The 2nd “CAFAM‧Future” exhibition: OBSERVER - CREATOR
Movement/ Voyage: When the Reality Representation of Emerging Artist Converge in Hong Kong
Co-organised by Central Academy of Fine Art Museum (CAFAM) and K11 Art Foundation (KAF), The 2nd “CAFAM‧Future” exhibition: OBSERVER - CREATOR was originally shown in Beijing in January 2015, its second reiteration is to be launched in Hong Kong. Among the 95 artists’ works shown in Beijing, the pieces by 33 artists will be exhibited in Hong Kong. Produced in a breadth of mediums including painting, installation, video, mixed-media and more, the interdisciplinary practices revolves around critical themes such as lighting, religion and philosophy. The exhibition is split in to four sub-sections: co-intelligence, source code, cloud production and e-circulation. A retrospective approach, archiving the works of youth from previous generations, helps to identify developing trends in contemporary Chinese art, as well as highlighting potential for the future.
During the exhibition period, K11 Art Foundation and participating artists are going to launch a series of academic and educational activities. In addition to academic discussions at forum and salon, there are also workshops for children and parents to co-create, artist sharing sessions and artists-in-residence programme for the public to explore.
Date: 23.5 – 5.7.2015
Venue: K11 Art Space, K11 Atrium and K11 Piazza
Opening hours: 12nn – 10pm
Co-organizers: Central Academy of Fine Art Museum and K11 Art Foundation
Co-Directors: Xu Bing, Wang Huangseng
Curators: Li Zhenhua, Tsai Meng, Sheng Wei, Wang Chunchen
Bi Rongrong, Casey Tang, Dong Dawei, Fang Liefeng, Feng Bingyi, Geng Xue, He Xiangyu, Hoi Leung, Hsu Cheyu, Hsu Chiawei, Hu Weiyi, Huang Lan, Kingsley Ng, Ko Sintung, Kong Chunhei, Lee Kaichung, Liu Jiayu, Luo Chaoqiong, Luo Wei, Mak Yingtung, Otto Li, Peggy Chan, RMBit, Sarah Lai, Tan Tian, Trevor Yeung, Wang Enlai, Wang Xin, Wu Juehui, Xiao Banruo, Xu Wenkai, Yu Ji, Zhang Zengzeng
K11 Art Foundation: http://www.k11artfoundation.org