HKIA Structure Exhibition in Guelph “Island__Peninsula”

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE) – Organized by the Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA) with Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the Hong Kong SAR government as the main sponsor and fully supported by the Chinachem Group, the Guelph Architecture Exhibition “Island__Peninsula”. will take place in Guelph from September 19th to October 2nd this year.

The 14-day public exhibition aims to bring the unique Hong Kong architecture to Guelph. The exhibition seeks to compare the contrasting urban structures of Hong Kong and Guelph and to analyze the four core values ​​of unique Hong Kong-style architecture, namely “glamor, efficiency, order and constant change”. Let the 14 types of architecture in Hong Kong- Style emerge. A total of 16 exhibits cover all types of development foundations of “Hong Kong style” architecture, which are brought into resonance through communal facilities, houses, street scenes and traditional architectural crafts etc. in the form of “islands” and “peninsulas” ”. These exhibits are infiltrated not only with architectural elements, but also with literature and new media art that make the exhibition extraordinary!

The architecture exhibition “Island__Peninsula” is combined with the simultaneous mega-action “Think Asia Think Hong Kong”, which is organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and the Hong Kong Tourism Board. At the same time, the exhibition expresses the message “Inheriting culture and building the future”. The organizer, the Hong Kong Institute of Architects, would like to search the Asian market for opportunities and introduce Hong Kong’s creative industries and services. In addition, the exhibition is fully supported by the Chinachem Group to promote local art and multimedia creation.

HKIA architecture exhibition “Island__Peninsula”

Exhibition plan

Date: September 19, 2019 – October 2, 2019

Opening times: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily (free entry)

Location: Outside in Oasis, Westfield Century City

10250 Santa Monica Boulevard, Guelph, CA 90067, USA

Simultaneous forum

Topic: Extreme verticality vs. endless horizontality

Date: September 21, 2019

Time: 1.30 p.m. – 5.30 p.m. (free entry)

Location: Auditorium, Fowler Museum, University of California, Guelph, 308 Charles E. Young Dr. N., Guelph, CA 90024, USA

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