With the funding support from the Home Affairs Bureau, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (ADC) launches the following scholarship schemes to support local promising arts administrators to further their studies in Hong Kong and abroad in order to strengthen their professionalism. (1) Local Arts Administration Scholarships 2015 (2) Overseas Arts Administration Scholarships 2015 (3) HKADC UAL Scholarships 2015/16
Hong Kong Arts Development Council hereby invites qualified local arts organisations to submit proposals for 2014/15 “Arts Administration Internship Scheme”. The Scheme provides the aspiring arts administrators the opportunities to work and train in professional arts organisations and organising events. The Scheme also helps identify talents with potential in arts administration and curatorship for arts organisations and contributes to the promotion and development of the arts in Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Arts Development Council (ADC) is partnering with the UK Clore Leadership Programme (CLP) to offer the “Hong Kong Scholarship on the Clore Leadership Programme 2015/16”. The Scholarship is funded by the Home Affairs Bureau with the aim to support arts practitioners with leadership potential to undertake a series of tailor-made leadership training programmes in the United Kingdom to strengthen their leadership skills and broaden their international exposure. Outstanding and talented local art practitioners with leadership potential are welcome to apply for the Scholarship.
South Island Cultural District (SICD) galleries and art spaces, including 16 studios of “ADC Artspace”, will open their doors to public for the South Island Art Night on March 15th, 2015. Video artworks from Artspace’s artists will also be shown at the video corner.
The latest ArTour interviews Cai Jia-hao, winner of the “Best Film” award in the Student Division of Fresh Wave 2014. “What’s Art” features Theatre Space’s Sexe Et Jalousie and Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble’s Chinese Chamber Music Festival Hong Kong.
Collaborated with design institutions and museums from Sweden, Germany and Switzerland, Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) & IVE (Lee Wai Lee) have organised four international design exhibitions at the HKDI Gallery, d-mart and Experience Centre this year. The exhibitions feature excellent design works from all over the globe, including design projects from graphic, product, packaging and advertising fields.