Daily Archives: May 20, 2013

ART – Full Lowdown & Map for Hong Kong Art Week 2013 2

Hong Wrong will be reporting from all of the main art fairs this week. Below is the only fully comprehensive, unbiased summary of the all week’s ‘Off Basel’ events. Scroll down for a map. Click here for previous coverage.

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Art Basel: Thursday 23rd, May until Sunday 26th. Noon till 7pm Thurs/Fri/Sat and noon to 5pm on Sun.
Wan Chai Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Harbour Road, Wanchai. HK$250 or $150 concessions for one day or 4 days is HK$750/$450 via HK Ticketing.

ART HK is re-branded as Basel HK this year. Over 250 galleries from 35 countries will be divided into four areas with free talks throughout the weekend. One of the highlights will be the launch of a book about HK graffiti artist, The King of Kowloon… Intelligence Squared Asia will also host a live debate on the motion, ‘The market is the best judge of art’s quality.’ on Friday, May 24th. Unmissable.

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Asia Contemporary Art Show: Thursday 23rd, May until Sunday 26th. 12:30pm – 8:30pm Fri/Sat/Sun.
 J.W. Marriott Hotel, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway. HK$120 (VIP $240).