Past Events

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A Dialogue between Shakuhachi and Koto: From Timeless Classics to Modern Melodies”

Date: Sunday, Sept 3 , 2017

Time: 3:30-4:30pm

Venue: Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost: Admission free

Performed by: Sunny Yeung and Kotomi Nishi

 

Private guided tour: Golden Technique Art of the Chinese Goldsmiths + Universe within Inches: Bronze Mirrors

Date: Saturday, September 2 , 2017

Time: 10:00 – 11:30am

Venue: Chinese University

Cost: Member $250, Guest $300

Transportation: Bus pick up next to low block of City Hall, Central

 

Private guided tour: Golden Technique Art of the Chinese Goldsmiths + Universe within Inches: Bronze Mirrors

Date: Saturday, September 2 , 2017

Time: 10:00 – 11:30am

Venue: Chinese University

Cost: Member $250, Guest $300

Transportation: Bus pick up next to low block of City Hall, Central

 

Overseas Tour: The Hidden Treasures of Sri Lanka

Date: 24 August – 3 September, 2017

Cost: $32,000/ twin share, $10,500/ single supplement

 

Overseas Tour: Yunnan in luxury, an adventure for all the senses

Date: 11 – 19 July, 2017

Cost: $45,500/ twin share, $8,000/ single supplement

 

Lecture and Dinner with Jan Stuart and Daisy Wang, co-curators of Last Empresses of China 1644-1912

Exhibition organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Freer/Sackler Galleries, Beijing Palace Museum

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017

Time: 7:00pm lecture, 8:00pm buffet dinner

Cost: Lecture only: Member $200, Guest$250

Lecture & dinner: Member $500, Guest $550

 

Day Tour of Sam Tung Uk Museum and Wong Uk Village with Artists and Curator

Date: Wednesday, June 14 , 2017

Time: 9:30am – 2:00pm

Venue: Sam Tung Uk Museum and Wong Uk Village

Cost: Member $200, Guest $250

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” The Sound of Zheng”

Date: Sunday, June 4 , 2017

Time: 3:30-4:30pm

Venue: Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost: Admission free

Performed by: Bessie Wong (Zheng and Flute), Hilda Leung (Zheng), Vicky Lo (Zheng), Jenny Lee (Zheng), Claudia Tam (Zheng)

 

 

The “Zen Art” prequel: Chan Culture and Art Talk by Dr. An-yi Pan, Associate Professor, History of Art, Cornell University

Date:          Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time:          6:30pm lecture, 8:00pm buffet dinner

Cost:            Lecture only: Member $200, Guest$250

Lecture & dinner: Member $500, Guest $550

 

Guided Tour: Renewal of an histoic monument – the Medical Science Museum and Exhibition on Chinese Medicine Art

Date:             Saturday, May 20, 2017

Time:            10:00-11:00am

Venue:          Medical Scinece Museum

Cost:             Member $200, Guest $300

 

Private Guided Tour: The Liangzhu Culture of Southern China

Date:                Friday, May 12, 2017

Time:               11:00-12:00nn

Venue:             Tea Ware Museum, Hong Kong Park, Queensway

Cost:                 Member $200, Guest $250

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” What Does Music Express”

Date:                  Sunday, May 7 , 2017

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Joanne Tam (Violin/Viola), Irene Chan (Viola), Andrew Tsang (Cello), Sindy Wan (Horn), Alex Ling (Cello), Wallace Yip (Cello)

 

Private Tour of Louis XV’s Qianlong Tapestries and Battle Scene Prints at the Imperial Court in Beijing A crossover of Chinese and French Imperial Collections

Date:           Saturday, May 6, 2017

Time:          10:30-11:30am

Venue:        University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU

Cost:            Member $200, Guest $300

 

Lecture & Dinner “Astride Byzantium: Creating the Mosque of Mehmed the Conqueror” by Julian Raby, Director of the Freer Sackler Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Date:           Thursday, April 27, 2017

Time:          6:30pm Registeration and drink, 7:00pm lecture, 8:00pm buffet dinner

Venue:        Mid-levels (Details will be provided for participants near the event date)

Cost:           Lecture ONLY: Member $200, Guest $250

  •           Lecture & dinner: Member $500, Guest $550

Guided Tour with Lead curators of Asia Society Hong Kong Centre

Date:              Monday, April 24, 2017

Time:             11:30am – 12:30pm

Venue:          Asia Society, 9 Justice Drive Queensway

Cost:             Members $200, Guest $300

 

A World in a flower: the history and philosophy of Ikebana

Date:                Saturday, April 22, 2017

Time:               10:00 – 11:30am

Venue:             MacDonnell Road, details will be provided later

Cost:                 Members $300, Guests $350

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A French Musical Journey”

Date:                  Sunday, April 2 , 2017

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Groove Wind Quintet

 

Guided Tour of Sotheby’s Spring Sale Preview

Date:                          Saturday, April 1, 2017

Time:                          9:30 – 10:30am

Venue:                        Hall 5, Hong  Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Cost:                           Members $200, Guests $300

