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Wednesday, 15 February, 2012, 12:00am

Homage to Ha Bik-chuen: Art of an Eternal Spring

Two exhibitions sharing the same name in honour of the artist (1925-2009) who passed away on Oct 18; with the one at the HK Museum of Art featuring 12 of his works and the show at the Artist Commune featuring works by him (including In-Girl, left), and other artists. Tue-Sun, noon-8pm, Artist Commune, Unit 12, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2104 3322.

25 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Three Sisters

Japanese contemporary dance-theatre company Pappa Tarahumara performs its version of Anton Chekov's novel about three sisters (above, left to right, Mao Arata, Rei Hashimoto and Sachiko Shirai) grappling with issues of female identity, coming-of-age and the Japanese obsession with youth culture. In Japanese with Chinese and English surtitles.

21 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

What Burns Never Return Platform #8 - Hong Kong

Italian urban researcher-media artist Alessandro Carboni's site-specific study of disappearing urban spaces in Hong Kong, including Searching for Estimate Space, above. Tue-Sun, 2pm-8pm, 1a space, Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2529 0087. Ends Jul 19

30 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Sound bites

Your piece Plant is on show at the Hong Kong Sculpture Biennial 08, jointly organised by the Artist Commune and the Guangzhou Sculpture Academy. Can you tell us more about your work and what you think of this exhibition?

Installation artist Kum Chi-keung:

6 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Mobility - Chinese is a plus

French-German artist couple Sylvie Boisseau and Frank Westermeyer explore how public space is invaded by language in their works. Part of Le French May. Today-Fri, 2pm-8pm, 1a space, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2529 0087. Ends Fri

10 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Movement

Kacey Wong Kwok-choi, Mak Shing-fung and Taiwanese artist Cindy Ng Sio-ieng explore ink art in other media such as photography and video. Featuring Ng's image Tree 06 (left). Today-Thu, noon-8pm, Artist Commune, Unit 12, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2104 3322. Ends Thu

27 May 2008 - 12:00am

Hong Kong Anarchitecture Bananas

Hong Kong Anarchitecture Bananas

Artist Commune

Until Apr 17

The recently concluded Architecture Biennial at the Central Police Station presented many displays that were, unfortunately, merely advertising

8 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Altered Ambiance

1a space

Ends Apr 13

1a space's latest exhibition on ambience goes way beyond the realm of sound. Curator Magdalen Wong Chung-yun says while different sounds can alter the atmosphere of a place and affect people's mood and feelings, space plays just as important a role.

20 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Miniature builders

An exhibition which features Lego miniature models, including ancient castles and modern cities, will be staged at the Cattle Depot Artists Village in To Kwa Wan next week.

Showcasing the talents of amateur Lego enthusiasts, the exhibition will introduce visitors to the magical world of the tiny, colourful, interlocking plastic bricks.

17 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

InLove

Sat, 8pm, Videotage

Inspired by veteran British broadcaster John Peel's influential live music shows, The Peel Sessions, local music label 89268 has for several months been conducting the Lab Yellow Sessions, a live show and CD series featuring up-and-coming talent from the region.

22 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Restore

A rework of rituals and traditions through performances and mixed-media works (below) by Wallace Chang Ping-hung, Enoch Cheung Hong-sang, Choi Yan-chi, Cornelia Erdmann, Ivy Ma, Adrian Wong, Magdalen Wong and Francis Yu. Workshop with elderly people from the neighbourhood sharing forgotten rituals and former traditions: today, 4pm.

14 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

i.e.llusion

US artists Benjamin Bellas, Justin Cooper, Stuart Keeler, Clinton King, Noelle Mason, Ross Moreno and Magdalen Wong explore the concept of illusion in performance, photography, installation, video and sound. Features Bellas' untitled work (left) that uses voltage converters. Today, Tue-Fri, 2pm-8pm, 1a space, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan.

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

i.e. illusion

i.e. illusion

1a space

Cattle Depot Artists Village

Reviewed: Sept 7

11 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Locale

British artists Melanie Jackson, Kwong Lee, Paul Rooney, Becky Shaw, Emma Rushton and Derek Tyman present site-specific installations and multi-media works that play on the notion of place, including Rushton and Tyman's Structure I: Contemporary Art from China in the UK to Hong Kong (left). Tue-Sun, 2pm-8pm, 1a space, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan.

12 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

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