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About Us

MIA is a non-profit making organization founded by a group of artists and art administrators in 2004 and registered officially in 2006. The founding members include Chan Ka-yi, Ivy, Chan Kam-shing, Chris, Lai Wai-yi, Monti, Lee Mei-kuen, Carol, Tang Ying-chi, Stella and Tang Ying-mui, Grace.

It is established for the purpose to build up their artistic career, and they work together to promote contemporary art in Hong Kong by organizing art-related projects and events. The group encourages independent, self-autonomous and multi-facets works.

 

Mission

MIA seeks advances in the creation of visual art, and works to deepen the public’s understanding of visual art, strengthen the links between visual art and the society, enhance art appreciation in everyday life and connect Hong Kong's art with the world.

News

Art Container Project 2014 - Third Stage - Return Home

Coming Home - Art Container Project Documentation and Art Exhibition

Exhibition Date: 24/5/2014 – 3/6/2014 (Close on 2/6)
Opening Hours : 10:00 – 20:00

Opening Date: 24/5/2014(Saturday)
Opening reception : 17:00-19:00

Forum: 24/5/2014, 14:30 – 16:30 (Saturday)

Guided Tour : 24-3/6/2014 (RSVP)

Free Admission
Venue: Koo Ming Kown Exhibition Gallery, Communication and Visual Arts Building, Hong Kong Baptist University, 5 Hereford Road, Kowloon Tong

Forum
Topic   : Where to go? Search for the perspectives in the development of Hong Kong art
Date      : 24/5/2014(Saturday)
Time    : 14:30-16:30
Venue  : Room CVA111, Communication and Visual Arts Building, Hong Kong Baptist University, 5 Hereford Road, Kowloon Tong
Language: Cantonese
Free admission

The Art Container Project combines the creativity of top local artists, professionals in the container and logistics industries, as well as experts from the business sector. They join their hands to discover an extraordinary journey of art. Organised by MIA (Mere Independent Artists) and co-oragnised by Asia Container Leasing Co. Ltd., it is a project originated in Hong Kong and a collaboration of the art circle and other sectors.


>> more info

www.artcontainer.hk

Awards & Support

2010 "...Continuation..."-Yuen, Yuen-Ho Solo Exhibition

2010 "...daynight..." - TSE Lok Lun (Laurence) Solo Exhibition (2006-2009)

2009 Miss Tang Ying Mui had been awarded the ADC Award for Arts Education – Non-school category for work in Art Container Project

2009 Miss Yu Kei Kei has been awarded London Metropolitan University/Asia House scholarship 2009/10

2009 Mr. Cheng Chi Ming, Carl has been awarded the Bloomberg Emerging Artist

2009 Mr. Tse Lok Lun, Laurence has been awarded the Grant for Emerging Artist, Arts Development Council.

2008 Miss Garcia, Livia B. had been awarded the Hong Kong Arts Development Council Scholarship 2008/09 - University of Leeds.

2008 Miss Lai Wai Yi, Monti had been awarded the Grant for Emerging Artist, Arts Development Council.

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Members

Chan Ka-yi, Ivy Choi Wing-sze, Alice Lee Wai-bing, Iris
Chan Kam-shing, Chris Garcia, Livia B. Tang Ying-mui, Grace
Chan Wai-sze, Teresa Lai Wai-yi, Monti Tse Lok-lun, Laurence
Cheng Chi-ming, Carl Lee Suet-ying, Lee Wong Chun-yam, Leo
     
Former members:
Tang Ying Chi, Stella Lee Mei Kuen, Carol Yu Kei Kei