 

Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Date:                           Thursday, March 9, 2017

Time:                          6:15-9:30pm

Venue:                       Hong Kong Club

Lecturer:                   Philippe De Montebello, former Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Topic of Lecture:     The Multiple Lives of the Work of Art

Lecture:                    Members $ Free, Guests $300

Cost:                          Members $650, Guests $680

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Harmony”

Date:                  Sunday, March 5 , 2017

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Harry Choi and Romer String Quartet

 

Guided Tour of Exhibitions: Konstantin Grcic + ECAL and CIMT at HKDI

Date:              Thursday, February 16, 2017

Time:              11:00-12:15pm

Venue:            Hong Kong Design Institute

Cost:               Members $200, Guest $300

 

Guided Tour_Roaring Guardians: The Mari-Cha Lion with Asian Tradition and Contemporary Art

Date:                Friday, February 10, 2017

Time:                11:00-12:00nn

Venue:              Asia Society

Cost:                 Members $200, Guests $300

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Viola Recital by Born Lau – Sounds of Folk and Classic”

Date:                  Sunday, February 5 , 2017

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Born Lau (Viola), Gianpaolo Peloso (Violin), Felix Ungar (Viola), Hippocrates Cheng (Composer/ Overtone Singer)

 

Private Guided Tour of Exhibition: ‘Shifting Objectives: Design from the M+ Collection’

Date:                Friday, January 13, 2017

Time:               2:30-3:30pm

Venue:             M+Pavilion

Cost:                Members $250, Guests $300

Transportation: Bus pick up next to low block of City Hall, Central

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Winty & Gilbert Violin/ Viola Duo Recital” 《”雲石” 中、小提琴二重奏演奏會

Date:                  Sunday, January 8 , 2017

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Winty Wan & Gilbert Sak

 

Special Guided Historical tour of the Hysan Development properties in Causeway Bay

Date:                 Saturday, January 7, 2017

Time:                10:00am-12:30pm

Venue:              Hysan Place, Causeway Bay

Cost:                 Members $200, Guests $300

Private Tour of “Pictures of the Past: Hungarian Photographer Dezso Bozoky in Hong Kong” Exhibition

Date:              Saturday, December 17, 2016

Time:             10:00-11:00am

Venue:           1/F, Fung Ping Shan Building, HKU

Cost:              Members $200, Guests $300

 

Guided Tour of the Exhibition: ” Alisan Fine Arts – Celebrating 35 years of Promoting Chinese Contemporary Art”

Date:           Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Time:          3:00-4:30pm

Venue:        Hong Kong Central Liabrary

Cost;           Members $200, Guests $300

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Cry Out and Shout” 《揚聲歌唱

Date:                  Sunday, December 4 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   I Cantanti (a capella choir)

 

Private Gallery Tour of Movable Type is the feature of Hong Kong Graphic Art Fiesta 2016

Date:           Saturday, December 3, 2016

Time:          3:00-5:00pm

Venue:        Hong Kong Open Printshop, Shek Kip Mei

Cost;           Members $200, Guests $300

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A Date with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Clarinet Quartet” 《與港樂單簧管四重奏之聚

Date:                  Sunday, November 6 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:   Hong Kong Philharmonic Clarinet Quartet

 

Private Gallery Tour of Richard Winkworth’s painting and Fung Ming Chip’s calligraphy

Date:                  Saturday, November 5, 2016

Time:                  11:00-12:30pm

Venue:                Ping Pong Gintoneria, 129 Second Street / Fung Ming Chip’s studio, 371-379 Queens Road West, Sai Ying Pun

Cost:                   Members $200, Guests $300

The Archives Gallery and Repository tour at HSBC

Date:                 Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time:                11:00am-12:00nn

Venue:              HSBC Archives, 1 Sham Mong Road, Kowloon

Cost:                  Member $200, Guest $300

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Breeze” 《木管五重奏午間音樂會

Date:                  Sunday, October 2 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:    The Breeze

 

Lecture: Lui Shou-Kwan and Modern Chinese Art

Date:         Thursday, September 8, 2016

Time:         6:30 – Lecture, followed by dinner

Venue:       Mid-levels, Central

Cost:           Members $400, Guests $500

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” An Afternoon with RTHK Quartet” 《我和室樂有個約會

Date:                  Sunday, September 4 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:    RTHK Quartet

 

Lecture: Strolling with Power-New Studies on Movement and Panoramic Viewing from the Elite Roman Villas of Stabiae

Speaker:       Professor Thomas Noble Howe

Date:             Saturday, September 3, 2016

Time:             6:00pm registration, 6:30pm lecture, 8:00pm dinner

Venue:          The Hong Kong Club

Cost:              Lecture only: Member $200, Guest $250/  Lecture & dinner: Member $650, Guest $700

 

Private Tour of Mexican Modernity: 20th Century Paintings from the Zapanta Mexican Art Collection

