This is the first collaboration between the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (ADC) and the ImPulsTanz, world-renowned dance festival in Austria to launch ‘ImPulsTanz–Vienna International Dance Festival Internships 2015’. The Programme provides internship opportunities to local potential arts practitioners to further develop their professional skills and network. It is now open for applications.
Organised by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC), Fresh Wave 2015 – Local Competition Section (Competition) is to discover and nurture young filmmakers with potentials through training, production, competition and screening. Divided into Open and Student Divisions, the Competition also provides them with a platform to create and exchange their ideas.
Co-presented by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council and the Television Division of Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK), a new series of Artpsiration is back! The new programme hosts, Rosa Maria Velasco and Eric Tang, will continue to bring us the arts news and arts knowledge in a fun and interesting way.
In this issue, ArtNews features Hong Kong ． Shenzhen Creative Arts Festival that saw nearly 500 artists from the two cities presenting a series of handpicked programmes. It also covers the Hong Kong Exhibition of the 14th Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition and the 4th Large-Scale Interactive Media Arts Exhibition “Fleeting Light” and interviews with local arts and culture leaders who share with us their overseas exchange experiences.
The latest ArTour interviews Kingsley Ng, the recipient of the Award for Best Artist (Media Arts) of the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2013. “Hot Picks” features Cinematic Theatre’s Informer and Y-Space’s i-Dance Festival 2014.
Located near MTR Shek Kip Mei station, Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre (JCCAC) is an arts village which serves as the creative and operating base for over 100 artists and art groups, and an arts centre which serves to provide venue facilities to the public including exhibition galleries, a black box theatre, a café and a tea shop.
The Advisory Committee on Arts Development now launches the 4th round funding exercise of the Arts Capacity Development Funding Scheme which seeks to provide funding support for innovative and impactful proposals that can contribute to the objectives of capacity development of arts practitioners, arts groups, art forms and/or the arts sector; programme/contents development; audience building and arts education.