Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards 2012

The "Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards", formerly referred to as "Hong Kong Art Biennial Exhibition", has reached its 17th edition since its inception in 1975, and has become an important event in the field of art in Hong Kong. This open competition provides a platform for local artists to show their talents and accomplishments and serves to promote wider understanding of the distinct quality and characteristics of Hong Kong art. The "Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards 2012" received fervent submission of artworks from nearly a thousand entrants. After two rounds of judging, 97 works are selected for the exhibition, including 10 pieces for Hong Kong Contemporary Art Award, 2 pieces for Achievement Award and 2 pieces for Young Artist Award, giving the audience a full picture of what comprises the diverse developments and vitality of Hong Kong contemporary art.

http://www.lcsd.gov.hk/ce/Museum/Arts/web/ma/exhibition.html