Photographers Billy H.C. Kwok and Lee Wing Ki will join Taiwan-based image scholar Kuo Li-Hsin to discuss in this talk. Using Kwok’s Magnum Foundation supported project Last Letters, A Photographic Investigation of Taiwan White Terror and Lee’s works Tsang’s Odyssey and Faded as departure points, the talk will explore mutual influences between Hong Kong and Taiwan in terms of archive images, historical memory and identity politics.
WMA Student (WYNG Philomathia Student Essay Contest) is announcing the winners of the 2019/20 ‘Light’ cycle. The winning students will be invited to join the online supervision sessions hosted by the Cambridge University scholars during summer 2020.
WMA is pleased to announce the five finalists for its 2019/20 Masters award on ‘Light’. Finalists’ photographic works responding to the theme, ‘Light’, in the context of Hong Kong, will be exhibited in Spring 2021. The winner of the WMA Masters will be announced during the exhibition.
‘After Opportunity’ is an exhibition on paper designed to respond to ‘Opportunity’, the theme of WMA 2018/19. Using the ‘meta publishing’ format, it puts on show the work of seven artists in sync with the current situation in Hong Kong.
WMA is pleased to announce the recipient of the WMA x FORMAT Fellowship. The recipient, Caleb Fung, will be visiting FORMAT Festival at Derby in Fall 2020, for participating in a series of facilitated learning and development opportunities.