HKAAA E-newsletter (29.04.2014)
Social media is one of the most popular platform for promotion and marketing among arts groups and artists. In order to advance arts practitioners’ knowledge, effectiveness, and skills in using the social media platform, the Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association is pleased to present the seminar, The Winning Way in Social Media.
With the support from Ogilvy Public Relations, Hong Kong and Social@Ogilvy, HKAAA has invited Mr Kevin On, Associate Director of Ogilvy Public Relations, Hong Kong to lead this seminar. Kevin will cover the following topics:
Date: 12 May 2014 (Monday)
Time: 3:00 – 5:00pm
Venue: Room 201, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building (No. 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong)
Speaker: Kevin On, Associate Director of Ogilvy Public Relations, Hong Kong
Fee: HKAAA Members @HK$150; Non-members @HK$200
Limited quota available! Registration will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis. Act Now!
Please register and submit your registration fee by:
a. Mailing the cheque to: Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association, Room 1206, 12/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong; OR
b. Online payment.
Enquiries: Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association｜Tel: (852) 2877 7268｜Email: email@example.com
Save the date!
The 2014 Cultural Leadership Summit is scheduled to be held on 4 and 5 June 2014 (Wednesday and Thursday). This year, the theme is “Through Arts We Brand Hong Kong?”. Details will be announced soon. Please stay tuned!
Exclusive guided tour for HKAAA members－George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher exhibition at HKDI Gallery
Co-organised by Hong Kong Design Institute and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee), and Vitra Design Museum, Germany, George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher exhibition will showcase the finest selection of the masterpieces of George Nelson (1908 – 1986), one of the most important American designers of the 20th century. George Nelson’s conception of design was wide ranging, not only reputable as a designer, but also renowned as an architect, a writer and a teacher. The exhibition held at HKDI Gallery of HKDI and IVE (Lee Wai Lee) from March to June 2014 offers an overview of Nelson’s designs and insights, from iconic spindly-legged furniture and colourful ball-clocks to his writings and company brochures. His most signature design pieces such as the Marshmallow Sofa, the Bubble Lamps and the Wall Clocks will also be showcased during the exhibition period.
Organiser: HKDI and IVE(LWL) in collaboration with Vitra Design Museum, Germany
Sponsor: Herman Miller International, Asia Pacific
About the Guided Tour for HKAAA Members
An exclusive docent-led exhibition tour is now available for HKAAA’s members:
Date: 17 May 2014 (Sat)
Tour Time: 4:30pm (Approx. 30mins)
Meeting time and point: 4:20pm at main entrance of HKDI Gallery
Exhibition Venue: HKDI Gallery, HKDI and IVE (Lee Wai Lee) - 3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories, Hong Kong (Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station, Exit A2)
1. Particpants must be current members of HKAAA. Each member is welcome to bring along a guest.
2. Please fill in the name and contact email information of your guest on the registration form.
3. Only limited quota available. Registration will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis.
4. Video shooting and photographing is NOT allowed inside the exhibition venue.
To join the tour, please register
Enquiries for the guided tour: Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association｜Tel: (852) 2877 7268｜Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Enquiries for the exhibition: Hong Kong Design Institute and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee)｜Tel: (852) 3928 2566｜Email: email@example.com
We are thrilled to announce the long-awaited selection results of 2014 FAME!
This year, we received applications from arts administrators of varied experiences. Thank you all for your interest in FAME! The selection process was very competitive! With the help from our experienced selection panel, the following 6 outstanding candidates have been selected at last!
Fellows / Overseas placement arts organisations:
1. Felix Chan (Creative Director, Felixism Creation)/Cloud Gate Dance Theatre (Taiwan)
2. Yuko Cheung (Project Manager, The Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong)/English Touring Theatre (United Kingdom)
3.Grace Poon (Arts Support Officer, Hong Kong Arts Development Council)/Adelaide Festival Centre (Australia)
4. Sky Sum(Company Manager, Unlock Dancing Plaza)/Krakow Festival Office (Poland)
5. Evelyn Yip (Manager (Music), Leisure and Cultural Services Department)/Sydney Theatre Company (Australia)
6. Yman Yuen (Assistant Education and Outreach Manager, Hong Kong Philharmonic Society Ltd.)/Malta Festival Poznań (Poland)
Taking this opportunity, we would like to express our heartfelt thanks to our selection panel and the overseas hosting organisations for their active support for 2014 FAME!
The above 6 fellows will begin their exciting journey to the world of professional arts management in the second half of this year! Want to know the latest updates and sharing from them? Please stay tuned!
10% off discount on Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra “The Magical Music of Zhao Jiping"!
Venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall
Date & Time: 10 May 2014 (Saturday) 8pm
Original Ticket Price**: $100, $150, $250, $300
**HKAAA Members are offered 10% off discount. Please present your membership card at Urbtix Ticketing Office.
Programme Enquiries：852- 3185 1600
10% off discount on Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra “HKCO4U Huang Yu-Hsuan and Chan Chi-yuk"!
Advanced Cultural Leadership Programme 2014
Residential Retreat 1: 1-5 Sept 2014 (Mon to Fri)
Local Module: 11-12 Oct 2014 (Sat to Sun)
Residential Retreat 2: 10-14 Nov 2014 (Mon to Fri)
Fee and Application
Local and Overseas Fee: HKD15,000 per person
Application Deadline: 15 April 2014
Notification of Acceptance: May 2014
Enquiry: firstname.lastname@example.org / +852 3917 8221
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