Kwai Fung Salone
Art Course | Living with Art – A Collector’s Journey by Dr. William Lim
An acclaimed architect, artist and collector, William Lim shares his experience as a patron of the contemporary Hong Kong art scene. His collection is now regarded as the most significant private collection of Hong Kong art from the past two decades, cemented by a donation in 2020 of 90 pieces to M+.
Session moderated by Catherine Kwai.
August 13th, 3-5pm
Kwai Fung Salone, Shop 03, G07, G/F, Barrack Block, Tai Kwun, 10 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong
About the Speaker
Dr. William Lim
Architect, artist and collector
William Lim is a renowned supporter of Hong Kong’s contemporary art scene. Together with his wife, the Lims started collecting in the early 2000s, beginning with Chinese antiques before branching into contemporary art.
Their collection, known as the Living Collection, is a unique document of Hong Kong art's trajectory in the twenty-first century, a status cemented by the Lims’ 2020 donation of 90 pieces to Hong Kong’s museum of visual culture, M+.
About the Moderator
Ms. Catherine Kwai
Founder and CEO of Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery
Since the gallery’s establishment in 1991, Catherine Kwai has been motivated by a desire to further artistic and cultural exchange between the East and West. Over three decades Kwai Fung Hin has launched over 160 gallery exhibitions, 13 institutional exhibitions, 52 catalogues and monographs, and 133 series of lithographs, earning a reputation for its expertise in 20th century modern art and Asian contemporary art.
About Kwai Fung Salone
Established by Kwai Fung Hin in 2022, Kwai Fung Salone is a platform for art and cultural programming located in Tai Kwun, the symbolic heart of Hong Kong’s cultural heritage scene.
The Salone houses exhibitions and events that champion both local talents and international masters across different artistic, literary and cultural disciplines.
Any information, opinion and views shared or expressed in the seminar are based on personal research and personal opinion and view of the individual speakers and not of Kwai Fung Hin and does not constitute an endorsement of any artists, products or artworks.