For a breath of fresh air, visit the 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, which showcases the creative talent of emerging and established artists all over the world. Every few months, it hosts a new exhibition, which usually focuses on Southeast Asian artists, one of which is renowned local experimental artist Frog King. Like most art galleries in Hong Kong, admission is free and it’s the best way to while away an afternoon, looking at sculptures, paintings, textiles and prints.
Think that Mid-Levels is only a residential hub? Think again. Mid-Levels is facing a cultural renaissance, as it transforms into a hip new neighbourhood with artisanal cafés and eateries, as well as museums and gorgeous parks where a wide range of wildlife live. There’s something here for everyone and secret getaways are hidden behind bushes and foliage, just minutes away from the urban grid-locked streets of Central. Read on to find out what to do in this area. By Karl Lam and Olivia Lai