Art Happenings This Week with Asia Week Hong Kong

Asia Week Hong Kong Espace Louis Vuitton Hong Kong Lam Tung-pang
By Altermodernist  /  May 22, 2014

Asia Week keeps the artistic momentum rolling in this city after a mega week of art with Art Basel last week. Asia Week has lined up a series of curated events to showcase the best of Asian art from antiquities to the contemporary from today till the 27th of May.

What’s Happening During Asia Week Hong Kong

Talk: How to Start a Collection – by Judith Rutherford

Judith Rutherford, a Honorary Life Member of The Asian Arts Society, will talk about her journey as a collector and the decisions she has made regarding her own private collection. She will also share some of the experiences that she has had advising and assisting other collectors.


  • Date: 22 May 2014
  • Time: 6:30pm – 8pm
  • Venue: Shanghai Fraternity Association, 1-3/F South China Building, 1 Wyndham St, Central, Hong Kong
  • RSVP:
  • Fee:  HK$300 members/ HK$400 guests/ HK$100 young friends & students (Incl. drinks and Shanghainese snacks, all ticket proceeds will go to Friends of the Art Museum)


Art Tour: Espace Louis Vuitton Hong Kong Art Gallery

An opportunity to visit the latest exhibition with explanation from the gallery manager, and to take a short design tour of the Louis Vuitton Maison on Canton Road and access to exclusive areas which are not publicly opened.


  • Date: 23 May 2014
  • Time: 3pm – 4pm
  • Venue: Louis Vuitton Mansion, 5 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • RSVP: Register at Timable
  • Fee: Open to public
Musician Rajesh Mehta playing Drumpet Asia Week Hong Kong 2014

Musician Rajesh Mehta and his DRUMPET

Spring Workshop: Musician Rajesh Mehta Open Studio

The award-winning Indian-American performer, composer, artist and educator who has innovated several hybrid trumpets — Rajesh Mehta will demonstrate and speak about his music and his methods during the open studio.


  • Date: 25 May 2014
  • Time: 3pm – 6pm
  • Venue: Spring Workshop, 3/F, Remex Centre, 42 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong
  • RSVP: Register at Timable
  • Fee: Open to public


By Miss Wong/ Altermodernist

Main image: “Play” by Lam Tung-pang at Espace Louis Vuitton Hong Kong
Photo credit: Asia Week Hong Kong


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