Date:          Saturday, July 30, 2016

Time:         11:00-12:00nn

Venue:       1/F, T.T. Tsui Bldg. University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU

Cost:           Member $200, Guest $300

 

Private Tour of Mare Nostrum: Roman Navy and Pompeii

Date:       Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Time:      10:00-11:00am

Venue:    Hong Kong Museum of History

Cost:        Member $200, Guest $300

 

Private Guided Tour to 3 Outstanding Gallery Exhibitions at: Blindspot Gallery, Alisan Fine Art, Rossi & Rossi

Date:                 Saturday, June  18, 2016

Time:                9:45am-1:00pm

Venue:              Tin Wan and Wong Chuk Hand

Cost:                 Member $250, Guest $300

Transportation: Bus leaves promptly from the old Star Ferry, City Hall

Lunch:               on a shared-cost basis at 3/3rd restaurant

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” An hour of Japanese Koto Music” 《水無月箏樂陶陶

Date:                  Sunday, June 5 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:    Etta Lee Ka Pui, Cheung Chi-ho, Nishi Kotomi

 

Northern Spain to Madrid – A Cultural and Artisitc Pilgrimage

Date:                    4 – 12 June, 2016

Cost:                    $46,000 share twin, $9,200 single supplement

 

Private Guided Tour: Christie’s Hong Kong Chinese Paintings Spring Auction 2016

Date:                    Friday, May 27, 2016

Time:                   10:00am – 11:00am

Venue:                 Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre, Wanchai

Cost:                     Member $150, Guest $200

 

Tour of heritage sites in Happy Valley and Visits to Tung Lin Kok Yuen and F11 Photographic Museum with Professor PP Ho

Date:                  Thursday, May 26, 2016

Time:                 9:30am-1:00pm

Cost:                  Member $150, Guest $200

Lunch:               on a share-cost basis

 

Architectural Tour: Hong Kong Design Institute

Date:                   Monday, May 16, 2016

Time:                  1:30 (Bus leaves promptly from Central at Old Star Ferry by City Hall)

Venue:                Hong Kong Design Institute, Tseung Kwan O

Cost:                    Member $200, Guest $250

 

Private Guided Tour “Claude Monet: The Spirit of Place”

Date:                    Friday, May 13, 2016

Time:                   11:45am-12:45pm

Venue:                 Hong Kong Heritage Musuem, Shatin

Cost:                    Member $150, Guest $200

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” The Art of Free Reeds”《自由簧的藝術

Date:                   Sunday, May 1, 2016

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:    VELOZ

 

Private Guided Tour: Liang Yi Musuem: Masterpieces of British Silver

Date:                   Saturday, April 23, 2016

Time:                   11:00am – 12:00nn

Venue:                 Liang Yi Museum, Sheung Wan

Cost:                    Member $200, Guest $250

Private Guided Tour: 1939 Exhibit House

Date:                   Saturday, April 9, 2016

Time:                  10:00am-12:00nn

Venue:                438 Shek O Village, Shek O

Cost:                   Member $250, Guest $300

Transporation:    Bus leaves promptly from old Star Ferry, City Hall, Central at 9:00am, return to Central around 12:00nn

Remarks:            Limited seat. First-come, first-served

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Discovery” Duo Volce《探索口琴與小提琴

Date:                   Sunday, April 3 , 2016

Time:                  3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                   Admission free

Performed by:    Harry Choi (Chromatic Harmonica), Kiann Chow (Violin)

 

Private Guided Tour: M+Sigg Collection-Four Decades of Chinese Contemporary Art

Date:                   Saturday, March 19, 2016

Time:                  3:00-4:00pm

Venue:                ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Cost:                   Members $150, Guests $200

Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Date:                    Monday, March 14, 2016

Time:                    6:15pm-AGM, 7:00pm-Lecture, 8:00pm-dinner

Venue:                  Hong Kong Club

Lecturer:              Dr. Bryan R Just. He is the Peter Jay Sharp Curator and Lecturer of the Art

of the Ancient Americas at the Princeton University Art Museum

Topic of Lecture:  Neolithic Jade of Ancient America

Lecture:               Members Free, Guests $100

Dinner Cost:      Members $550, Guests $580

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Let’s Go On an Adventure”《嗨!前面嗰位…

Date:                    Sunday, March 6, 2016

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Hong Kong New Music Ensemble and Storyteller (Uncle Hung)

Private Guided Tour: Old Tai Po Police Station

Date:                   Saturday, February 27, 2016

Time:                 9:00-12:30pm

Venue:               Old Tai Po Police Station

Cost:                   Members $200, Guests $250

Transportation: Bus transportation at Central

Private Guided Tour: “llustrious Illuminations: Manscripts from the High Gothic to the High Renaissance (1250-1500)”

Date:                  Saturday, February 20, 2016

Time:                 11:00-12:00am

Venue:               University of Hong Kong

Cost:                  Members $150, Guests $200

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Valentine’s Day Surprise”《情人節驚喜

Date:                    Sunday, February 14, 2016

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall, Heritage Discovery Centre

