Art Talk Series: “New Horizons: Ways of Seeing Hong Kong Art in the 80s and 90s”

  • FONG, J. M. Y. (Organiser)
  • Chi Wo Leung (Participant)
  • Sara Wong (Participant)
  • Celia Wong (Participant)
  • Yan Chi Choi (Participant)
  • Ching Ping Lau (Participant)
  • Kyle Chung (Participant)

Activity: Conference/talk/lecture/symposium/speech/workshop, etcEvent organized by non-HKBU units


Six Talks series in Hong Kong Museum of Art (14 May and 28 May 2022)
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Date: 14 May 2022 (Sat)

Talk 1: Development of Hong Kong Alternative Art Spaces: Para Site vs Space ‘1983’ Speakers: Leung Chi-wo (梁志和), Sara Wong (黃志恆) and Tang Kwok-hin (鄧國騫)
Moderator: Celia Ho

Talk 2 From Video Art to New Media Art Speakers: May Fung (馮美華), Ellen Pau (鮑藹倫), Tung Wing-hong (董永康) and Lazarus Chan (陳朗丰)
Moderator: Kyle Chung

Talk 3 From Photography to New Interpretation of Image Art Speakers: Fung Hon-kee, Joseph (馮漢紀), Lau Ching-ping (劉清平), Lee Chee-fong, Patrick (李志芳), Wong Kai-yu, Blues (黃啟裕), Siu Wai-hang (蕭偉恆) and Sharon Lee (李卓媛)

Date: 28 May 2022 (Sat)
Talk 4 Art Learning in the 1990s cum Concurrent Discussion on “Chan’s Domestic Aesthetics” Speakers: Chan Yuk-keung (陳育強), Chow Chun-fai (周俊輝), Lam Tung-pang (林東鵬) and Pak Sheung-chuen (白雙全)
Talk 5 [Re-] Fabrication: Choi Yan-chi’s Conceptual Art Crossover with Space Speakers: Choi Yan Chi(蔡仞姿)
Commentator: Debby Shum
Moderator:Eugenia Law (羅璧如)

Talk 6 Discourse of Reimagined Hong Kong Art Communities: Sharing of Hong Kong Art Research in the 80s and 90s Speaker:Lo Yin Shan盧燕珊
Moderator: Chan Sai-lok (Ah 3)
Commentator: Phoebe Wong

As a Principal Investigator, Janet Fong Man Yee in collaboration with local artist/ art critic Chan Sai-lok this programme of the Art Talk Series, which was an extension activity of the “New Horizons: Ways of Seeing Hong Kong Art in the 80s and 90s” Exhibition, co-curated by guest curator Janet Fong and the HKMoA. To arouse public interest in the culture and art history of Hong Kong and facilitate discussions between people from different art sectors, this series of talks invited over 20 local experienced and emerging artists, curators, founders of art organisations, art administrators and researchers from different generations, including Ellen Pau, Chan Yuk-keung, May Fung, Choi Yan Chi, founders and curators of Parasite and Nunaheduo, Lazarus Chan and Kyle Chung, to conduct a series of art talks about Hong Kong Art in 80s and 90s and to open up a discussion platform for the development of the local art scene.

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Period14 May 202228 May 2022
Event titleArt Talk Series: “New Horizons: Ways of Seeing Hong Kong Art in the 80s and 90s”
Event typeTalk
LocationHong Kong, Hong KongShow on map
Degree of RecognitionLocal

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  • Contemporary Art
  • Hong Kong Art
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • art history
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