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From Longing to Belonging

Exhibition / Hong Kong
November 3, 2016 - November 27, 2016
Para Site
22/F, Wing Wah Industrial Building
677 King’s Road, Quarry Bay  

From Longing to Belonging is an on-going exchange project between Hong Kong and Gdańsk. The first part of the exhibition took place in ŁAZNIA Centre for Contemporary Art in 2014. Due to their complex political histories, people in Hong Kong and Gdańsk have a mixed emotional feeling towards their country. We hope to explore the sense of belonging with its rich historical and political background, straddling along a national and emotional state of mind, while finding narrative through various artists' works. The exhibition provides an opportunity for us to understand the complicity of the state of mind through going into the artists’ stories, and be more aware of what's happening around us. 

Grantees: Kwok Hin Tang, Warren Chi Wo Leung, Ying Kwok

Website: http://www.scm.cityu.edu.hk/event/131