Arts with the Disabled Association

Focus Areas

Training for People with Disabilities, Art Accessibility Services, Public Education

Beneficiaries

People with Disabilities

Strengths

ADAHK set up the first-ever arts accessibility centre in Hong Kong to establish a barrier-free arts environment and enhance the quality of lives for different people.

What They Do

The Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong promotes equal opportunities for people with disabilities to have access to and excel in the arts; and advocates an inclusive society through the arts.

Facts

In 2013, Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong have provided arts training to nearly 500 people with disabilities, engaged with over 20,000 teachers and students through public education activities in Hong Kong.

About

The Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong (ADAHK) promotes equal opportunities for people with disabilities to have access to and excel in the arts; and advocates an inclusive society through the arts.

Established in 1986, ADAHK is the only organisation dedicated to the art development of people with disabilities in Hong Kong. With the vision “Arts are for Everyone”, ADAHK works both in the rehabilitation field and the arts field, together with different stakeholders. ADAHK has organised numerous activities to popularise arts among people with disabilities and promote excellence in the works of artists with disabilities in Hong Kong. We also work with the general public to promote integration and inclusion in society through the arts.
website
http://www.adahk.org.hk

Events

Cross All Borders: Hong Kong Festival Showcasing New Visual Artists with Disabilities 2018

110 pieces of artworks tell you 110 unique stories. Welcome to the art world created by people with disabilities. 110 pieces of shortlisted artworks by the Adjudication Panel will be exhibited at Tsuen Wan Town Hall Exhibition Gallery. The exhibition guided tour is now open for application. Participants will be able to enjoy the richly colourful world of art through interaction with our artists with disability. Our artists specially design a unique artistic experience for the guided tours, allowing participants to experience the possibilities of art in a close distance.
 
Exhibition Date and Time:
5 – 11 September 2018, 10 am - 8 pm
12 September 2018, 10 am - 1 pm
 
Venue:
Tsuen Wan Town Hall Exhibition Gallery (72 Tai Ho Road, Tsuen Wan, New Territories, Hong Kong)
 
Guided Tours and Workshops:
8 September 2018 (Sat) 2-3 pm
8 September 2018 (Sat) 4-5 pm
9 September 2018 (Sun) 2-3 pm
9 September 2018 (Sun) 4-5 pm
* Conducted in Cantonese.
 
Those who are interested, please fill in the application form at the following address:
https://goo.gl/forms/7EnI1zfBgydZVaM02
 
Limited space! First come first served! Free of charge! The result is subject to the final confirmation letter received from the organizer.
 
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