Hong Kong, 2017

Art, Place-making and Resilient Cities
Lam Woo International Conference Centre
18th - 19th March 2017

The two day conference features four keynote speeches given by international renowned scholar, curators, artists and practitioners on the topics of Metaphor, Art, Place-making and Resilient Cities. Each speech is followed by a panel discussion accommodated by professionals of the public art field from around the globe.  

Keynote Speakers:

Mary Jane Jacob
Jay Pather
Wang Da Wei


Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University


Art as Urban Metaphor

Social Justice and Place-Making
Through Art

Art and Its Publics – What makes
a Successful Public Place?

Resilience: Art as Sustainable Change

Progress Agency