This collection builds on the Hong Kong Art History Research Project (2013-15), which contextualises Hong Kong’s complex art ecology in the 1960s to 1970s. This project stems from the discovery of the documentation of the 1987 exhibition Out of Context in the Ha Bik Chuen Archive, which consists of over 2,000 exhibitions documented by Ha between early 1960s to 2009. Out of Context is used here to inquire into the broader art ecology of Hong Kong in the 1980s.
Out of Context was a
This project consists of five bilingual interviews with the participants and
This project is generously supported by the Multi-Project Grants of Hong Kong Arts Development Council (2016–18).
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