This free exhibition explores how international trade in ceramics dramatically altered the course of Asian and European art, and how it spread styles, forms and manufacturing technologies throughout the world.
In this talk presented by the Royal Geographic Society, freelance journalist Rebecca Lowe will speak about her 11,000 km bicycle journey from Europe to Tehran.
The OMNIMAX Show “Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean” captures the beauty and diversity of the ocean, including extraordinary shots of over 30 underwater species and their curious quirks.
Heritage institution MILL6 presents ‘TECHSTYLE Series 2.0,’ the second edition of its annual series exploring the significance of textiles in contemporary society.
This exhibition showcases the dramatic terrain and otherworldly landscape of Ethiopia as seen through the lens of National Geographic Award-Winning photographer Tugo Cheng.
French artist Pascal Lièvre re-appropriates terms and symbols of pop culture to create new paradigms through painting, performance and video.
Painter Litao re-imagines Xicheng, the now defunct district of his childhood that was once part of Chengdu, before the city underwent tremendous urban redevelopment.
This exhibition showcases the meticulous collaborative effort between photographer Stefan Irvine and post-production expert Jörg Dietrich to showcase Hong Kong’s shophouse buildings (騎樓) in a new light.
In honour of the Chinese Ghost Festival, the Hong Kong Film Archive presents a special programme of classic movies featuring alluring female ghosts.
This programme screens six quality movies that were released in 2017—Turn Around, Wonder Wheel, 1987: When the Day Comes, Tomorrow is Another Day, The Last Recipe, Narratage —over the course of ten days.
Following a successful crowdfunding drive, PEN Anthology’s 20/20 Reflections on a Borrowed Space has been translated into Chinese, and this event marks the release of this version.
200 archaeological finds from old ships of the Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644) will be on display. together with ceramics of the same period unearthed in Hong Kong, showcasing the flourishing trade of the Maritime Silk Road.
This exhibition explores the evolving history of contemporary dance on an institutional level, which will be illustrated with examples in local and neighbouring regions.
Chinese literature, music and drama and dance come together to offer a fresh take on the ancient, ever-enthralling folklore tale.
This event presents a series of short films celebrating some of the world’s most inspiring women in adventure.
‘The Serene Path’ chronicles Oh’s deep respect for Nature, in particular, geology and the passing of time in a series that consists of fourteen new vertical and horizontal ink paintings on rice paper scrolls.
This is a reading of poets featured in a special edition of print publication Voices and Verses, in which ten writers associated with Cha Journal will read new and published works.
Inaugurating the new space at David Zwirner’s first Asia annex is a harrowing and mesmerizing exhibit showcasing oil paintings in which malevolent infants serve as metaphors for a dark future that might lie ahead for humanity.
A series of thought-provoking talks exploring the shifting role of women in Hong Kong’s art world from the 1960s onwards.
Presented by the Hong Kong Film Archive, this programme screens eight internationally acclaimed movies, which are released between 2004 and 2016, and all shaped by a desire to portray the multifaceted reality of Chinese Malaysians.
A weekend of literature, market stalls, creative workshops, and an eclectic musical line-up including indie favourites Chochukmo, electro group Blood Wine or Honey and Canto hip-hop collective Project Ace.
With a passion for playing with imagery extracted from the Western art canon, emerging artist Jinpeng’s video art re-creates classic scenes with humorous irreverence.
British Artist Kour Pour is known for his elaborate carpet paintings that depict familiar symbols of different cultures and universal concepts of beauty, while the works of Chinese artist’s Su Dongping are informed by Taoist philosopher Laozi.
Prager depicts uncontextualized settings, manipulating scale and dimension to challenge our understanding of the boundary between fiction and reality.
Presented will be new paintings, drawings and collages by German artist Magnus Plessen, whose first exhibit in Hong Kong features work from his epic series ‘1914’, which draws on the themes of life, death and redemption.
Nahas draws inspiration from the rhythms, forms and phenomena of the natural world, and this exhibit showcases that fascination with layered, resplendent relief paintings redolent of coral reefs.
Barcelona’s legendary Sónar festival comes to Hong Kong for its second edition, bringing with it a mix of edgy and enigmatic music, including Japanese jazz-infused post-rockers Mouse On The Keys, and local rapper Fotan Laiki.
