West Kowloon Cultural District Authority
2013 / Dec Issue
The popular West Kowloon Bamboo Theatre is in its third run and it will be staged at the West Kowloon Waterfront Promenade for the first time to welcome the Year of the Horse.
M+ will present its very first architecture exhibition “Building M+: The Museum and Architecture Collection” next month, offering a more detailed preview of the design for the future museum building, alongside a preview of the museum’s growing architecture collection, the first of its kind in Asia.
Formerly of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Doryun Chong, joined the WKCDA in September as Chief Curator of M+. Inspired by the mega-cultural project, he left the States where he called home for the last two decades, to move to Hong Kong, the place where he had never spent more than a week at a time, to embark on a new and challenging journey.
The new WKCDA website soft launched last month marks a significant move forward in the development of the WKCDA and reflects how the project has progressed from the planning stage to a phase of real actions.
At the 32nd Board meeting held on 3 December, Chief Executive Officer Mr Michael Lynch reported on the latest development of the WKCD project on various fronts.