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The Merging of Art and Corporate Initiatives: The Visual Art Field in Taiwan as a Case Study – A Talk by Lai Hsiang-ling

Mar 07, 2013
Since the late 80s after martial law, Taiwan has focused on the development of its economy. Under the cultural policy, which encourages the art industry, collaboration with the private sector has become a trend. A proliferation of private foundations and museums has been founded to provide various platforms for the exchange and practice of art and discussion. These private initiatives function to fill the gap left by bureaucracy and scarce resources from the government, serving as a parallel force in cultivating the field. This talk will introduce the background and discuss how these private initiatives interact with the art infrastructure in Taiwan. The talk is co-presented by Asia Art A read more...
   

Renovation work

Feb 27, 2013
1a space is currently undergoing renovation in an effort to adapt the interior for future programmes and development. The work will allow more effective use of space in exhibitions and events, as well as improve viewing experience. 1a space will re-open to the public in mid-March with an exhibition. read more...
   

A Talk by Wu Mali ‘Art as Social Engagement: Working in Community’

Jan 10, 2013
Taiwan-Hong Kong Curator Exchange Programme Official Partner 1a Space Presents: A Talk by Wu Mali ‘Art as Social Engagement: Working in Community’ Date & Time: 19 January 2013 (Saturday), 3-5pm Venue: 1a Space (Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan, Hong Kong) The talk is conducted in Mandarin and Cantonese. Background 1a Space is proud to present a talk by renowned Taiwanese curator and multi-disciplinary artist Wu Mali, titled ‘Art as Social Engagement: Working in Community’ on 19th January. The talk is the first in a series of eventsdesigned for the inaugural ‘Taiwan-Hong Kong Curator Exchange Programme’ in read more...
   

Destination Berlin | Exhibition Reminder

Dec 16, 2012
Do come to 1a space gallery to visit "Destination Berlin" exhibition if you haven't! Last day of the exhibition will be on 23 Dec 2012, there's only one week left, Don't miss it! 1a space gallery will close at 4pm for the Midwinter Festival on 21 Dec 2012. Thank you for your attention. read more...
   

Special Arrangement on 29/11/2012

Nov 28, 2012
Due to special program arrangement, 1a space gallery will close at 2pm on Thursday, 29/11/2012. Normal opening hours will resume on Friday, 30/11/2012.   Sorry for any inconvenience caused. read more...