A major part of Hong Kong Art Week, Art Central Hong Kong is set to return from 23-26 March 2016, bringing 100 galleries from over 20 countries to the iconic Central Harbourfront.
There’s lots to look forward to this year’s fair, including new media performances sponsored by G.H. Mumm, special talks by Asia Society Hong Kong Center and delicious street food stalls by some of our favourite Hong Kong restaurants.
Art Central 2016 highlights
MEDIA X MUMM, the fair’s first exhibition of avant-garde digital, new media and performance art supported by official Champagne partner, G.H. Mumm.
TALKS X ASIA SOCIETY, five days of topical panel discussions curated by Asia Society Hong Kong Center. Speakers include Dr. Alexandra Munroe (Asian Art and Senior Advisor, Global Arts, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation), Dr. Karin G. One (Assistant curator of Contemporary Art – Asian Art Museum San Francisco) and award-winning artist Shen Wei.
ROUNDTABLE X 4A, an interactive series of discussions, interviews, presentations and performances hosted by 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art.
SCREEN X EXPERIMENTA, Art Central’s first film program featuring experimental and narrative motion pictures by various filmmakers.
STREET FOOD, including stalls by Beef & Liberty, Bread & Beast, Claw & Order, Tri and XTC Gelato, all to the tunes of a live DJ. Fine diners will be treated to a Belon Parisian bistro pop-up by Black Sheep Restaurants.
Exclusive ticket offer: Art Central is offering LifestyleAsia readers the chance to attend the fair at a special price HK$200 per ticket (admits two) instead of HK$460 per ticket — visit www.artcentralhongkong.com to buy your tickets now.
WIN: First night VIP tour with LifestyleAsia
Be one of the first to experience Art Central Hong Kong! On Monday, 21 March 2016 — the First Night — we’ll be hosting a private tour for a group of 20 VIP readers with a dedicated art expert taking you through the fair’s highlights. Held from 7pm to 8pm, the tour will end at the G.H. Mumm Bar with plenty of bubbly.
Simply enter your name and email address below to be in the draw for the tour (tickets to the First Night are normally HK$500 including a glass of G.H. Mumm champagne). Winners will be notified on 14 March, good luck!