ABOUT HKCF

About HKCF

O rganised by Intangible Cultural Heritage Earthpulse Society and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD), the fourth edition of Hong Kong Culture Festival, which will take place between September 2018 and February 2019, will join forces with cultural organisations, universities and local communities to present a rich array of programme in celebration of Hong Kong’s culture heritage.

MISSION STATEMENT

H ong Kong Culture Festival’s mission is to preserve and revitalise intangible cultural heritage. Through organising a major annual festival we aim to raise public interest and encourage participation in traditional culture, particularly among youths. As an integrated platform for collaboration across different cultural fields, Hong Kong Culture Festival also aims to nurture creative talents and inject innovation into traditional culture.

Committee Members

Hong Kong Culture Festival Founder Hing CHAO
Liangyi Museum Managing Director Lynn FUNG
Hong Kong Gallery Association President Henrietta TSUI
Fung Ying Seen Koon Curator HUNG Siu Ling
Hakka Kung Fu Culture Research Society Vice Chairman WONG Pak Yan
The Hong Kong Academy of Gifted Education Associate Director Patrick LAM Hak Chung
Hong Kong Xiqu Troupe Founder KO Yun Hung
Artist LEE Chi Ching
Faculty of Architecture, HKU Academic Director Anderson LEE

Advisor

CUHK Chinese Classical Learning Centre Supervisor TANG Lap Kwong
Salon Films Chairman Fred WANG Cheung Yue
Modern Dance, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Former Associate Dean Tom BROWN
School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong Chair Professor of Media Art Jeffrey SHAW

About ICH Earthpulse Society

Mission

  • Preserve and Protect ICH and traditional arts in Hong Kong;
  • Generate greater public awareness of ICH and traditional arts, especially among the younger generations;
  • Build a platform for exchange on initiatives pertinent to the preservation of ICH, between Hong Kong, China, Korea and the international community;
  • Engage the community, media and academic institutions in a longer-term strategic plan for safeguarding and revitalizing ICH.