Artist of the Month-August-Simon Birch
This month's AoM is Simon Birch. Mr. Birch is one of Hong Kong's most well known and vocal members of the Visual Art community. He's lived in Hong Kong for seventeen years and isn't afraid to speak out about the issues he and other artists have in trying to make their living as an artist: lack of venue space, lack of government support, the excessive amount of red tape artists have to jump through to get project approval, anon and anon...
Shows We're Reviewing in August
We hope you're beating the heat in August! The summer months can be a bit of a slump season for the art season in HK. Many of the artists in town are teachers and take a few months off for fun and frivolity- but no need to fear... There's still plenty of shows happening, that we're covering at HKELD over the next 30 days