8 May 2019 (Wed) | 6:00pm-drink 6:30pm-talk 7:45-dinner
118 MacDonnell Road, Hong Kong
Talk & dinner: Member $500, Guest $550
After closing for over 3 years for a major renovation and expansion, the museum targets to reopen in November 2019. The new Hong Kong Museum of Art will continue to be a meeting point for the world of diverse art, and pledges to curate exhibitions from a Hong Kong viewpoint to refresh people’s ways of looking at art, bringing inspiration and new understanding.
Dr. Raymond Tang will give an overview of the Hong Kong art promotion plan, the strategies for further developing the museum’s modern and Hong Kong art collection, building of partnerships and research plans.
Dr. Raymond Tang is a Curator (Hong Kong Art) at the Hong Kong Museum of Art and Chairman of the Hong Kong Curators Association.
11 May 2019 (Sat) | 11:00am - 12 noon
City u Exhibition Gallery, City University of HK
Member $200, Guest $250, Student $80
The exhibition showcases more than 300 objects from museums, institutions and private collectors in France, Hong Kong and Shanghai, brought together by chief curators Isabelle Frank, Director of the CityU Exhibition Gallery, and Emmanuel Bréon, Head of the Department of Mural Paintings and Stained Glass at the Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine in Paris. The exhibits include furniture, sculptures, paintings, posters, costumes, ceramic glassware, vases, jewelry, cosmetic cases and other precious objects, revealing the origins of Art Deco in France and to display the versatility, originality and adaptability of Art Deco designs. The exhibition also shows how Art Deco has been inextricably linked with Chinese culture and arts, and explores the influence of the Art Deco style in Shanghai and Hong Kong.
Isabelle Frank has curated exhibitions that combine technology and the arts and which also bridge Western and Asian cultures. An art historian by training, she taught at Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts and was then associate dean for academic affair at The New School, and dean at Fordham University’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies. She has published on Italian Renaissance art and decorative art.
5 Dec 2019 (Thu) | 6:00-10:00pm
Hong Kong Museum of Art
The Friends of Hong Kong Museum of Art are delighted to present a Gala Evening in celebration of our renovated Museum, to take place at the Main Hall of the Museum.
Title Sponsor HKD500,000 and above
Listing on all promotional material including Gala invitation and flyer
One Gala table for 10 guests each with prominent placement+1 seat at headtable
Recognition in Gala programme, press release, and website
Logo exposure on backdrop
Private tour for up to 20 guests at the Museum
Diamond Table Sponsor HKD200,000
One Gala table for 10 guests with preferred placement
Recognition in Gala invitation, programme, press release, and website
Logo on backdrop
Gold Table Sponsor HKD120,000
One Gala table for 10 guests
Recognition in Gala invitation and program
Silver Table Sponsor HKD80,000
One Gala table for 10 guests
Recognition in Gala program
Individual Ticket HKD10,000