Cost:                    Admission free

 

Private Guided Tour: The Radiant Ming 1368-1644 through the Min Chiu Society Collection

Date:                   Friday, January 29, 2016

Time:                  10:00-11:00am

Venue:                HK Museum of History

Cost:                    Member $150, Guest $ 200

Private Guided Tour: The Mills Gallery Inaugural Exhibition: Tracing some places by Leung Chi Wo

Date:                   Saturday, January 9, 2016

Time:                  10:00-11:00am

Venue:                The Mills Gallery, The Annex, 2/F, Nan Fung Place

Cost:                    Members $150, Guests $200

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A Guitar & Voice Recital”《古典結他與聲樂音樂會

Date:                    Sunday, January 3, 2016

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall, Heritage Discovery Centre

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Francesco Teopini (Guitar), Jasmine Law (Soprano)

Private guided tour of Mughal Jade Exhibition from the Palace Museum Beijing

Date:                          Saturday, December 12, 2015

Time:                         10:00am- 12 noon

Venue:                       The Chinese University Art Museum, Shatin, N.T.

Cost:                          Members $150, Guests $200

Language:                 Mandarin/ Cantonese

Transportaton:       Bus leaving Old Star Ferry, City hall Central at 9:30am, returning to Central at 12:00nn

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Enchanted Moment”《午後浪漫

Date:                    Sunday, December 6, 2015

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Lecture Hall, Heritage Discovery Centre

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Kathy Tang (Soprano), Francis Wan (Guitar), Jenny Ng (Piano)

 

Private Guided Tour: Conservation Department of Hong Kong Heritage Museum

Date:             Thursday, December 3, 2015

Time:             3:00-4:00pm

Venue:           Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Shatin

Cost:              Members $150, Guests $200

 

Grandiose Road to the Gods: Art and Architecture of Mexico

Date:             November 19 – 29, 2015

Cost:             $53,000/ twin share, $11,500 single supplement

 

Tour of Mongolia – The Land of Blue Sky

Date:             July 5 – 14, 2015

Cost:             $398,000/ twin share, $10,000 single supplement

 

Walk with Jason Wordie at the Peak on December 20, 2014

Date:                                Saturday, December 20, 2014

Time:                               8:45 for 9:00am

Cost:                                Members $375, Guests $400

 

Historic Canton trip with Jason Wordie on November 14 – 16, 2014

Date:                                 November 14 (Friday) to November 16 (Sunday)

Cost:                                  Members $5000/Twin share, $5500/Single

Cost:                                  Guests  $5500/ Twin share, $6000/Single (based on a min. of 12 participants)

Registration Deadline:  Friday, October 10, 2014

 

Lecture: Understanding the diversity of Indian Music with Vikram Lall

Date:                               Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Time:                              6:30 – Lecture, followed by dinner

Venue:                            Mid-levels, Central

Cost:                                Members $400, Guests $500

 

Lecture: “The Golden Lands” on Buddhist Architecture of Southeast Asia by renowed author and architect Vikram Lall

Date:                               Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Time:                              6:30 – 7:30pm

Venue:                            Asia Society, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Cost:                                Members $100, Guests $150

 

Walk with Jason Wordie at Macao on October 11, 2014

Date:                                   Saturday, October 11, 2014

Time:                                  6:45am to 7:00pm

Cost:                                   Members $1550, Guests $1650 (based on a minimum of 12 participants)

Registration Deadline:   Friday, September 26, 2014

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Music without Borders”《無國界音樂

Date:                    Sunday, September 28, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Chungking Expressive

 

Lecture: “Transitions in Casting of Chinese Buddhist Images” by Donna Strahan

Date:                   Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Time:                   6:30pm

Venue:                Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre

Cost:                   Members $100, Guest $200

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Koto Collaboration”《箏無窮

Date:                    Sunday, September 7, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Mie Imatake (17 String Koto, 13 String Koto, Shamisen),Etta Lee (13 String Koto, Flute), Will Cheng (13 String Koto)

Private Guided tour – Tempting Touch – the Art of Tong King-sum

Date:                  Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Time:                 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Venue:              2/F, Contemporary HK Art Gallery, the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                  Members Free, Guests $100

Language:        English

Lecture: “Chinese Art Collections in Slovenia’ by Dr. Natasa Vampelj Suhadolnik

Date:                 Thursday, July 17, 2014

Time:                 7:30pm-Lecture, 8:30pm-Dinner

Venue:               Hong Kong Club

Cost:                  Lecture: Members $100, Guests $200; Lecture & Dinner: Members $500, Guests $550

 

Private Museum Tour: Liang Yi Musuem

Date:                 Thursday, June 12, 2014

Time:                 3:30-4:30pm

Venue:              181-199 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan

Cost:                  Members $200, Guests $300

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” I Colori d’  Italiani”《意・色

Date:                    Sunday, June 8, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Carolin Lin (Mezzo-soprano),  Wei-En Hsu (Piano) and Colette Lam (Soprano)

Private Guided tour – Ming and Qing Chinese Arts from C. P. Lin Collection

Date:                  Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Time:                 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Venue:              3/F, Chinese Antiquities Gallery, the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                  Members Free, Guests $100

Language:        English

Event:                                        Walk with Jason Wordie at Kowloon City

Date:                                            Saturday, March 8, 2014

Start Time:                                8:45 for 9:00 am

Finish Time:                             12:00 / 12:30pm

Cost:                                            Members $350, Guest $400

Language:                                  English

Remarks:                                   All walks require appropriate footwear for walking.  Please remember to carry water. We also suggest insect repellent, sunscreen, hat and an umbrella.

