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Public Lecture
The Art of Curatorship
策展的藝術
Date 日期:  02 Mar 2018
 
Time 時間: 6:45pm - 8:45pm
 
Venue 地點: KK101, 1/F, K. K. Leung Building, HKU
 
Speaker(s) 講師: 何慶基教授 Prof. Oscar Ho
 
Summary 內容: Speaker: 何慶基教授 Prof. Oscar Ho (Professional Consultant, Associate Professor of Practice in Cultural Management, Department of Cultural and Religious Studies, CUHK)
Date: 2/3 (Fri)
Time: 18:45 – 20:45
Venue: KK101
Language: English


Online registration
For HKU students and staff - https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_regform.aspx?ueid=54200
For alumni and public - https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_regform.aspx?guest=Y&ueid=54201


This session is part of the GE programmes "GE Concept Store II - Be a Curator", please find the details at http://gened.hku.hk/programme/detail?id=482.

Oscar HoOscar Ho specialises in the practice and critical studies of cultural management, particularly in the area of visual arts, museum management and curatorship. He was formerly Exhibition Director at the Hong Kong Arts Centre, Senior Research Officer at the Home Affairs Bureau of the Hong Kong Government, and Founding Director of Museum of Contemporary Art in Shanghai. He is currently Programme Director of the MA programme in Cultural Management, CUHK. He has been actively engaging in curatorial practice for over two decades and have curated many exhibitions locally and internationally in Asia, Europe and North America. He has also been actively engaged in community cultural projects and is one of the pioneers in the promotion of community art. He was a member of the Museum Advisory Group for the West Kowloon Cultural District, responsible for preparing the proposal for the new museum ‘M+’, and was a member of the Consultation Panel of the West Kowloon Authority.