ICH+ Annual Showcase displays students’ creative art pieces to revitalise cultural heritage
The second annual showcase of the Jockey Club ICH+ Innovative Heritage Education Programme with three distinctive themes is opened from 2 July to 2 August 2020 in the heart of Causeway Bay: Urban Sky at Hysan Place, Pak Sha Road and Sharp Street East. With over a 1,000 art pieces by instructors and students, the exhibition boasts revolutionary content, hoping to strike a chord with people of different ages and backgrounds.
Funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, the Jockey Club ICH+ Innovative Heritage Education Programme is jointly launched by Lingnan University and Hong Kong Art School for a period of 4.5 years and has collaborated with schools in Hong Kong since 2018. Through experiential learning that integrates contemporary art methods into traditional craftsmanship, the programme aims to revitalise the intangible cultural heritage of Hong Kong and inherit the folk wisdom of ages.