notice I didn’t say exhibitions. Exhibitions  here are often dull as dishwarter in my opinion….. due to the fact most people in Hong Kong care little about culture, and the government caring even less….

However, do keep an eye out, for shows and events here, as they do occasionally have some good stuff there! A case in point are the 2 events below (actually see here they do have more talks, if you can speak cantonese or mandarin chinese). These are both saturday afternoon talks in English there. I hope you can make it-  enjoy!!

1st- “Hong Kong Art: Open Dialogue – Looking for Antonio Mak” Open Forum (English)

Antonio Mak being a famous HK artist…

Moderator: Mr Tam Wai Ping (Director, ARTMAP)
Speakers: Mr Tang Hoi Chiu (Chief Curator, Hong Kong Museum of Art),
Ms Valerie C. Doran (Guest Curator)
2008.11.22 (Sat)
2:30 – 4:30 pm

2nd-  Meeting the Challenges of Visual Culture to Art Education (English)
Prof. Paul Duncum (Advisory Professor, Visual Arts Division of the Department of Creative Arts and Physical Education, The Hong Kong Institute of Education)
2008.12.06 (Sat)
2:30 – 5:30 pm