Art in Hospitals
Hong Kong | Now – Jun 2019
After being held in New York, London and Geneva, international culture project, Contagious Cities arrives in Hong Kong. This unique art showcase explores the city’s experience of pandemics and the cultural and social impacts of disease on its community.
Contagious Cities features a diverse range of programmes and exhibitions that illuminates the role of urban areas in causing – and controlling – infectious diseases in our densely connected world. The exhibition is being held at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital galleries until June 2019.
The city-wide project has collaborated with Art in Hospital, Asia Art Archieve, Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences, Oi! Street Art Space, Tai Kwun and The Common Core (HKU), to help tell illuminating stories of the city’s history of epidemics. wellcome.ac.uk/what-we-do/our-work/contagious-cities