This diverse conference will bring together more than 25 internationally-recognised speakers, including esteemed authors and emerging writers, as well as an interdisciplinary cohort of filmmakers, game developers, scientists and investors.
Hong Kong gallery Ora Ora celebrates its new space at huge art complex H Queens with an exhibit of local and mainland Chinese artists engaged in the subject of literature.
This film festival will screen sixteen award-winning titles that will take Hong Kong audiences through a journey of European history, landscapes and culture.
Atmospheric Flushes and Intimate Delving: Contemporary Chinese Painter Cui Xinming’s Differentiation
Emerging contemporary artist Cui Xinming, who hails from Chongqing, paints expressive, luminescent works that suggest brooding stories of spectral and anonymous figures.
Documenting Myanmar is a non-profit exhibition revolving around the theme of the power and subjectivity of the documentary.
Featuring over 1,700 international and local artists in 130 performances and over 300 complementary outreach and education activities, the 2018 Hong Kong Arts Festival boasts an impressive and diverse program.
This exhibit brings together the works of two photographers, Edgar Leciejewski from Leipzig and Eugene Zhang from Hong Kong, covering the topics of life and death, beauty and transience.
Combining realism with absurdist characteristics, Auspicious Day is a play about the purpose of marriage and the family problems related to it.
Held every three years, the Hong Kong International Poster Triennial showcases and collects outstanding poster designs from all over the world through competitions, exhibitions and symposiums.
The Asia Contemporary Art Show offers galleries and artists from around the world the opportunity to meet with and sell to local and international collectors and art buyers in Hong Kong.
With surrealist and humorous undertones, Liang Ban’s art raises questions about human civilisation and its connection to nature.
This free exhibition looks back on the arduous journey that Dr Sun Yat-sen, ‘the founding father of modern China’, faced in the early years of the Republic of China.
Curated by leading Hong Kong artists Samson Young and Yang Yeung, this curious show brings together musical scores, photos and paintings pertaining to contemporary and classical music.
A range of curious and elegant classical and contemporary works from Southeast Asia will be on display before they go into auction.
In honour of the Lantern Festival, the Hong Kong Film Archive will screen six classic Cantonese comedies centered around love in all its forms over the course of eight weeks.
Portraying scenes of Moscow alongside portraits of artists and intellectuals, this exhibit shows off the photographic mastery of Russian Constructivist Alexander Rodchenko.
Conceptual artist Heman Chong plays with themes of truth versus fiction in a series of works that involve digitally repeating pages from Singapore’s national newspaper, the Straits Times.
Bound together by the theme of adult children-parent relationships, this exhibit features work in multimedia of six Hong Kong art that interrogate intimate and complex familial ties.
Now in its 42nd year, the pioneering film festival is back with a versatile programme containing over 250 quality films from more than 55 countries, which will be screened in various cultural venues in Hong Kong.
Cambodge 50’s is a solo exhibition showcasing black and white silver gelatin prints by the French photographer Raymond Cauchetier, whose nostalgic yet familiar scenes depict daily life in the early years of Cambodia’s independence.
This group exhibition seeks to demonstrate how minimum ink brushwork functions with white space to establish the essence of classical Chinese painting.
Harbour Arts Sculpture Park features sculptures by over 18 established and emerging local and international contemporary artists, including wry provocateur Tracey Emin, alongside important Hong Kong artists Morgan Wong and Kacey Wong.
The prominent German artist’s first exhibition in Hong Kong and East Asia will showcase more than twenty conceptual multimedia works that are emblematic of his artistic pursuit for exploring the intrinsic relationship between the original and the copy.
Multimedia artists team up with the Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile (CHAT) to produce works musing on Hong Kong’s rich fashion and retail history.
M+ will showcase a new Hong Kong edition of the acclaimed Songs for Disaster Relief exhibition conceived by the multidisciplinary artist Samson Young for the 57th Venice Biennale.
This environmentally-conscious exhibit aims to draw attention to the importance of protecting and sustaining our planet.
The Blue Road is a comprehensive exhibit surveying different uses of blue in Persian art and history, a colour that has had widespread appeal and significance through centuries and across Asia.
This exhibit demonstrates how the tender friendship between master painters Chao Shao-an and Yang Shanshen inspired the moving and forward-thinking art they created together.
This exhibit offers a curious window into the religious iconography of the Church of the East, showcasing ancient Nestorian crosses ( 12th-13th centuries) found in north-west China.