WMA Commission – We Are Like Air, Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani

Filipina documentary photographer Xyza Cruz Bacani, recipient of the “Mobility” cycle of WMA Commission, will launch her solo exhibition We Are Like Air at the Hong Kong Arts Centre from 1- 20 December 2018, during which her first photo book of the same title will also be launched.

WMA Commission 2018/19 – Call for Proposals

The WMA Commission is now inviting artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community, to create new research-based photography work in Hong Kong, focusing on the theme of “Opportunity”. Project proposals must contextually relate to both the theme and to Hong Kong. A five-member selection panel will choose the WMA Commission Recipient, who will be awarded a HK$250,000 grant. The grant will contribute towards the production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work, which will be given a place in the WMA Collection.

Submission Period  1/6 – 21/9/2018

WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced

The winner of this year’s WMA Masters and the recipient of the WMA Commission were announced on the 14 April, 2018 at the WMA opening ceremony. YIM Sui-fong’s The Unlocked Space won the the WMA Masters and received a cash prize of HK$250,000. LEE Kai-chung is the WMA Commission recipient. LEE will receive HK$250,000 grant that contribute towards the production of his proposal and a public event featuring the completed work, which will be given a place in the WMA Collection.

WMA Commission – We Are Like Air, Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani

Filipina documentary photographer Xyza Cruz Bacani, recipient of the “Mobility” cycle of WMA Commission, will launch her solo exhibition We Are Like Air at the Hong Kong Arts Centre from 1- 20 December 2018, during which her first photo book of the same title will also be launched.


About Commission

The WMA Commission invites entries for proposals from artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community, to create new research...

The WMA Commission invites entries for proposals from artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community, to create new research based photography work in Hong Kong, focusing on the theme of MOBILITY. Project proposals must contextually relate to both the theme MOBILITY and to HONG KONG. A five-member Selection Panel will choose the WMA Commission recipient, who will be awarded a HKD 250,000 grant which will contribute towards production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work which will be entered into the WMA Collection.


Winner & Finalists

Identity ‧ Commission
Identity
Ducky TSE Chi-tak
Mobility ‧ Commission
Mobility
Xyza Cruz BACANI
Poverty ‧ Commission
Poverty
CHAN Wai Kwong
Transition ‧ Commission
Transition
LEE Kai-chung
Identity ‧ Commission
Identity
Ducky TSE Chi-tak
Transition ‧ Commission
Transition
LEE Kai-chung
Waste ‧ Commission
Waste
TRES
Poverty ‧ Commission
Poverty
CHAN Wai Kwong
Air ‧ Commission
Air
LAU Ching Ping
Identity ‧ Commission
Identity
Ducky TSE Chi-tak

Events

1DecSat, Dec 01 - 20, 2018Exhibition Period
Mobility ‧ Commission
“We Are Like Air” A Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani
2018-12-01
28JanSun, Jan 28 - Feb 14, 2018Exhibition Period
Identity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission “Identity” – All That. Matters Solo Exhibition of Ducky Tse Chi-Tak – Part 1
2018-01-28
1DecSat, Dec 01 - 20, 2018Exhibition Period
Mobility ‧ Commission
“We Are Like Air” A Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani
2018-12-01
28JanSun, Jan 28 - Feb 14, 2018Exhibition Period
Identity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission “Identity” – All That. Matters Solo Exhibition of Ducky Tse Chi-Tak – Part 1
2018-01-28

News

Commission
WMA Commission – “We Are Like Air” Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani
2018-11-14
Opportunity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – OPPORTUNITY Deadline Extended to 21 September 2018
2018-09-06
Opportunity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – OPPORTUNITY Call for Proposals (DEADLINE: 14 September 2018)
2018-05-31
Transition ‧ Commission
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
2018-04-15
Transition ‧ MastersCommissionFilm
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-12
Transition ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – TRANSITION Call for Proposals (DEADLINE: 8 January 2018)
2017-10-12
Mobility ‧ Commission
WMA Commission 2016/17 Recipient Announced
2017-04-13
Mobility ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – MOBILITY
Call for Proposals DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION December 2016
2016-10-15
Identity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission Award Recipient Announced
2016-04-14
Waste ‧ Commission
2014/15 WYNG Masters Award WINNER and Commission Recipient Announced – WASTE
2015-04-23
Poverty ‧ Commission
WYNG Masters Award WINNERS Announced – Poverty In The Midst of Plenty
2014-03-18
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS
Commission
WMA Commission – “We Are Like Air” Solo Exhibition of Xyza Cruz Bacani
2018-11-14
Opportunity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – OPPORTUNITY Deadline Extended to 21 September 2018
2018-09-06
Opportunity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – OPPORTUNITY Call for Proposals (DEADLINE: 14 September 2018)
2018-05-31
Transition ‧ Commission
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
2018-04-15
Transition ‧ MastersCommissionFilm
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-12
Transition ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – TRANSITION Call for Proposals (DEADLINE: 8 January 2018)
2017-10-12
Mobility ‧ Commission
WMA Commission 2016/17 Recipient Announced
2017-04-13
Mobility ‧ Commission
WMA Commission – MOBILITY
Call for Proposals DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION December 2016
2016-10-15
Identity ‧ Commission
WMA Commission Award Recipient Announced
2016-04-14
Waste ‧ Commission
2014/15 WYNG Masters Award WINNER and Commission Recipient Announced – WASTE
2015-04-23
Poverty ‧ Commission
WYNG Masters Award WINNERS Announced – Poverty In The Midst of Plenty
2014-03-18
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS

Video

Waste ‧ Commission
WMA Commission 2014/15 Recipient – TRES
Identity ‧ Commission
Ducky Tse x Sampson Wong – Exhibition Video Dialogue Series EP 2
Waste ‧ Commission
WMA Commission 2014/15 Recipient – TRES
Identity ‧ Commission
Ducky Tse x Sampson Wong – Exhibition Video Dialogue Series EP 2