文化交流的新意義:大館當代美術館舉行新展「言語不通」The new meaning of Cultural exchange

大館當代美術館今天公布全新展覽「言語不通」將於2020年5月25日至9月13日在大館賽馬會藝方舉行。是次展覽由日本大阪國立國際美術館與新加坡美術館聯手呈獻,旨在探討文化交流的意義,探索藝術可在當中扮演的角色。

Tai Kwun Contemporary is proud to announce a new group exhibition They Do Not Understand Each Other, which runs from 25 May to 13 September 2020 at Tai Kwun’s art galleries in JC ContemporaryCo-presented by the National Museum of Art, Osaka (NMAO) and Singapore Art Museum (SAM), They Do Not Understand Each Other considers what it means to engage with one another, and looks at the potential of art in facilitating understanding.

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學習無邊界: 亞洲藝術文獻庫藝術家練習 | Learning without Boarders: Asia Archive’s Artist Exercises

亞洲藝術文獻庫(文獻庫)為不同教育工作者推出全新網上資源——藝術家練習 。這系列以「在家學習」為主題的創意練習,實踐無邊界學習,同時重新審視藝術在停課期間以及面對危機時的角色。 

AsiaArt Archive (AAA) has launched a new series of education resources online for all kinds of educators—Artist Exercises with the theme of “Learning at Home”, supporting boundless circulation of knowledge, and reexamining the role of art during school suspension in this challenging time.

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喬治·巴塞利茲的藝術爆發 | ART ERUPTION WITH GEORG BASELITZ

新表現主義藝術大師喬治·巴塞利茲首次於香港高古軒畫廊舉行畫展「數年之後」,展出他最新創作的油畫和紙本作品!這場展覽別具意義,是自受新冠肺炎影響封城抗疫以來,在全球高古軒畫廊中首場重新開幕的展覽。此外,展覽將出版附有精美插圖的展覽圖錄,收錄由曾梵志撰寫的前言及魯明軍執筆的文章。「數年之後」將於5月21日至8月8日開展,有興趣的藝術愛好者們也不要忘記參加5⽉21⽇(星期四)晚間5時⾄8時的開幕晚會。

The great neo-expressionist art master, Georg Baselitz opens his first solo exhibition, Years later with the Gagosian gallery in Hong Kong! Notably, it is also the first exhibition to open to the public within the Gagosian international network of galleries since the global COVID-19 lockdown. Above all, a fully illustrated catalogue with a foreword by Zeng Fanzhi and an essay by Lu Mingjun will accompany the exhibition. Years later opens from May 21 to August 8 2020, and for any interested art lovers, don’t forget about the opening evening from 5-8 pm on May 21!

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CHAT六廠:藝術與文化帶進家 | #MuseumFromHome

隨時隨地觀看藝術!CHAT六廠與世界各地文化機構同行,把當代藝術與文化帶進家門。由2020年5月14日起,CHAT六廠開放時間為星期四至日,下午2時至晚上7時。

Enjoy art anywhere! CHAT joins hands with cultural institutions worldwide in celebrated effort to bring contemporary art and heritage to people’s doorsteps. CHAT has recently reopened on May 14, 2020 from 14:00 to 19:00 on Thursdays to Sundays.

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「一園六季」 | GARDENS AS MAPS OF CULTURE

自古以來,人類一直創造人造環境,不論是通過經濟開發,還是對花園設計的講究而創造。通過各種文化和元素來探索物件製作的歷史和技術,包括地圖製作、藥物治療以及以花園作為文化文物 Para Site 藝術空間的大型群展「一園六季」呈現出不一樣的文化製品。「一園六季」於2020 年 5 月 16 日(星期六)至 8 月 30 日(星期日)開展,將分別於兩大場地: 橫跨兩層 Para Site 藝術空間及香港 Soho House 展出,並為年底舉行的 2020 年加德滿都三年 展的前奏。

It is not an overstatement to claim artificial environments as cultural artifacts as the history of human creations begun along with the building of a manmade environment. This is apparent in both the process of economically exploiting nature and the sophisticated manipulation of garden design. Para Site presents a large-scale group exhibition, “Garden of Six Seasons”, that gathers works of global artists to explore the history of human creations, including map-making, medicinal studies and garden designs as cultural artifacts. “Garden of Six Seasons” opens from 16 May (Saturday) to 30 August (Sunday) and will act as a precursor to the Kathmandu Triennale 2020.

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《凌遲》司法的死刑| “JUSTICE IN COMPROMISE” – THE EXECUTION OF JUSTICE

來自《兄弟爬山》的作家,@harcourtromanticist今次帶來新畫作《凌遲》,是翻拍保羅·德拉羅什的名畫《珍.葛蕾夫人的處刑》。原作描述一位當了九日英國女王的死刑。《凌遲》充滿許多象徵性的圖案和人物暗示香港法治、司法的死刑。⁣

Brought to you by the same artist of “Our Vantage”, @harcourtromanticist’s the latest artwork, “Justice in Compromise” takes on a modern remake of the famous artwork “The Execution of Lady Jane Grey” by Paul Hippolyte Delaroche which depicts the moments preceding the execution of Lady Jane Grey who was the Queen of England for nine days. @harcourtromanticist plays with the original elements and remakes them into powerful symbols alluding to the critique of corruption and death of freedom in Hong Kong. ⁣

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MAYDAY!以網上慈善拍賣支持抗疫工作 | MAYDAY: AUCTION FOR A CAUSE

快投標去體驗與馬克·奎安(Marc Quinn)一起虛擬藝術創作吧! 為「國際救援委員會」(International Rescue Committee)籌款,協助弱勢社群對抗疫情,蘇富比將與 GOOGLE 聯手舉辦一場史無前例的網上慈善拍賣。 這場名為「MAYDAY COVID-19」的慈善拍賣的競投項目包括與一眾名人虛擬會面的難得機會,從茶聚閒聊、議題討論,以至課堂指導及藝術創作等,精彩紛呈。為配合社交隔離措施,所有會面將透過 GOOGLE MEET 視像會議進行。這些獨特體驗將以無底價方式上拍,5 月 1 至 8 日開放競投,只要利用這個網站就能競投。成功競投者可選擇親自參與體驗,又或與其他人分享,讓有需要人士在困難期間得到鼓舞,令善事倍添意義。

Bid for a chance to join in a virtual artwork creation workship with Marc Quinn! Together with leading figures from all walks of culture, business, politics and science, Sotheby’s and Google will launch an online auction of unique experiences which can be enjoyed virtually via Google Meet video calls to raise funds for the International Rescue Committee’s (IRC) work to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in vulnerable communities. From intimate conversations and ‘virtual’ drinks to lessons and tutorials, all of the experiences will be offered without reserve in an online auction open for bidding from 1- 8 May 2020. Visit here for more details. The winning bidders will have the option to share their experience with front-lines workers and others who have been directly impacted by COVID-19 and the social-distancing rules put in place.  

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