3:30 – 4:15 pm, November 17th
The Art Symposium will conclude a Keynote Presentation by Tobias Berger, Head of Arts, Tai Kwun.
Hong Kong Art Gallery Association
Nov 17th 2018
Hong Kong, Asia Society Hong Kong Center , 9 Justice Drive, AdmiraltyMap
Tobias Berger is the Head of Art at Tai Kwun, the newly opened Centre for Heritage and Arts in Hong Kong. The art team produces the visual art exhibitions at Tai Kwun Contemporary, the 1500 sqm contemporary art space designed by Herzog de Meuron, as well as an extensive education and public art programme.
Tobias Berger worked as a Curator at the Museum Fridericianum in Kassel until the end of 2001. In 2002, Berger was Artistic Director of the 8th Baltic Triennial of International Art in Vilnius, Lithuania. Between 2003 and March 2005, he was Director of ARTSPACE/NZ in Auckland, New Zealand. From April 2005 to December 2008, he was the Executive Director of Para/Site Art Space in Hong Kong, and from 2008 to 2010 Chief Curator at the Nam June Paik Art Center in Seoul, South Korea. From 2010 to 2015 Tobias was Curator Visual Arts at M+ in Hong Kong.