29 Nov ‑ 14 Dec 2019 (everyday) 10am ‑ 8pm (10 hours)
2 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
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Venue: Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre
Date: 2019.11.29 - 2019.12.14
Time: 10:00 - 20:00
Price: Free admission

The ceramic exhibition Intimacy in the DistanceHong Kong Art School Alumni Network Exhibition 2019 is co-presented by Hong Kong Arts Centre and Hong Kong Art School Alumni Network. In the 20 years since it was founded, the Hong Kong Art School, a division of the Hong Kong Arts Centre has witnessed the graduation of more than 200 students who were ceramics major, more than a hundred of them have set up their work studios to continue with their art making. They are the new blood of the local ceramics landscape. Thirty-six ceramics artists from different backgrounds and cohorts have been invited to take part in this exhibition. The 118 pieces of exhibits were divided into three sections, focusing on functional objects, art creation and earlier works. The broad spectrum of works presents various perspectives to look at the world. These creative works of art highlight Hong Kong Art School’s steadfast support for ceramics as a professional practice, and our efforts to nurture students who are keen to pursue studious study and innovative attempts at creation.

What makes this exhibition more meaningful is that the participants and organisers are all alumni of the Hong Kong Art School and 50% from the sales of works will be donated to support the continuous development of the Hong Kong Art School.

Cheung Kai Sun, Suzy, Voyage - Thereafer..., 2019, Stoneware, glass, 15.2 x 52.5 x 19 cm

Connie Tsang, As II, 2019, Stoneware, Dimensions variable

Chau Yu Shing, Daniel, In Between, 2019, Porcelain, Dimensions variable

Curator: Fiona Wong
Participating artists: Simone Boon, Chan Kin Yip Scott, Chan Kiu Hong, Joe x BeCandle, Chan See Kwong Ray, Chan Siu Chi, Chau Yu Shing Daniel, Ryan Cheng, Cheung Kai Sun Suzy, Cheung Lai Chun Karen, Ching Sze Yin Cicy, Fung Kwok Cheung Paul, Blanche Ho, Ip Ho Yin Casric, Kwan Sau Man, Lai Hoi Sai Joey, Hikki Lau, Lau Wang Tat, Jessica Lee, Lee Wai Sum, Winus Lee, Rainbow Lu, Luk Mei Fei Nutz, Poon Fai Wong, Siu Kam Han, Rebeka Tam, Karpo Tang, Tsang Che Ching, Connie Tsang, Josephine Tsui, Aidan Wong, Ann Wong, Wong Hoi Lam Karen, Woo Tze Mun Mandy, Iris Yau, Yau Man Pun Ben, Yiu Chun Wa

Opening ceremony: 2019.11.28 (Thu) 6pm – 8pm

Presenter: Hong Kong Arts Centre
Co-presenter: Hong Kong Art School Alumni Network