Shirley Tse: Stakes and Holders presents sculptural work and installations by the Los Angeles–based Hong Kong artist Shirley Tse. Tse’s site-responsive presentation uses sculpture as a way of thinking to explore contrasting processes and materials. She works with wood, plastics, and objects such as studio and sports equipment, as well as the techniques of turning on a lathe, 3D printing, and amateur radio transmission. Tse addresses the concepts of agency, negotiation, and connection in a pluralistic world, drawing on both histories and imaginations. The exhibition responds to Shirley Tse: Stakeholders, Hong Kong in Venice, Hong Kong’s presence at the Venice Biennale in 2019.
Public programmes accompanying the exhibition include a conversation with the artist, workshops, and a series of artist- and curator-led tours. Access services can be arranged in advance.
A selection of products inspired by the work of Shirley Tse is offered at the M+ Shop, as an extension of the concepts presented in the exhibition.
1 July - 1 November 2020
Wednesdays to Sundays and public holidays
M+ Pavilion, Art Park, West Kowloon Cultural District
Located in the West Kowloon Art Park, the M+ Pavilion is easily accessible by public transportation. Visit the exhibition website for more information.
Adverse Weather Arrangements:
Typhoon signal No. 8 or above: The M+ Pavilion will be closed when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is hoisted. The M+ Pavilion will be re-opened three hours after Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is lowered; however, the Pavilion will remain closed for the day if Typhoon Signal No.8 is lowered after 12pm.
Black rainstorm warning: The M+ Pavilion will remain open if the warning is issued during opening hours. If the warning is issued before the M+ Pavilion opens, the Pavilion will be closed until the warning is cancelled. The M+ Pavilion will be re-opened three hours after the warning is cancelled; however, the Pavilion will remain closed for the day if the warning is cancelled after 12pm.