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Launched on the week of ART HK, ART EAST ISLAND is Hong Kong’s latest artist hub and space for creative doers!

From May 26th Art East Island (AEI) in Chai Wan’s industrial area of Hong Kong we will present special art week four exclusive contemporary Asian art exhibitions, video installations, studio visit, special projects + talks, parties and curated guided tours.

More than 6 units from this Chai Wan warehouse (located 15 minutes East of Central) are today dedicated to host artist’s studios, exhibitions and special events.

AEI aims at bringing together pro-active individuals and thrilling projects in search of independent exhibition spaces to address themselves to and challenge new audiences of art enthusiasts in the city.

For the first time promoted as a destination AEI has the ambition to act as an “off” platform to enable artists and curators to present alternative projects the ones presented by the art fair, the private galleries and the national museums.
As Hong Kong is rapidly developing its art scene spontaneous movement of artists and art doers are shaping up to find their voice, AEI is a direct response to this socio-cultural phenomenon and reflects this new creative generation.

During ART HK week and continuing until 28th August, ART EAST ISLAND will open its doors to 6 fresh and exciting projects:

ART EAST ISLAND
Warehouse Art-spaces Chai Wan

15 minutes from Central

UNIT 604
10 Chancery Lane Gallery Art Projects
RED, China and Artistic Freedom
, 17 perspectives, 1979-2011

UNIT 614
Ooi Botos Gallery
Zheng Chongbin, INKquiry

UNIT 501
LOVE THE FUTURE

30+ Hong Kong artists, Freedom of Speech and Artistic Expression

UNIT 502
Map Office (Gutierrez+Portefaix)
RUNSCAPE
video screening

UNIT 509
Pure Art Foundation
Artists: Kit Hung, Phoebe Wong, Amy Cheung, Jude Jung

UNIT 507
Carol Lee Mei Kuen Artist’s Open Studio

UNIT 1504
Artist’s Open Studio

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