Title

Opening talk of "Creativity movement space" exhibition

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Media Information

This event contains 6 video clips. More videos available at:
https://lingnan.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Sessions/List.aspx?folderID=022d7046-ce98-4cdb-bd62-b4ce6789c9d6

Organizer

Lingnan University Library

Event Title

Lingnan Arts Festival 2015

Document Type

Public Seminar

Date

2-5-2015

Time

2:30 p.m. -- 5:30 p.m.

Venue

Foyer, 1/F, Lingnan University Library, Lingnan University

Description

One of the astounding achievements and outcome of the Umbrella Movement has been the robust creative artworks that have sprung in the occupied spaces of Admiralty, Causeway Bay and Mongkok. Many of these artworks have been born out of the shear euphoria over the solidarity at the shared spaces. Some people have remarked that the artworks are a stark expression of a new found sense of belonging to HK. We are organizing this exhibition by way of asking ‘why has the UM nurtured such an amount of creativity? How does art play a role in social movement and how has it reacted with the occupied spaces?’ We have invited Mr Francesco Lietti, a painter who has done ‘participatory painting’ at Admiralty, Causeway Bay and Mongkok, by inviting by-passers to join in; Mr Him Lo (local artist), Ms Wen Yau & friends as well as Mr Walter Wang and Mr Edward Tse, students of Lingnan University, to share with us their work and their creative journeys during the movement.

Language

English & Cantonese

Additional Information

Other Speaker: Mr. Edward Tse

Recommended Citation

Lietti, F., Lo, H., Yau, W., Chu, B., & Tse, E. (2015, February 5). Opening talk of "Creativity movement space" exhibition. [Video podcast].

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