Let’s Get It Started #Throwback│Recap of the opening day

20.5.2017 | art.

Jing Chong

Venice Biennale Intern

Here are some recaps of the preview and opening events of ‘Songs for Disaster Relief’.

Exhibition title board and posters on the street
Tote bag -- a must-have item

Hong Kong in Venice, our exhibition venue is right opposite to the entrance of Arsenale, one of the main venues of the Biennale Arte 2017, the 57th International Art Exhibition.

Arsenale on press preview day

Meet the artist Samson Young and the guest curator Ying Kwok. 

Samson Young
Samson Young and Ying Kwok at the press interviews
Samson Young and Ying Kwok at the press interviews
Samson Young and Ying Kwok at the press interviews
Michael Schiefel (Vocalist) was in a rehearsal for the opening performance
Gentlemen at the light brunch catering
Opening speech by Suhanya Raffel (Executive Director of M+)
Samson Young and Doryun Chong (Deputy Director & Chief Curator of M+), with Wilfred Wong (Chairman of Hong Kong Arts Development Council) and guests from Singapore
Risers, 2017
Palazzo Gundane (homage to the myth-maker who fell to earth), 2017
Palazzo Gundane (homage to the myth-maker who fell to earth), 2017
Palazzo Gundane (homage to the myth-maker who fell to earth), 2017
We Are the World, as performed by the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions Choir, 2017
We Are the World, as performed by the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions Choir, 2017
Lullaby (World Music), 2017
Lullaby (World Music), 2017

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