Chun Fai Chow, Once A Thief “Any Self-Respecting Thief Would be Proud to Steal this Painting”
Hong Kong Eye
01.05.2013 – 31.05.2013, ArtisTree, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Eye presented by Prudential will be the first major international showcase of Hong Kong contemporary art. Already held at the Saatchi Gallery in London from 5 December 2012 to 12 January 2013, it is a touring exhibition presenting over 50 works by 18 emerging Hong Kong artists.
Justin Wong, Object Oriented Objects
The exhibition, which will be held at ArtisTree in TaiKoo Place from 1st to 31st of May 2013, will be free to the public and will provide vital international exposure for emerging Hong Kong artists. The works span across a range of media including painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, video and installation. Exhibiting artists are: Amy CHEUNG, CHOW Chun Fai, Silas FONG, HO Sin Tung, KONG Chun Hei, KUM Chi Keung, LAM Tung Pang, LEUNG Kui Ting, Otto LI, LUI Chun Kwong, Florian MA, Joao Vasco PAIVA, Hector RODRIGUEZ, Angela SU, Annie WAN, Adrian WONG, Justin WONG Chiu Tat and Fiona WONG Lai Ching.
Tung Pang Lam, Vanish
“As an international business with a long heritage in Asia, we feel it is important to support the development of local talent by providing global exposure for them. Prudential is proud to be principal sponsor of Hong Kong Eye and with the accompanying arts education programme, we hope to inspire the future generations of Hong Kong to participate in this exciting art scene.” (Barry Stowe, Chief Executive, Prudential Corporation Asia). Hong Kong Eye is the third ‘Eye’ initiative following Korean Eye and Indonesian Eye. The Hong Kong Eye exhibition has been be the 11 major exhibition over 4 years and the 5 at the Saatchi Gallery as part of the ‘Eye’ programme, which has attracted over 1 million visitors.