Louis Vuitton : A Passion for Creation

In collaboration with the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong
and organized by the Hong Kong Museum of Art, "Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation" is jointly presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Louis Vuitton and the Fondation Louis Vuitton pour la Création.

Takashi Murakami Eye Love Superflat (Black), 2003
© 2003 Takashi Murakami / Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd.

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Date : Friday 22 May – Sunday 9 August 2009
Venue : Hong Kong Museum of Art

Time : Monday to Friday, Sunday & Public Holiday: 10 am to 6 pm
Time : Saturday: 10 am to 8 pm
(Closed on Thursday, except public holiday)

Tickets : $30

Takashi Murakami
Panda, 2003
Fiberglass with antique Louis Vuitton trunk
Collection Louis Vuitton pour la Création
© 2003 Takashi Murakami / Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd.
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This exhibition brings together a number of works (paintings, photographs, video installations) by European, American and Chinese artists.

These reflect an urban and energetic culture, leading to fictional landscapes, somewhere between dream and adventure. Artists include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Paul Chan, Cao-Fei, Yang Fudong, Gilbert & George, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Andreas Gursky, Pierre Huyghe, Jeff Koons, Bertrand Lavier, Christian Marclay, and Richard Prince, etc.

source: lcsd.gov.hk, frenchmay.com