About the Exhibition
Regarded as the “enfant terrible” of modern Swiss typography, Wolfgang Weingart has revolutionised established typography rules since the mid-1960s, shaping generations of designers as a typography teacher. This exhibition at d-mart presents the groundbreaking work, creative process and teachings of Weingart and the work of his students.
Date: 6 Nov 2015 – 30 Mar 2016 (Closed on Tuesdays, 20 & 27 December 2015 and 3 January 2016)
Time: 10am - 8pm
Venue: d-mart, Hong Kong Design Institute
Address: 3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O (Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station, Exit A2)
Free Admission. For the exhibition details, please click the link as below: http://www.hkdi.edu.hk/hkdi_gallery/2015/weingart/
Guided Tour for Public
Guided Tour could be arranged to schools and community groups by advanced booking. For enquiries, please contact HKDI's staff at +852 3928 2566.
Organiser: HKDI and IVE (Lee Wai Lee)
Co-organiser: Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Supported by: Hong Kong Arts Development Council
Supporting Organisations: Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong, Connecting Space Hong Kong – Zurich, Zurich University of the Arts, Hong Kong Design Centre, Hong Kong Designers Association, Hong Kong Federation of Design Associations, Design Council of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association
Media Partners: Art Map, art plus, Time Out Hong Kong, Milk, U Magazine, am730