Seminar: Collecting Contemporary Art 101

July 20, 7-9:30pm @The Space Wanchai Are you looking into acquiring, collecting or investing in art, yet don’t know where to start? Do you have questions like: Where is the best place to buy art? Should I go for modern art or contemporary art? What should I consider before making the purchase decision? What do I need to know about the art market? The seminar will answer all the above questions and prep you for your future acquisitions! Why you should not miss this event: * Learn about the basics of art collecting and what to consider before making a …

Salon Art & Wine @COBO HOUSE

June 22, 2017 CityTransit Arts (CT Arts) will host a special Salon Art Nite for art-lovers and collectors. You will get to experience an exclusive selection of contemporary art showcase selected by CT Arts and from the K11 Kollection in COBO HOUSE. Art consultant and Director of CT Arts, Hilary Tsui, will give a guided tour around the exhibits and also give some useful advice for collecting contemporary art. Artists selected by CT Arts: • Jadranka Protić (born in Croatia, based in Austria and Serbia) • Karin Raitmayr (born and based in Austria) • Wayan Sujana ‘Suklu’ (born and based …

April ART NITE – SOHO 189

CT Arts’ art tours are ideal for people who plan to or have started acquiring and collecting contemporary art to develop and to deepen their knowledge. Come enjoy an exclusive reception led by our art consultant and meet like-minded people! PROGRAM: 1) Tan Ping: The Certainty of Uncertainty Three live paintings by Tan Ping, a Chinese pioneer of abstract art will be shown. His work is being shown for the first time in Asia after an exhibition in Switzerland when he was invited by Simon Maurer, the director of Museum Helmhaus Zürich in Switzerland, to perform live painting in December …

Art Basel & Art Central Tours

CT Arts’ Tours help a new generation of art collectors to navigate in the complex art market. It is part of the education initiative designed for art lovers who have started acquiring contemporary art. * All events are free for CT Arts Collector Circle members. Gold & Silver Collectors enjoy VIP status * Bespoke tours on other timeslots available upon request, please contact us before March 7. ART TOURS – PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS • Special focus on emerging and established artists from Asia & Europe • Curated program to introduce outstanding artists for your collection • Guided tour to pre-selected galleries …

Pre-Fair Seminar: The Contemporary Art Market

Date: March 18, 2017 (Sat), 2-3:30pm Speaker: Hilary Tsui, Art Consultant specialized in contemporary art This seminar is especially designed to help you make the best decision when purchasing your first art piece or to start your art collection/investment journey. You will learn: • The key players of the contemporary art market • Special focus on the Asian art market • Important considerations before making your purchase decision  

March Art Nite – CENTRAL

CT Arts’ art tours are ideal for people who plan to or have started acquiring and collecting contemporary art to develop their knowledge. Come enjoy an exclusive reception led by an art consultant and meet like-minded people! Program: 1) Vik Muniz: Metachromes Internationally acclaimed Brazilian artist and photographer, Vik Muniz, is celebrated for his ingenious employment of a wide range of materials, including dust, sugar, chocolate, diamonds, caviar, toys, paper hole-punches, junk, dry pigment and magazine shreds, to reconstruct images that tap into the viewer’s subconscious visual repository and beg for further investigation. Works from his most recent series, Metachrome, …

Feb Art Nite – SOHO 189

CT Arts has compiled a special program to visit some of the most worth-visiting exhibitions. The art tour is ideal for people who plan to or have started buying and collecting art to develop & deepen their art knowledge. Program: 1) Momentary Lapse by Yan Bo  Graduated from both the Academy of Fine Arts in Tianjin and in Beijing, Yan Bo is an artist in search of a language that could be free from traditions, cultures and contexts. His mixed media work is framed by its quiet, subtle and noncommittal forms and aesthetics. Yet, its ambition would gradually unfold upon …

DISCOVER ART TOUR – CENTRAL

January 21, 2017 (Sat), 2-4 pm CT Arts has compiled a special program to visit some of the most worth-visiting exhibitions. The art tour is ideal for people who plan to or have started buying and collecting art to develop their art knowledge. Program 1) Michael Armitage – Strange Fruit @ White Cube Born in Kenya, studied and lives in London, Armitage’s paintings weave multiple narratives that are drawn from historical and current news media, internet gossip, and his own ongoing recollections of Kenya. Undermining the rich color palette and dream-like imagery, it is a quiet exposition of Kenya’s sometimes …

Collector & VIP Tours in partnership with Asia Contemporary Art Show

In partnership with the Asia Contemporary Art Show, CityTransit Arts will be providing limited Collector Tours for art lovers and nouveau collectors. If you are interested to own art or even to begin your own collection but don’t know where to start. Join our tours to explore the art show and to get some expert advice! PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS • A uniquely-compiled program with artist suggestions to add to your home or collection • Learn about contemporary art from Asia & Europe • Get personalized introduction about artists and artworks • The chance to be greeted by gallery owners/directors • Enjoy …

Discover Art Tour @Wong Chuk Hang

Want to learn more about contemporary art before you start buying and collecting? Join us to hop around Wong Chuk Hang, an up-and-coming art district, to discover some rising artists you should keep an eye on. Tour Program: 1) New Paintings by Takeru Amano, one of the leaders of the “New Art” movement that re-actualized the Anime iconography. Studied and Paris and Rome, Amano’s paintings incorporate influences from famed Japanese artists, as well as nude figures in classical paintings. 2) Cromniomancy – a collaborative exhibition by Adrian Wong and Shane Aspegren, inspired by the study of wave phenomena and an exploration of cosmic …