Hong Kong Art Week 2019 - Save the Date

Date: 21 November, 2019 | 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
The Hong Kong Art Gallery Association (HKAGA) is excited to announce this year's Hong Kong Art Week (HKAW), beginning 21 November, 2019 and running through 30 November.   Entering its 7th year, the HKAW 2019 presents a collective front of art galleries together with various facets of the art industry in one of the biggest art festivals in Hong Kong. Special events supported by the HKAGA’s 52 member galleries will take place throughout the week, with highlights as follows:  Art Gallery Night | 21 Nov 2019, 6pm – 8pm Follow our map and go gallery hopping in Central, Sheung Wan and Sai Ying Pun on the opening night of the HKAW. Art lovers will be treated to a feast of opening receptions and special events that range from artist talks to workshops an... Read more

Perrotin

Barry McGee: The Other Side

by Barry McGee

Date: 10 October, 2019 | 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Perrotin is pleased to present The Other Side, Barry McGee’s first exhibition with the gallery. Featuring a selection of new works, ephemera, and archival materials from the San Francisco-based artist, The Other Side showcases McGee’s ever-evolving, often humorous, imagery through his characteristic depictions of varied environments and social vernaculars. The show will also mark the artist’s first solo exhibition in the region, where part of his heritage lies. McGee, who is American-born, is of partial Chinese descent. McGee is seen as a leading figure of the Mission School, an artistic movement that developed in San Francisco’s eponymous district in the 1990s. The artists associated with this movement took their influences from urban realism, Op Art, and American folk art, and... Read more

Opera Gallery

Abstraction Athwart Worlds: Ties Between Modern Worlds

by Zao Wou-Ki, Chu Teh-Chun, Feng Xiao-Min, Pierre Soulages, Hans Hartung, Jean-Paul Riopelle

Date: 3 October, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Opera Gallery Hong Kong proudly presents its upcoming show: Abstraction Athwart Worlds: Ties Between Modern Worlds from 3rd October to 24th October, revealing 15 stunning artworks dating from the 70s to present. The exhibition ties together the abstract works that set out to uncover the rich interplay among culture, location and historic moment. Renowned Chinese artists including Zao Wou-Ki, Chu Teh-Chun and Feng Xiao-Min, along with their Western cognates, Pierre Soulages, Hans Hartung and Jean-Paul Riopelle will be displayed. Following its auspicious location at the crossroads of East and West, Opera Gallery Hong Kong has chosen to exhibit a compendium of works to provoke and stimulate your imagination and interpretation. These distinctive international giants of Post-War and contempo... Read more

Tang Contemporary Art

Blue-green: Yin Zhaoyang New Works

by Yin Zhaoyang

Date: 4 October, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tang Contemporary Art Hong Kong is proud to present “Blue-green: Yin Zhaoyang New Works”. The exhibition will showcase oil paintings from his Landscape series, sculptures, and installations reflecting the artist’s all new experiments with materials. It has been nearly ten years since Yin Zhaoyang began making his Landscape series in 2011. As a theme, landscape is a vast realm that has been embraced in China and the West for more than one thousand years, and re-examining and re-interpreting something so ancient is where the creativity lies. Yin diligently examined and copied ancient Chinese literati paintings, then he studied the beginnings and later development of Impressionism and Expressionism in China, focusing on the comparative study of the language of painting. Yin Zhaoyang ... Read more

La Galerie Paris 1839

WATCH THE THRONE - A Solo Exhibition by Keflione

by Keflione

Date: 3 October, 2019 | 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
La Galerie Paris 1839 is proud to present Watch the Throne - a solo exhibition by French artist Keflione (b. France, 1984). This is the artist’s first solo exhibition in Hong Kong which will take place from 3rd October to 10th November 2019, with the Opening night at 6.30 – 9pm on 3rd October 2019, at La Galerie Paris 1839, G/F, 74 Hollywood Road, Central. *Artist will be present. For this exhibition, Keflione presents his most recent works which he blends the traditional Hong Kong culture with contemporary and street art elements. With a fusion of Asian and Western influences, Keflione illustrates an imaginary version of Hong Kong under his own rule. The artist applies different techniques and materials to create a series of paintings and 3-dimensional work in his distinctive style... Read more