The roots of Hong Kong’s antiques trade and collections

The main members of the curio and antique trade from North China who moved to Hong Kong after 1949

This talk takes a look at the strength and resilience of Chinese antique trade and collecting in the city. This talk will cover the perseverance and revitalization of this trade in contemporary times, the current social climate, the ongoing global pandemic and more.

Moderator:

Professor Josh Yiu, Director of Art Museum and Associate Professor at Department of Fine Arts, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Speakers:

Maria Kiang, Founder of Maria Kiang Chinese Art

Andy Hei, Founder and Director of Fine Art Asia and Ink Asia, Hong Kong

Dr. Libby Chan, Assistant Director of Curatorial and Collections at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum

Recent purchases of Chinese antiques by the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Recent purchases of Chinese antiques by the Chinese University of Hong Kong

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