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Scenes and Landscapes in Music”《樂中境, 景中樂

Date:                    Sunday, March 2, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Nicolette Wong (Piano)

 

Ju Ming-Sculpting the Living World

Date:                    Friday, February 28, 2014

Time:                   5:30-8:00pm

Venue:               Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                  $850

 

Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration

Date:                    Sunday, February 23, 2014

Time:                   11:30-1:00pm

Venue:               G505, Tea Room, Academic 2, City University of Hong Kong

Cost:                    Members $150, Guest $200

 

The Friends are pleased to present a new series of ‘Historic Hong Kong Walks’ with Jason Wordie which will take place
once a month on a Saturday morning. Each excursion will last around 3 hours. Morning session will be followed by an informal lunch with other participants on a cost-sharing basis

Event:                                        Walk with Jason Wordie at Happy Valley Cemeteries

Date:                                            Saturday, February 22, 2014

Start Time:                                1:45 for 2:00 pm

Finish Time:                              5:00 pm

Cost:                                            Members $350, Guest $400

Language:                                  English

Remarks:                                   All walks require appropriate footwear for walking.  Please remember to carry water. We also suggest insect repellent, sunscreen, hat and an umbrella.

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A Prelude to Valentine’s Day”情人節浪漫音樂之旅

Date:                    Sunday, February 9, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Albert Cheng (Violin), Akane Kubota (Piano)

 

1st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Date:                    Thursday, January 23, 2014

Time:                    6:00pm-AGM, 7:00pm-Lecture, 8:00pm-dinner

Venue:                  Jockey Club at Happy Valley

Lecturer:              Josh Yiu, D. Phil., Associate Director of the Art Museum, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Topic of Lecture:  Chinese Art Collections in America

Lecture:               Free

Cost:                     Members $580, Guests $630

 

Private Guided Gallery Tour of Exhibition: Bonds of Memory: Wan Qingli’s Collection of Chinese Art by his teachers and friends

Date:                    Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Time:                   6:00pm

Venue:                  The Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                     Members Free, Guests $100

Language:            English

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” An Afternoon with the Clarinet”單簧管之聲

Date:                    Sunday, January 5, 2014

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Andrew Simon

 

The Friends are pleased to present a new series of ‘Historic Hong Kong Walks’ with Jason Wordie which will take place
once a month on a Saturday morning. Each excursion will last around 3 hours followed by an informal lunch with other participants on a cost-sharing basis

Event:                                        Walk with Jason Wordie at Causeway Bay

Date:                                            Saturday, December 21, 2013

Start Time:                                 8:45 for 9:00 am

Finish Time:                               12:00 / 12:30 pm

Cost:                                            Members $350, Guest $400

Language:                                  English

Optional lunch:                       With other participants on share-cost basis afterward

Remarks:                                   All walks require appropriate footwear for walking.  Please remember to carry water. We also suggest insect

repellent, sunscreen, hat and an umbrella.

 

An Evening of Art and Fine Dining with the Friends of the HK Museum of Art

Date:                    Friday, December 13, 2013

Time:                    7:00-10:00pm

Venue:                  Duddell’s

Cost:                      $1100 per person inclusive of menu, beverages & wines + service charge

 

Private Guided Tour – Two Masters, Two Generations, and One Vision for Modern Chinese Painting : Paintings by Gao Jianfu (1879-1951) and Lui Shou-kwan (1919-1975)

in the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the University of Oxford

Date:                    Friday, December 13, 2013

Time:                    10:30am

Venue:                  The Art Museum, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Transportation:  Bus transportation from Central at 9:30am, leaving back to Central at 12:00pm

Cost:                     Members $150, Guests $200

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Piano Passion”讓琴聲帶您環遊世界

Date:                    Sunday, December 1, 2013

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Tea Lomdaridze

Event:                                         Walk with Jason Wordie at Cha Kwo Leng and Devil’s Peak

Date:                                            Saturday, November 23, 2013

Start Time:                                 8:45 for 9:00 am

Finish Time:                               12:00 / 12:30 pm

Cost:                                            Members $350, Guest $400

Language:                                  English

Optional lunch:                       With Jason Wordie on share-cost basisat nearby popular seafood restaurant

Remarks:                                   All walks require appropriate footwear for walking.  Please remember to carry water. We also suggest insect

repellent, sunscreen, hat and an umbrella.

