1a space has been organizing the fair’s school tours on providing insights on art appreciation to art teachers and students. Reaching the 7th of thepartnership with Art Basel's show in Hong Kong this year, 1a space provides guided tours to primary and secondary school teachers and students aged 11 or above during show hours upon booking.
Paid Guided Tour Service Provided by 1a space
ALL touring services only available for booking on Public Days (29,30,31 March 2019).
Charge: HKD $100 per person
Length of tour: 45 mins
Group size: 2 to 15 person (a maximum of 15 students requires at least one accompanying teacher)
Tour Guide: Professionally trained current or graduated university students major in Fine Arts, or other Arts & Cultural disciplines with knowledge of art history in the field of contemporary art
Content: highlights of artworks and art organisations in the art fair. Special request must be marked on the application form. 1a space reserves the right of final decision of the guided tour content.
* All applicants should purchase their own tickets to the Art Basel before joining the tour. Tickets available on: https://www.artbasel.com/hong-kong/buy-tickets
To register for the upcoming Art Basel School tour, kindly complete the registration form (Please Download Here) and submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or in person to 1a space (Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong) on or before 31 Jan 2019. Please register in advance to ensure your place in limited quotas.
Please note the followings for registration:
All participants must be aged 11 or above.
The recommended minimum chaperone student ratio is 1: 5 (1 teacher with 5 students). The maximum number of participants for each group is 15 students with 3 accompanying teachers.
During the tour, participants are not allowed to leave the group.
All schools must use the Expo Drive entrance, and proceed directly to the dedicated School Group Cloakroom.
For safety and security reasons, backpacks, suitcases and trolleys of any size are not allowed. Bags, briefcases and similar items larger than 16" x 8" x 16" (40 x 20 x 40 cm) must be deposited at the coat check. Only one bag per person is allowed.
Places are limited, please register as soon as possible. Please submit the completed registration form to us before the deadline with the email subject stating ‘Application for 1a space Art Basel in Hong Kong School Tour’. Please note that we will not accept registration by FAX.
Confirmation : Successful applicant will receive a confirmation email with 1a space Company chop, confirmation number and School Rules & Guidelines.
*Limited number of free guided tour services are available for public schools and/or education institution in need. For details, please refer to: https://bit.ly/2CN64Xk
Art Basel in Hong Kong
The Hong Kong show, held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, features premier galleries from Asia and beyond. Underlining Art Basel's commitment to the region, half of the participating galleries once again have exhibition spaces in Asia and Asia-Pacific. The show provides an in-depth overview of the region’s diversity through both historical material and cutting-edge works by established and emerging artists.For more details of the Art Basel's show in Hong Kong, please refer to https://www.artbasel.com/hong-kong?blLocaleCode=en.