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 …

July Art Nite @SoHo 189

We will be visiting the 1-yr old SoHo 189 and discover some inspiring artwork from different countries. Event: Art Nite @SoHo 189 When: July 26 (Tue), 6:45 PM – 8:30 PM Where: 189 Queen’s Rd West, Sai Ying Pun PROGRAM: 1) Puerta Roja – Ubiquitous Trash (Hong Kong Edition) A travelling art project by Mexican TRES Art Collective that attempts to enhance our understanding of the contemporary society through developing an archive of global trash taxonomy 2) Pearl Lam Galleries –SoHo – The Interstitial Featuring experimental works by 2 local multi-media artists who have exhibited worldwide, Alan Kwan and Kenny Wong. From …

July Art Nite in Central

Happy to announce that we will get the chance to visit some key flagship galleries in Hong Kong and get a tour from their gallery managers! Come enjoy a private reception with other like-minded people (art-lovers & collectors) and to learn more about contemporary art! Program: 1) Pearl Lam Galleries – Labyrith(s) Featuring works by a group of contemporary artists that investigate the inner labyrinths of materials, connections between figuration and abstraction, politics of identity, religion, and pop-culture. 2) Edouard Malingue Gallery – Chou Yu-Cheng Featuring paintings and installation by the highly-acclaimed conceptual Taiwanese artist. 3) White Cube – Gabriel …

June Art Nite @SoHo 189

Our monthly Art Nite is tailored for working art lovers, buyers and collectors. Come enjoy a private reception with other like-minded people and discover some innovative and inspiring contemporary art by both emerging and established artists from around the world! Event: Art Nite @SoHo 189 When: June 21 (Tue), 7 PM – 8:30 PM Where: 189 Queen’s Rd West, Sai Ying Pun Program: 1) Galerie Huit – Abstract paintings by Vienna-based Iranian artist, Mehrdad Sadri 2) Pearl Lam Gallery – Featuring experimental works by the London-based collaborative duo, Revital Cohen & Tuur Van Balen, known to develop critical design works …

June Art Nite @SoHo

Come enjoy a private reception with other like-minded people, discover some investment grade contemporary art and learn about collecting photography! PROGRAM: 1) Whitestone Gallery – “Yayoi Kusama” The exhibition is a survey of the artistic diversity of the oeuvre, of Kusama, one of the most influential female Japanese artists in the world who has been creating art for over 7 decades 2) LaGalerie – “Renaissance” French photography and sculpture By Isabelle Chapuis, Duy Anh Nhan Duc, Vincent Fournier & Guillaume Werle 3) Collecting Photography  Dialogue with Cyril Delettre, photographer and co-founder of La Galerie, on some key knowledge about collecting …

2016 Affordable Art Fair Tours

Interested to see some art that is within your budget? Want to start buying contemporary art or even begin your own collection, but want some guidance? Come join us to explore the fair together with our art consultant! Event: Affordable Art Fair Tour (English) Dates: May 12 (Thurs) & May 14 (Sat) Venue: HK Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) VIP Preview Tours: May 12 (by invite-only) Public Tour: May 14, 2 – 3pm Event Highlights 1. Get acquainted with various art genres from painting, photography, sculpture to mixed-media 2. Special focus on contemporary art from Asia & Europe 3. Guided …

2016 Art Basel Tours

 CITY TRANSIT ARTS presents 2016 Art Basel Tour March 25, 2016 (Friday), 3-5pm The 2016 Art Fair Series focuses on helping the new generation of art buyers and collectors to navigate in the complex art market. It is designed for art lovers who have started buying and collecting contemporary art. Come join us to explore the fairs! PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS • Special focus on contemporary art from Asia & Europe • Guided tour to pre-selected galleries, introduction by gallery directors and staff • Acquisition advice & support after the fair Gallery List: • ARNDT • Edouard Malingue Gallery • Galerie Krinzinger • Tyler …

2016 Art Central Tours

 CITY TRANSIT ARTS presents 2016 Art Fair Series @Art Central March 25, 2016 (Friday), 12-1:15pm The 2016 Art Fair Series focuses on helping the new generation of art buyers and collectors to navigate in the complex art market. It is designed for art lovers who have started buying and collecting contemporary art. CityTransit Arts is a big supporter of nurturing and promoting outstanding emerging and mid-career artists and creative talents. Come join us to explore this event! PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS Special focus on contemporary art from Asia & Europe Art acquisition advice Guided tour to visit pre-selected galleries, introduction by gallery staff.

Cities of Desire: Vienna and HK urban culture exchange

Alternative Strategies of Place-making “Cities of Desire” is an interdisciplinary arts exchange project between practitioners and theorists from the visual arts, urban studies and cultural policy between Vienna and Hong Kong. It moves to steer the focus away from the current top-down urban regeneration rhetoric, spotlighting place-making theorization and practices through artistic and micro- initiatives. Participating Artists & Architects Vienna: feld72, Andreas Fogarasi, Giannotti & Giurat, Martin Krenn, MACHFELD Hong Kong: Luke Ching, Hong Kong Political Art Group, Leung Mee-ping, Urban Void Group, Cedric Maridet, Ducky Tse, and Tse Pak-chai Catalog Contributors: Stephen Chingkiu Chan, Martijn De Waal (Amsterdam), Wolfgang Zinggl (Vienna), Think Architecture …