 

Overseas trip

A Voyage of self-discovery in Kyoto and Naoshima, Japan

Date:                      24 – 29 November, 2013

Cost:                      $36,000 per person on a twin share basis. Single supplement charge is $9,900

EGM/Wine Tasting & Tour of HK Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition with Museum Curators

Date:                            Thursday, November 21, 2013

Time:                            6:30pm EGM & Wine tasting, 7:00pm gallery tour

Venue:                          Hong Kong Museum of Art

Curators:                     Chief Curator Eve Tam and Curator of Modern Art K L Ng

Wine Tasting Cost:  Members ONLY $300

Private Gallery Tour: Sparkle ! Art for the Future

Date:                   Saturday, November 16, 2013

Time:                 11:30am – 12:30pm

Venue:               12 Oil Street, North Point

Language:         English

Cost:                   Members $150, Guests $200

Gallery Tour: 2013 Tea Ware by Hong Kong

Date:                   Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Time:                  6:00pm – 7:00pm

Venue:               Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware

Language:         English

Cost:                   Members $100, Guests $150

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” Operatic favourites” 《歌劇情懷》

Date:                    Sunday, November 3, 2013

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  Michelle Tsui (Soprano), David Fang (Tenor), Stephanie Chan (Flute), Thomas Tsang (Piano) and Albert Fung (Piano)

Private Guided Tour: Radiant Legacy: Ancient Chinese Gold from the Mengdiexuan Collection

Date:                   Saturday, November 2, 2013

Time:                   9:30am – 12:00pm

Venue:               The Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T.

Language:          English

Cost:                   Members $150, Guests $200

Event:                                         Walk with Jason Wordie at Sham Shui Po

Date:                                            Saturday, October 26, 2013

Start Time:                                 8:45 for 9:00 am

Finish Time:                               12:00 pm

Cost:                                            Members $350, Guest $400

Language:                                  English

Optional lunch:                       With other participants on share-cost basis afterward

Remarks:                                   All walks require appropriate footwear for walking.  Please remember to carry water. We also suggest insect

repellent, sunscreen, hat and an umbrella.

 

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” The Rhythm of Autumn”

Date:                    Sunday, October 6, 2013

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by:  CCC & Music Friends: Chao Chin-chung (dizi), He Xiaozhou (yangqin), Pang Wai-lun (pipa), Sébastien Lai (zhongruan),

                             Wong Kam- pui (erhu), Liu Wai-kam (cello)

Private Guided Tour of Fine Art Asia__2013

Date:                  Thursday, October 3, 2013

Time:                 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Venue:               Hong Kong Conventional and Exhibition Centre

Language:        English

Cost:                 Members $150, Guest $200

Private Guided Tour of Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2013

Date:                  Thursday, October 3, 2013

Time:                 8:45am – 10:00am

Venue:               Hong Kong Conventional and Exhibition Centre

Language:        English

Cost:                 Members $150, Guest $200

Guided tour: The Splendours of Royal Costume: Qing Court Attir

Date:                     Saturday, September 28, 2013

Time:                    2:15-3:15 pm

Venue:                Histroy Museum of Hong Kong

Cost:                      Members $150, Guests $150

Guided tour: Maritime Porcelain Road: Relics from Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Museums

Date:                     Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Time:                    6:00-7:00 pm

Venue:                Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                      Members Free, Guests $100

Gallery  tour: A Hundred Chinese Paintings from the Hong Kong Museum Art Permanent Collection

Date:                     Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Time:                    6:00-7:00 pm

Venue:                 4/F, Chinese Fine Art Gallery, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                      Members Free, Guests $100

Gallery  tour: The Origin of Dao: New Dimensions in Chinese Contemporary Art 

Date:                     Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Time:                    6:00-7:00 pm

Venue:                 2/F, Special Exhibition Gallery and Contemporary Hong Kong  Art Gallery

Cost:                      Members Free, Guests $100

Private Guided tour of “New Ink”: An Exhibition of Ink Art by Post-1970 Artists from Yiqingzhai Collection”

Date:                      Saturday, June 8, 2013

Time:                     2:00-3:00 pm

Venue:                  Sotheby’s HK Gallery, 5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway

Cost:                      Members $150, Guests $200

 

Overseas trip

Helsinki and St. Petersburg with Dr PP Ho and the Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

Date:                      Thu 13th to Wed 19th June, 2013

Cost:                      $50,100 per person on a twin share basis. Single supplement charge is $15,500

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” A Touch of France “

Date:                    Sunday, June 2, 2013

Time:                   3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                    Admission free

Performed by: Ying Ying Liu (sporano), David Wong (clarinet), William Lane (viola), Laurent Perrin (cello), Alain Le Pichon (piano)

Private Guided tour: Art Basel in Hong Kong

Date:                    Friday, May 24, 2013

Time:                   2:00 – 3: 00 pm

Venue:                Hong Kong Conventional Centre (New Wing), Wanchai

Cost:                     Members $150, Guests $200

Numbers:           Limited to 15

Language:          English

Gallery Tour: Visit to Dr. Paul Kan’s Imperial Museum

Date:                      Saturday, April 27, 2013

Time:                     2:00-3:00 pm

Venue:                  Imperial Museum, 7/F, St. John’s Building, 33, Garden Road, Central.

