The West Kowloon Cultural District will establish a new vibrant cultural quarter located on a dramatic harbour-front site in the heart of Hong Kong

Freespace Happening

Our first ‘Freespace Happening’ kicks off on 9 August with a mix of music, dance, sports, skateboarding and busking performances, alongside market stalls that shout originality and creativity. Come and join us!
9.8.2015 | West Kowloon Cultural District

New Thinking on the Development of Chuanju

Shen Tiemei will share her experience in developing and promoting Chuanju, and on the innovation and revitalization of traditional Chinese theatre, in conversation with Dr. Fredric Mao, who is dedicated to the rejuvenation of Cantonese opera in Hong Kong
22.8.2015 | Yau Ma Tei Theatre

Nursery Park Tree Tour and Workshop

Join us for an introduction to the Nursery Park and discover the different tree species that will be planted in the future park

International Workshop Festival of Theatre: Public Lecture on Documentary Theatre

This public lecture is led by Stefan Kaegi, the director of Rimini Protokoll. He is going to introduce audience to the type of theatre-making based on real people instead of actors and real-life stories instead of distant classics
6.8.2015 | Hong Kong Arts Centre

New Works Forum – Screendance Public Forum

Award-winning directors and choreographers Noémie Lafrance, Sue Healey, Yuri Ng and Maurice Lai together with the 20 workshop participants will engage in a discussion of the existing model of making screendance, upon the form, and its content, practice and presentation
1.8.2015 | Hong Kong Arts Centre

West Kowloon brings a series of Freespace Happening programmes from 9 August onwards!

The spirit of encountering genre bending performances in outdoor spaces returns this summer with Freespace Happening

‘Tsang Kin-Wah: The Infinite Nothing’

M+ and Hong Kong Arts Development Council present ‘Tsang Kin-Wah: The Infinite Nothing’, a collateral event at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale
9.5 to 22.11.2015 | Campo della Tana, Castello 2126-30122, Venice, Italy

Arts Pavilion “Baisun” (worship) ceremony of Arts Pavilion

Arts Pavilion

A simple “baisun” (worship) ceremony took place on 15 May 2015 to mark the countdown to the completion of the Arts Pavilion


M+ presented YOKO ONO MORNING PEACE 2015, a global sunrise gathering on the morning of 21 June 2015, many have participated in thousands of different ways across the globe via social media. Take a look at the photo here

Tea House Theatre Xiqu Centre Tea House Theatre Mock-Up

Tea House Theatre

Get a sneak peek of the future tea house theatre, an intimate space to present small scale productions and recitals on the 1st floor of the Xiqu Centre
8 – 9.5.2015

Highlights of Westkowloon Events and Activities in 2015

Take a look at the photos of the latest arts and cultural events. Hope to see you again in our upcoming events

West Kowloon Waterfront Promenade

The promenade features a play area, cycling track and a jogging path that is lit at night – perfect for adults and children alike. A picnic on the grassy areas offers dining with a million dollar view. Come and visit the promenade

M+ Collection Asian Field / Antony Gormley

M+ Collection

See a selection from the growing M+ Collection


Hire a SmartBike and enjoy stunning views of Victoria Harbour

M+, Museum for visual culture

Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron, working with Hong Kong-based TFP Farrells and Ove Arup & Partners HK, has been selected to design the M+ building

Xiqu Centre Xiqu Centre

Xiqu Centre

A world-class arts venue for the preservation, development and promotion of Xiqu