Through December 31, 2020
Jointly-presented by the University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong and the Art Museum of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, this exhibition "Hong Kong Impressions" features over 100 paintings and photographs of old Hong Kong from the 1940s to 1970s.
The exhibition features stunning views of the Victoria Harbor, bygone typhoon shelters, sketches and snapshots of everyday life and scenic spots off the beaten track by Lui Shou-kwan, Wucius Wong and a dozen other artists. These works serve as a reminder to the audience of how much the Hong Kong metropolis evolved in the 20th century. Many works are exhibited for the first time.
Venue: Gallery I, Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Exhibition Duration: September 7, 2020 to November 29, 2020
Opening Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 10:00am–5:00pm
Sundays and Public Holidays: 1:00pm –5:00pm
Venue: The Merlin Lu Reading Room, The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong
Exhibition Period: Late October to December 31, 2020
Opening Hours: 10am – 4pm Weekdays by Appointment (Click to book online)
Listen to the Podcast: https://bit.ly/2GSQduB
Watch the Exhibition Highlight Video: https://bit.ly/34d703E
Take the Virtual Tour:
Hong Kong Island: https://bit.ly/2EKjNBY
The New Territories: https://bit.ly/3cG0xlM
Video: Conservation of “Pearl of the Orient”: https://youtu.be/Mybq1gO2wV4