Exhibitions Nineteenth Century European Genre and Salon Oil Paintings Features more than 150 works by European artists including Dutch painter H.W. Jansen's Fishermen at Work. Today, 11am-9pm, Gallery by the Harbour, Shop 207, Ocean Centre, Harbour City, TST; 10am-7pm, BaoQu Tang Modern Art Gallery, L153, 156-159 InterContinental HK, TST. Inquiries: 2723 1928. Ends today Becoming a Metaphor Alternatively processed metaphorical photos by Simone Boon. Today-Thu, 10am-8pm, Skalli, 30 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central. Inquiries: 2866 6157. Ends Thu Konstantin Bessmertny Surrealistic installations and mixed-media works by the Macau artist. Today-Fri, 11am-7pm, Sat, 11am-6pm, or by appointment, Amelia Johnson Contemporary, G/F, 6-10b Shin Hing St, Central. Inquiries: 2548 2286. Ends Sat Mobile Art Chanel's travelling show featuring works by Nobuyoshi Araki, Sophie Calle, Subodh Gupta, Yoko Ono and Stephen Shore. Venue designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid. Today-Sat, 10am-6pm (Thu until 10pm), Star Ferry Car Park, 9 Edinburgh Place, Central, free, booking through HK Ticketing, Tom Lee Music or on-site box office. Inquiries: www.chanel-mobileart.com . Ends Sat Inheritance The 35th anniversary show of HK Visual Arts Society with more than 20 members showcasing their works, including Chu Hing-wah, Ha Bik-chuen and Kum Chi-keung. Daily, 10am-10pm, L3 Crystal Atrium, Metroplaza, 223 Hing Fong Rd, Kwai Fong. Inquiries: 3101 2712. Ends Apr 6 Mapping my Mind Nilanjan Das uses everyday objects to explore the human mind and emotion in minimal mixed-media paintings. Opens today. Daily, 8am-9pm, 1/F Devon House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Rd, Quarry Bay. Inquiries: 2844 5094. Ends Apr 11 Aanrchitecture Bananas Works on architecture and public space by more than 30 local artists, including Warren Leung Chi-wo and Kacey Wong Kwok-choi. Tue-Sun, noon-8pm, Artist Commune, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2104 3322. Ends Apr 17 Performing Arts Hong Kong: Fa Hoi Fu Kwai Students from the English Schools Foundation in an outdoor theatre depicting a thousand years of Hong Kong history. Today-tomorrow, 6.30pm, Taikoo Place, Quarry Bay, 979 King's Rd, Quarry Bay, free. Inquiries: 2919 7937 Family Protection Unit HK Repertory Theatre's musical about an old man's problems with his children and grandchildren in the face of technological advancements. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Today-Apr 6, 7.45pm, Shouson Theatre, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$140-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: www.hk.artsfestival.org Hello in There HK Repertory Theatre's drama about the meaning of life, centring on a pregnant woman's decision. Cantonese. Today-Thu, Sat-Apr 6, 7.45pm, Fri, 2.45pm, HKRep Black Box, 8/F Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 345 Queen's Rd Central, HK$130 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 5900 Hong Kong Dance Awards The HK Dance Alliance's annual ceremony is presented with a gala performance featuring works by choreographers Mike Wang, Tasha Wong, Wong Tan-ki and Justyne Li. Performed by HK Ballet, HK Dance Company, City Contemporary Dance Company and the HK Academy for Performing Arts. Tomorrow, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$100, HK$120 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2584 8753 Dreams in Rhythm Dancers Dilar and Zulfiya from Xinjiang join the Elegance Society Dance Troupe and Ta Ge See to perform Law Yiu-wai's Chinese ethnic dance. Tomorrow, 7.30pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9194 9108 Twins on Winds Fifteen-year-old Israeli twin clarinettists Daniel and Alexander Gurfinkel perform with the City Chamber Orchestra of HK works by Mendelssohn, Mahler and Bizet. Tomorrow, 11.30am, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, Yuen Long; Thu, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3420 0107 Symphonic Magic HK Philharmonic Orchestra blends music, magic and dance, with magician Harry Wong, flutist Megan Sterling, soprano Ricel Guiman, dancers Justyne Li and Wong Tan-ki performing. In Cantonese. Fri, 3pm, 8pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$100-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030 LaLaLuna Physical theatre blending circus, magic and film. Fri, 8pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin; Sat, 8pm, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 345 Queen's Rd Central; Apr 6, 8pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Choi Hung; Apr 7, 8pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$110, HK$170 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 Extra-curricular Jeffrey Archer A book signing session with the British novelist and former politician. Today, 5pm, Kelly & Walsh, Shop 236, Pacific Place, Admiralty, free, booking required. Inquiries: 2524 2068 Secrets of Successful Blogging Talk by blogger and columnist Nury Vittachi. In English. Today, 6.30pm- 8.30pm, Foreign Correspondents' Club, 1/F, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$200, HK$100 (Women in Publishing Society members), booking required. Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org What the Travel Writer Saw Writer Paul Deegan tells his travel stories. In English. Today, 7.30pm (reception, 6.30pm), 2/F Olympic House, So Kong Po, Causeway Bay, HK$150, HK$50 (Royal Geographical Society members), HK$100 (guests). Inquiries: 2583 9700 The Sustainable Leader A luncheon presentation with British explorer and environmentalist Robert Swan sharing his experiences in the North and South Poles. In English. Tomorrow, 12.30pm, J.W. Marriott Hotel, Level 3, Salon 4, Pacific Place, Admiralty, HK$490, HK$390 (students and Asia Society members), includes lunch, booking required. Inquiries: email@example.com Cinema The 32nd HK International Film Festival The city's biggest film event with more than 300 features, documentaries, animations and shorts from Hong Kong and abroad, including the following four films. Various times and venues, free-HK$60 Urbtix and HK Ticketing. Inquiries: www.hkiff.org.hk . End Apr 6 Zoo Robinson Devor's docudrama based on the real story of a businessman in Seattle who died in 2005 after having sex with a horse. In English. Today, 5.45pm, Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, TST. Buddha Collapsed Out of Shame Iranian director Hana Makhmalbaf's neo-realistic drama about a poor girl's longing for school. In Persian with English subtitles. Today, 7.15pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central. Nightwatching Peter Greenaway's mystery drama about Dutch painter Rembrandt (Martin Freeman) and the making of his controversial The Night Watch. Also stars Eva Birthistle, Emily Holmes and Michael Teigen. In English with English subtitles. Today, 7.15pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST. In Love We Trust To save her leukaemic daughter with her umbilical cord blood, Mei Zhu (Liu Weiwei) has no choice but to have another child with her ex-husband (Zhang Jiayi), which challenges the new marriages of both. Directed by Wang Xiaoshui. Also stars Yu Nan and Cheng Taisheng. In Putonghua with English subtitles. Today, 10pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST.