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Heritage
100 Faces of Tai Kwun Guided Tours

Lobby, LG2/F, Block 01 | 29 May - 2 Sep, 2018

In the company of a tour guide, you will be taken on a journey of Tai Kwun and the community. Not only will you explore the neighbourhood of Tai Kwun, but you will also discover the relationship between the historic site and the community in a meaningful way which speaks to the curatorial concept behind “100 Faces of Tai Kwun”.

Contemporary Art
Summer Institute - LABOUR AND PRIVILEGE

A Hall and JC Cube | 30 Jul - 10 Aug, 2018

Participating Professors: Ackbar Abbas, Jaleh Mansoor, Joan Kee, and Rirkrit Tiravanija

Heritage
Tai Kwun Guided Tours (Cantonese)

Barrack Block verandah (near Tai Kwun Lane)

Get to know Tai Kwun in a 45-minute heritage guided tour. You will discover the historical significance of this unique heritage site. The tour serves as an introduction to your exploration around Tai Kwun’s Heritage Storytelling Spaces and other heritage offerings.

Heritage
Tai Kwun Guided Tours (English)

Barrack Block verandah (near Tai Kwun Lane)

Get to know Tai Kwun in a 45-minute heritage guided tour. You will discover the historical significance of this unique heritage site. The tour serves as an introduction to your exploration around Tai Kwun’s Heritage Storytelling Spaces and other heritage offerings.

Contemporary Art
Art After Hours: Summer Institute Public Lecture with Ackbar Abbas

JC Cube | 3 Aug 2018

Tai Kwun Contemporary presents a Summer Institute Public Lecture with acclaimed historian Ackbar Abbas on “Remembering the 60s.” Summer Institute is a two-week programme, with a focus on Labour and Privilege this year.

Contemporary Art
Architecture Walking Guide

Access via Tai Kwun App

Take a closer look at the concrete bridges and aluminum façade of our new buildings as you walk through the revitalised site, bridging heritage and contemporary in this historical venue.

Contemporary Art
Family Day at Tai Kwun Contemporary

A Hall Studio | 5 Aug 2018

Join Tai Kwun Contemporary for Family Day! We will have Family tours, and Children’s workshops in collaboration with Colour My World. Each tour and workshop activity is designed for the ratio of 1 parent / guardian assisting 1 child (5+ years). 

Contemporary Art
Summer Institute Public Lecture with Jaleh Mansoor

JC Cube | 31 Jul 2018

Tai Kwun Contemporary presents a Summer Institute Public Lecture with acclaimed historian Jaleh Mansoor on “Piero Manzoni and the Ends of Work: Aesthetic Autonomy as Autonomy from Capital and Labour, 1960-1970.” Summer Institute is a two-week programme, with a focus on Labour and Privilege this year.

Contemporary Art
Summer Institute Public Lecture with Joan Kee

JC Cube | 7 Aug 2018

Tai Kwun Contemporary presents a Summer Institute Public Lecture with acclaimed historian Joan Kee on “1968, or Vulnerability in the Two Koreas.” Summer Institute is a two-week programme, with a focus on Labour and Privilege this year.

Heritage
Self-Guided Walk

Site-wide

If you would like to explore Tai Kwun on your own, you can follow our leaflets or audio guides on the Tai Kwun App, and visit spots around the site along 6 themed routes.

Heritage
Tai Kwun Tales

Site-wide Heritage Interpretive Signage

Tai Kwun has so many interesting stories to unfold and be told. We have put on over 20 site-specific Tai Kwun Tales at different locations of the compound, so that you can enjoy Tai Kwun’s legends, lesser-known stories, conservation work and many more at ease.

Contemporary Art
Dismantling the Scaffold Guided Tour (Cantonese)

Tai Kwun Contemporary, JC Contemporary | 9 Jun - 19 Aug, 2018

Contemporary Art
Dismantling the Scaffold Guided Tour (English)

Tai Kwun Contemporary, JC Contemporary | 9 Jun - 19 Aug, 2018

Contemporary Art
Six-Part Practice Guided Tours (Cantonese)

Tai Kwun Contemporary, JC Contemporary | 9 Jun - 19 Aug, 2018

Contemporary Art
Six-Part Practice Guided Tours (English)

Tai Kwun Contemporary, JC Contemporary | 9 Jun - 19 Aug, 2018

Performing Arts
Chinese Medicine Infusion

Prison Yard | 11 - 25 Jul, 2018

Run 2 Tree is here in Tai Kwun for 2 weeks to explore the unknown side of Chinese Medicine. Infusing with food design and technology, is time to activate your sensory cells and fill up the experimental spirit with Chinese Medicine's own unique flavour, taste and touch.

Performing Arts
Theatre Season: Titus Andronicus 2.0 – Pre-Performance Talk and Meet-the-Artist Session

JC Cube | 27 - 29 Jul, 2018

As one of Shakespeare’s grisliest plays, Titus Andronicus 2.0 is transformed into a narrative format with strong physical movements by Tang Shu-wing Theatre Studio.

Lifestyle Enjoyment
Terrarium Workshop

Shop 03-204A

Bonart provides exclusive terrarium workshop experience for you to enjoy a combination of art and nature in a 2-hour session. You will learn to build a mini eco-system, gain practical gardening skills and caring tips during this workshop.

Lifestyle Enjoyment
Touch Ceramics Workshops

Barrack Block 03-203 | 7 Jul - 27 Sep, 2018

Not only can people learn about ceramic-making, which is becoming a rare skill in itself. From practical objects to decorative items, and from new creations to repairing objects of sentimental value, TOUCH Ceramics cover all kinds of ceramic craft.