Chairs as art objects? Marni’s charity exhibition, “100 Chairs”, features an exhibition of 100 chairs in Hong Kong from now till 9 February. Hosted by Joyce, the exhibition takes place at both Joyce’s store in Central and Harbour City. The 100 chairs exhibition supports the resettlement of Colombian prisoners into social and working life. Each exhibited chairs is designed by Marni and handmade by ex-prisoner using metal structures and multicoloured wicker. At the Hong Kong exhibition, 19 styles are on display. The chairs are for sale with price ranging from HK$3,500 to HK$5,500. You’ll be doing a favour for charity too as part of the proceeds will be donated to Save the Children.
- G106, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Tel: 2367 8128
- G/F New World Tower, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 2810 1120
Photo credit: Marni