1a space proudly presents Transparent Cube Space, a contemporary art exhibition curated by Cheung King-wai Reds (張景威). The project is the second phase of 1a space 's 21st Century Art Incubator.
The exhibition aims to discuss the definition of "white cube" to review the function of exhibition space and the trend of art presentation in the 21st century. Through this project, curator aims to reimagine and reshape the relationship between themselves, art space, audiences, art trend and the society.
A designated route will be provided at the exhibition with a unique viewing perspective. Audiences are invited to re-experience 'White Cube' and encouraged to reconsider what construct an exhibition viewing experience.
Transparent Cube Space
Exhibition Opening: 18 May 2018 7pm
Exhibition period: 19 May 2018 - 17 June 2018
Opening hour: Tuesdays to Sundays 11 am – 7 pm; closed on Mondays.
White Cube Tour for School Group is now open for registration. More details : https://bit.ly/2HXAJoT
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About the Curator:
Cheung King-wai Reds
Reds Cheung is an independence visual art professional, experienced in local visual arts sector with good relations contact and excellent communication skills. Beside independent practice in visual arts and culture studies, Reds is also familiar with teaching and activity organizing in art, with working experience at art gallery and visual arts institute. Specialize in community art, installation art, drawing and visual communication design. He is now exploring in the way to foster young audience in visual arts by practicing experimental art curating, and parallel to local creative industry development
About 21st Century Art Incubator
1a space aims to provide emerging artists and curatorial talents a platform for conceptual and experimental art to fill the gap between larger public institutions and commercial ventures. Aiming to continuously rethink and re-examine the scope and the boundaries of “space,” 21st Century Art Incubator solicits and supports ideas for projects that take innovative curatorial approaches and experimental formats.
About 1a space
1a space, founded in 1998, is an independent, non-profit making contemporary visual art organization and art venue founded by a collective of Hong Kong artworkers.
It moved from its original location an old government warehouse at Oil Street, North Point, to the current location at Cattle Depot in 2001. 1a space aims to promote the making, experimentation, exchange and dissemination of contemporary art both in Hong Kong and in the international arena.
Over nearly two decades, 1a space has developed into one of Hong Kong’s leading contemporary art organizations. It has produced more than 130 exhibitions and activities, and has been active in international exchanges, cultural festivals, participatory community art, as well as art education and publication. The operation funding of 1a space has been supported by the grants and donations, while its administration cost is partially supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.