Language:            English

Cost:                      Members $150, Guests $200

 

Museum Tour of the Hong Kong Maritime Museum with Director Richard Wesley and Dr. Stephen Davies

Date:                      Saturday, April 20, 2013

Time:                     10:30-12 noon

Venue:                   Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Central, Ferry Pier 8

Cost:                       Members $150, Guests $200

Lunch:                   Optional Lunch with speakers afterward on share-cost basis

Numbers:             Limited to 20

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: ” An intimate afternoon with the  Violin and Viola “

Date:                       Sunday, April 7, 2013

Time:                      3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                   Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                       Admission free

Performed by :   Andrew Ling (viola) and Michael Mak (piano)

Gallery Tour with Dr. S. Kenderdine – Pure Land: Inside the Mogao Grottoes at Dunhuang

Date:                        Friday, March 8, 2013

Time:                       11:00-12:00pm

Venue:                     City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong

Cost:                          Members $150, Guests $200

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: one piano, four hands

Date:                          Sunday, March 3, 2013

Time:                         3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                       Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                           Admission free

Note:                          Tribute to Andy Warhol, part II

Gallery Tour: Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

Date:                         Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Time:                         6:00pm

Venue:                      2/F, Hong Kong Museum of  Art

Cost:                          Members Free, Guests $100

Gallery Tour: Asia Hotel Art Fair Hong Kong 2013

Date:                          Friday, February 22, 2013

Time:                         3:00-4:00pm

Venue:                      Mandarin Hotel, Central, Hong Kong

Cost:                           Members $150, Guests $200

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: Turntable demonstration by DJ Mikey and Sonic MSG

Date:                            Sunday, February 3, 2013

Time:                           3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                        Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                            Admission free

Note:                           Tribute to Andy Warhol, part I

Special guided tour with Anthony Cheung of: ‘Enlightening Elegance: Imperial Porcelain of the Mid to Late Ming, The Huaihaitang Collection’

Date:                          Saturday, January 26, 2013

Time:                         11:00am-12:30pm

Venue:                      Chinese University

Transportation:     Bus transportation from Central Old Star Ferry (near Queen’s Pier) at 10:15am, leaving back to Central at 12:30pm.

Cost:                            Members $150, guest $200.

Annual General Meeting

Date:                          Thursday, January 17, 2013

Time:                         6:00pm

Venue:                      Jockey Club, Happy Valley

Lecture:                   Free

Dinner Cost:            Member $500, Guest $550

Gallery Tour: Chinese Painting and Calligraphy of Song, Yuan and Ming Dynasties from the Osaka City Mueum of Fine Arts

Date:                          Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Time:                         6:00-7:00pm

Venue:                      Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                           Members Free, Guest $100

The Sound of Art – Sunday Concert: Major and Minor: A Romance

Date:                          Sunday, January 6, 2013

Time:                          3:30-4:30pm

Venue:                        Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Cost:                            Admission free

Performed by:        Mr. Stephen Hung (piano)

Gala Evening with the Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art

 Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal – Collection from Andy Warhol Museum

Date:                          Friday, 14 December 2012

Time:                          7:00pm (cocktails and viewing), 8:00pm (gala dinner and art auction)

Venue:                       Grand Foyer, The Hong Kong Museum of Art

Gold Sponsor $80,000/table,  Silver Sponsor $50,000/table,  Individual seat $5,000

Each table is cater for 10 persons.

Private Guided Tour: Hysan Place at Causeway Bay

Date:                             Saturday, 17 November 2012

Time:                            10:00am

Cost:                             Members $100, Guests $150

Optional Lunch:       Nam Siu Goon Chinese Restaurant on a per-cost base

Lecture & Lunch: Maritime Beijing – Oceans and Empire in the Monuments of the Capital

                                                                                                                     by

Prof. Jonathan Hay, Deputy Director and Ailsa Mellon Bruce Professor, New York University Institute of Fine Arts

Date:                              Saturday, 27 October 2012

Time:                             11:00am (Lecture), 12:15pm (Lunch)

Venue:                          Victoria Suite, Hong Kong Club

Cost:                               Lecture: Members $100, Guests $150, Lecture + Lunch: Members $450, Guests $500

 

“ Fine Art Asia 2012“ – A Special Preview Guided Tour for the Friends 

Date:                              Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Time:                             3:00-4:00pm

Venue:                          New Wing, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Cost:                               Members Free, Guests $100

 

Lecture: “Historical Collectors of Qing Works of Art: Britain and America” by Catherine Maudsley

Date:                               Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Time:                              6:30pm (registration), 7:00pm (lecture), 8:15pm (dinner at nearby restaurant on cost sharing basis)

