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Celebration Events

Celebration Events held overseas
August
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
1/2017 - 11/2017HKSAR 20th anniversary seminar series (Richard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto)Seminar series covering a wide range of topics including culture, creative industry and economic development.Toronto, CanadaRichard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto (Tel : +1 416-946-8978), Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Toronto (Email : info@hketotoronto.gov.hk )
7/7/2017 - 22/10/2017“From Ocean to Horizon” arts exhibition (Manchester, U.K.)A group exhibition featuring established and emerging Hong Kong artists, presenting unique perspectives of living and working in present-day Hong Kong.Manchester, U.K.Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London (Email : general@hketolondon.gov.hk), University of Salford Art Collection and Manchester Metropolitan University
28/7/2017 - 21/8/2017“Tian Tian Xiang Shang” cum workshops (Raffles City, Singapore)Tian Tian Xiang Shang is a well-known Chinese saying encouraging children to work hard and achieve their dreams. It then inspired local artist and founder of Zuni Icosahedron, Danny YUNG, to create Tian Tian, a cartoon character, for adults and kids all around the globe, challenging them to be curious and creative like Tian Tian.SingaporeHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore and Zuni Icosahedron (Website : www.zixag.com/en/project/ttxs/)
29/7/2017 - 11/8/2017Emblazoned with Inks and Images (Vancouver International Village Mall)Calligraphy, painting and photo exhibition.Vancouver, CanadaCanada Chinese Arts Bridge Association (Email : info@artsbridge.ca)
31/7/2017 - 1/8/2017Asian Youth Orchestra Global Tour 2017 (Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall)Asian Youth Orchestra’s performance in Tokyo.Tokyo, JapanAsian Youth Orchestra (Website : https://www.asianyouthorchestra.com/tours ; Tel : (852) 2866 1623 ; Email : ayo@asianyouthorchestra.com)
7/2017 - 8/201722nd annual “Made in Hong Kong” Film Festival (Washington, DC)Featuring Hong Kong movies in a series of public film screenings, with food events to showcase Hong Kong street food delights.Washington, DC, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Washington (Tel: +1 (202) 331-8947 ; Email : hketo@hketowashington.gov.hk) and Smithsonian Institution’s Freer Gallery of Art
3/8/2017 - 3/9/2017Photo Exhibition LEE FOOK CHEE “Son of Singapore – Photographer of Hong Kong” (The Arts House, Singapore)LEE Fook Chee (1927-2012) was born in Singapore and came to Hong Kong in 1947. During the 1950s, Lee photographed the city. In 2011, his treasure trove of 1950s negatives came to the notice of The Photographic Heritage Foundation. The exhibition will also display the “Past and Present” photos of Hong Kong.SingaporeHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore and The Photographic Heritage Foundation (Link : www.photo-heritage.com/books/lee-fook-chees- hong-kong-photographs-from-the-1950s/)
10/8/201720A Gala DinnerPhnom Penh, CambodiaCo-organised by HKETO in Singapore and The Hong Kong Business Association of Cambodia
19 August 2017 5 pmHK20 & Chao Feng 35 ConcertA concert jointly presented by Chao Feng Chinese Orchestra of Melbourne and YWCA Chinese Orchestra of Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR, and the 35th anniversary of the founding of Chao Feng Chinese OrchestraMelbourne Recital CentreChao Feng Chinese Orchestra (E-mail: chaofengchineseorchestra@hotmail.com)
24/8/2017 - 30/8/2017Hong Kong Youth Exchange in Belgium20 Hong Kong youths at the age of 20 to join the Oxfam Trailwalker in Belgium and conduct visits and exchanges in Belgium.BelgiumHong Kong Professionals And Senior Executives Association (HKPASEA) (Email : wthks@hkpasea.org ; Tel : 3620 2918) ; Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels (Email : general@hongkong-eu.org ; Facebook page : https://www.facebook.com/walkthehkspirit/)
26/8/2017 - 27/8/2017Oxfam Trailwalker (Eupen, Belgium)A fund-raising team challenge to walk 100km in teams of 4 in less than 30 hours.Eupen, BelgiumOxfam-Solidarity Belgium, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels, (Webpage of Oxfam Trailwalker in Belgium : https://www.oxfamtrailwalker.be/en)
26/8/2017 - 16/9/2017Confluence‧20+ Creative Ecologies of Hong Kong (Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul, Korea)Confluence‧20+ presented by Hong Kong Design Centre is a roving exhibition series that offers a holistic perspective on Hong Kong creative ecologies with exhibits from 20 groups of outstanding local designers.Seoul, KoreaHong Kong Design Centre, Create Hong Kong, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Tokyo (Email : tokyo_enquiry@hketotyo.gov.hk )
21/8/2017 - 23/8/2017 and 5/9/2017Concerts by Asian Youth Orchestra (Brussels, Toulouse and cities in Spain)Asian Youth Orchestra performance in various cities in Europe.Cross-citiesAsian Youth Orchestra (Website of the AYO touring : https://www.asianyouthorchestra.com/tours), Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels
27/8/2017 (Lucerne) 30/8/2017 (Berlin) 2/9/2017 (Prague)Asian Youth Orchestra Europe Tour (Lucerne, Switzerland ; Konzerthaus, Berlin, Germany ; Prague, Czechia)Asian Youth Orchestra's European Tour to showcase the young talents of Hong Kong to the world. They will play in various cities music composed by famous musicians, such as Bruch and Mahler. The concert in Berlin forms part of the Young Euro Classic Festival.Cross-citiesAsian Youth Orchestra, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin (Tel: +49 (0)30 22 66 77 22 8 ; Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)
31/8/2017 - 2/9/2017Performances of “Tuesdays with Morrie” (Vancouver Gateway Theatre)Drama performances by Chung Ying Theatre CompanyVancouver, CanadaChung Ying Theatre Company (Email: communications@chungying.com)