stylish cafés. Complete an artistic day with another feast for the
eyes, as well as the stomach, at funky Bibo, a space where street art meets
fine dining, and marvel at the displays of works by renowned artists such as
Jeff Koons, Banksy, Damien Hirst and more, while savoring French gastronomic
dream, wake up energized and step out to explore the sights. OZO Wesley Hong
Kong is now offering 15% off for the early birds who make a reservation at
least 21 days in advance and 10% off for those who make a reservation at least
7 days in advance. Rates start at 1,100 HKD ++ per night in a Sleep room, which
comes with superb bedding and intuitive design to give travelers just what they
need for the perfect night’s sleep.