Picturing Hong Kong through Historical Paintings & Photos

Picturing Hong Kong through Historical Paintings & Photos

Published: 12 October 2020


An in-depth look at historical paintings and rare vintage photos of Hong Kong in The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) collection.

Scholars from different disciplines will introduce early tourist attractions against 21st century street views

Dates and Location

Program date: 5 November 2020 

Time: 12 pm Sydney Time


  • Sign Up at the link here
  • Before our Zoom journey, you are invited to share on Padlet (password to be provided after registration) photos of Hong Kong attractions which you want to visit the most if you could come to Hong Kong in person. Let’s see if your choices coincide with the 20th-century Hong Kong artists that we will introduce to you!

Participants will receive a Zoom link via email to access the event after registration.

For enquiries, please contact iasp@cuhk.edu.hk.