8 Over 8

Hong Kong08 Aug – 28 Aug 2017
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  • “A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires others.” – Salvador Dali

    Supported by the Hong Kong Arts Centre, the University College London (UCL) Alumni Hong Kong Club, Rossi & Rossi is pleased to announce an exhibition celebrating the talent of young, local artists working within a global context.

    Titled 8 over 8, the exhibition features eight emerging artists from Hong Kong who live and work in London. The works presented—which range from painting to performance—interpret the number “8” as a motif through the exploration of themes of Time, Memory, Identity and Language.

    Curated by Alexandra Choa as part of the city’s summer art season, 8 Over 8 features the art of An Gee Chan, Lim Bob Chan, Kelly Chan, Kristy Marcelle Chan, Kin-Ting Li, Cyrus Hung, Katharine Tsang and Arielle Tse.


    About the Curator

    Alexandra Choa has extensive experience working in the arts industry. Through the years, she has worked on projects with Sotheby’s Hong Kong, British Council, Peninsula HK, Royal Academy and various Hong Kong galleries. Her background in Tech and Producing both in London and Hong Kong gives her a unique perspective on the international art scene. Alexandra’s passion stems from producing exhibitions for emerging artists including Zaffer Chan, Cherie Cheuk, Ghome, and more established artists such as Chiang Yomei, Fan Ho, Lam Tung Pang and Wucius Wong. In addition, she has curated shows for the Museum of Art and the Chinese University Hong Kong to continue to help nurture Hong Kong’s cultural landscape and its budding talents.

    For more news from this show’s supporters

    Hong Kong Arts Centre

    University College London (UCL)

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