How ‘shanzhai’ fakes and rice cookers have helped define design in Asia

(CNN)Although Hong Kong’s M+ museum only officially opens with the completion of its permanent building in 2019, it is already living up to its name and expectations.

Shorthand for “museum plus”, the ambitious HK$5 billion ($645 million) project extends well beyond the parameters of a traditional art museum.

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Refreshingly positioned from an Asian perspective, “Shifting Objectives” shows how far the world has come in terms of design, functionality and social progress, as well as where we’re heading.
“Shifting Objectives: Design from the M+ Collection” runs at M+ Pavilion in the West Kowloon Cultural District, Hong Kong, until 5 February 2017.

Read more: http://www.cnn.com/2017/02/02/design/hong-kong-m-museum-asia-design/index.html

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