Venue:                           HK Visual Art Centre Threatre

Cost:                                Members $50, Guests $100

 

Guided Tour: The Majesty of All Under Heaven: The Eternal Realm of China’s First Emperor

Date:                                 Saturday, 4 August 2012 (10:45-11:45am)

Venue:                              HK Museum of History

Language:                        Cantonese

Cost:                                   Members $150, Guests $200

 

Private Tour of Cy Twombly Exhibition

Date:                                  Friday, 3 August 2012 (3:00-4:00pm)

Venue:                              Gagosian Gallery, 7/F Pedder Building, Pedder St., Central

Language:                        English

Cost:                                   Members $100, Guests $ 150

 

Last Call to see PICASSO-Masterpieces from Musee National Picasso, Paris

Date:                                  Tuesday, 17 July 2012 (3:00-5:00pm)

Venue:                               Heritage Museum of Hong Kong

Cost:                                   Members $100, Guests $150

 

Lecture by Dr. Lin Su-hsing: Paintings on the Preservation of Life and the popularity of Buddhism in the early 20th Century China

Date:                                   Saturday, 14 July 2012 (2:30-4:30pm)

Venue:                               Lecture Hall, B/F, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Language:                         English

Cost:                                   Free (first-come, first served)

 

Gallery Tour: Picasso-Masterpieces from Musee National Picasso, Paris

Date:                                    Tuesday, 17 June 2012 (3:00-5:00pm)

Venue:                                Heritage Museum of Hong Kong

Language:                          English

Cost:                                      Members $100, Guest $150

 

Gallery Tour of Qianlong Garden Exhibition

Tuesday, 3 July 2012 (6:00-7:00pm)
Venue: Hong Kong Museum of Art
Language: English
Cost: Members Free, Guest  $100

Lecture by Dr. Liu Chang: Future of a Lost Paradise-The Qianlong Garden in the Forbidden City
Saturday, 23 June 2012 (11:00am-12:30pm)
Venue: Basement Lecture Hall, the Hong Kong Museum of Art
Language: English
Cost: Members Free, Guest $100

Gallery Tour: Picasso-Masterpieces from Musee National Picasso, Paris
Wednesday, 13 June 2012 (5:00-6:00pm)
Venue: Heritage Museum of  Hong Kong
Language: English
Cost: Members $150, Guest $200

Gallery Tour: Imperishable Affection: The Art of Feng Zikai
Tuesday, 5 June 2012 (6:00-7:00pm)
Venue: The Hong Kong Museum of Art
Language: English
Cost: Members Free, Guest $100

Sundaram Tagore Gallery Tour: Annie Leibovitz
Saturday, 6 June 2012 (11:00-12:00pm)
Venue: 57-59 Hollywood Road, Central
Language: English
Cost: Members $150, Guest $200

The Sound of Art - Sunday Concert: A Taste of France
Sunday, 3 June 2012 (3:30-4:30pm)
Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Cost: Admission free
Performed by:  Cindy Ho and Evelyn Chang (piano duet)

Gallery Tour of Christie's Hong Kong Chinese Paintings Spring 2012 Preview
Saturday, 26 May 2012 (10:30-11:30am)
Venue:  Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre, Wanchai
Language: English
Cost: Members $150, Guests $200

Guided Tour: Hong Kong Currency Exhibition at Museum of History
Saturday, 12 May 2012 (10:45-11:45am)
Venue: HK Museum of History
Language: Cantonese
Cost: Members $150, Guests $200

Guided Tour: Daydreaming with the Hong Kong Edition
Friday, 11 May 2012 (2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)
Venue: ArtisTree, 1/F Cornwall House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Island East (Quarry Bay)
Language: English
Cost: Members $150, Guests $200

The Sound of Art - Sunday Concert: Contemporary May 《輕鬆五月》
Sunday, 6 May 2012 (3:30-4:30pm)
Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Cost: Admission free
Performed by: Sax Max (saxophone quartet)

Guided Viewing: Part 2 2011 Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture in Hong Kong
with the curators and the creators of the installations
Saturday, 21 April 2012 (3:00-5:00pm)
Venue: HK Heritage Discovery Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui
Cost: Members $200, Guests $250, free for students with valid ID
Limited: 15 (based on first-come, first-served)

Visit to Hong Kong Honey
Saturday, 14 April 2012 (10:00 am - 1:30 pm)
Venue: Ngau Tau Kok
Cost: Members $150, Guests $200
Transportation: Bus from Central Old Star Ferry (near Queen's Pier) at 10:15am, returning 12:45pm.
Limited: 16 (based on first-come-first-served)
Remarks: Person allergic to Bee or related matters, please consult your doctor before the visit. Please do not wear any perfume during the visit

The Sound of Art - Sunday Concert: "Poetic April" 《四月樂詩》
Sunday, 1 April 2012 (3:30-4:30pm)
Museum Lobby, Hong Kong Museum of Art
Cost: Admission free
Performed by:  Aimee Sung (violin), Karen Sung (piano)