Exhibition Tour | M+ Sigg Collection: Four Decades of Chinese Contemporary Art

20160308 M+ tourDate: 16th March 2016
Time: 2:00pm
Venue: ArtisTree

Speaker: Pi Li (Sigg Senior Curator)
Language: English
Quota: 30

The Department has scheduled a curator-led tour on M+ Sigg Collection: Four Decades of Chinese Contemporary Art, an exhibition currently on view at ArtisTree. Interested students may register by sending an email to Nicole Fung (fungnkn@hku.hk), stating your name and year group, before Friday 11th March.

Please note that there is a quota of 30 and spaces are available on a first come first served basis.


Tea Gathering

Tea Gathering Jan 2016

Date: 27 January 2016
Time: 12:00 – 2:30pm
Venue: Room 4.19 Run Run Shaw Tower

The Department of Fine Arts is delighted to host a Tea Gathering for all students interested in the study of Fine Arts. Instructors and staff from the Department will be attending this tea to talk with students about our majors and minors, courses and other aspects of our programme.

We invite you to come to our Tea Gathering! Enjoy a light lunch with us and take a break from your studies.

Graduate Study in Art History. What Next?

Graduate Info Event

Date: 29 September 2015
Time: 2:30 – 3:30pm
Venue: Room 10.28 Run Run Shaw Tower

Are you considering postgraduate study in art history or a related field?
Many art-related careers require postgraduate qualifications. The Fine Arts department is holding an information session to help you choose the best programs for you and to improve your chances of acceptance.

Topics covered will include… (Please click on the image to read more)

Mobile M+: Moving Images: Workshop Discussion with Curator Yung Ma

Yung Ma TalkDate: 1 April 2015
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: Room 4.34 Run Run Shaw Tower

In this discussion, Yung Ma will be talking about the challenges of curating an exhibition on the theme of migration through the medium of moving images. This new ambitious project held at Midtown Pop (Causeway Bay) and Cattle Depot Artist Village (To Kwa Wan), and with screenings at Broadway Cinemateque (Yau Ma Tei) defies the tradition ideas of exhibition, but has it also set up a new type of platform for talking about … (Please click on the image to read more)

Fine Arts Society: Career Talk

150324 career talkDate: 24 March 2015
Time: 5:30 pm
Venue: Room 7.58 Run Run Shaw Tower




Guest speakers:
Mira Chan (Alumni; Assistant Curator, Hong Kong Museum of Art)
TK Chan (Co-founder, Blink Gallery)
Chloe Chow (Alumni; Curatorial Assistant, M+)
Blake Kwok (Alumni; Gallery Associate, Ben Brown Fine Arts)
Grace Tan (Alumni; Officer, Creative, Art Projects, K11)
Alvin Wong (Architect; Co-founder, Urban Sketchers)

For further information, please visit the Society’s Page here.

Tea Gathering

150303 tea gatheringDate: 3 March 2015
Time: 12:30 – 2:00pm
Venue: Room 7.58 Run Run Shaw Tower

Come along and meet other fine arts students! Chat, grab a cup of tea and enjoy the refreshments! See you there!

University Artists Scheme | Meeting Place: Open Studio

ArtstationDate: 2 – 13 February 2015
Time: 2 – 4pm (Monday to Friday) *
Venue: Room 4.04 Run Run Shaw Tower

Department of Fine Arts and University Artists Scheme team up to present Glenn Davidson and Anne Hayes of Artstation and Meeting Place.

This two week long artistic event features students’ interaction with the artists. Get involved and make art here at HKU!

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* Other opening hours can be scheduled by appointment. Contact the artists at anne@artstation.org.uk, or glenn@artstation.org.uk, or 95303821.

M+ Conversation: Doryun Chong, Chief Curator

141020 M+ Conversation Date: 20 October 2014
Time: 2:30 – 4:00pm
Venue: Room 4.36 Run Run Shaw Tower

Note: this event is part of the course FINE2081 Art History and Its Methods, offered by the Department of Fine Arts. Seating will be limited.
No registration required.

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This program is held in conjunction with the event “M+ Matters – Theorizing Art Histories Globally”. Click here to visit its page online.



Tea Gathering

Glimpse of the Event:
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