Hong Kong host
Street Art Creatives share on COMMUNITY
August 24, 8:00am - 10:00am HKT. Hosted at the Hive Spring
part of a series on Community
About the speaker
Bao is a Hong Kong born and based artist who mainly loves freestyle work with murals and illustrations. She started her career in 2015 and shortly afterwards collaborated with various international brands. She was the champion of Secret Walls Hong Kong Series 3. Bao has travelled and worked on projects in all corners of the globe including UK, Australia, Taiwan, Mainland China, Japan, Indonesia, Italy and Czech Republic.
Graham Becker is an exceedingly-driven and diversely-experienced Creative \ Art Director, Artist, and Entrepreneur. His passion for street art from a young age paved the way for a career in design, where he continues to reflect the freedom of expression allowed by the medium in his work. With an approach he describes as visual problem-solving, Graham draws from both the raw creative energy of art and the fluidity of industry trends to deliver designs that are compelling & unique for his clients. Graham is currently Art/Creative Director at Golin.
Viki has been with Accidental Art for over two years. Though coming from an engineering background, Viki’s love for art started with graffiti and mural on the street. Now, Viki leads weekly street art tours for Accidental Art, a novelty and unconventional art organisation started by friends who aimed to humanise the art in Hong Kong.
Through her tours, Viki aspires to engage deeper with stories behind the walls rather than using them merely as a background for a photo. She loves spending time decoding street art and finding interesting ways to translate meaning in her own words to her audiences.
The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) is a private, non-profit, accredited institution conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 40 majors at distinctive locations to prepare talented students for professional careers. SCAD Hong Kong is the university’s newest location, having welcomed its first students in September 2010. The location is situated in the UNESCO award-winning former North Kowloon Magistracy Building, a historic facility completely renovated and adapted by SCAD. To learn more, visit scad.edu.hk.
Working with a number of successful businesses, Fresh Accounting is a dynamic management accounting practice and consultancy based in Hong Kong & Singapore. We believe accountants should do more than just report on how your business is doing. We are here to assist, identify opportunities and implement strategies that will improve the performance and profitability of your business. Fresh Accounting is powered by Xero, the cloud-based accounting software that allows you to access your finances from virtually anywhere. We are proud to say that Fresh Accounting is one of the fastest growing Xero Platinum Partners here in Asia.
The Hive Spring is located on the 3/F of Remex Centre; a 2-minute walk from Wong Chuk Hang MTR station. The space was formerly occupied by Spring Workshop, a prominent pioneer in Wong Chuk Hang’s art development. The new coworking space has kept most of the structure and art from Spring Workshop, and aims to continue their legacy of bringing together an eclectic mix of local artists, filmmakers, writers, and musicians. The 15,000 square foot Hive Spring features flexible work desks, private offices, indoor gallery space, and a spacious outdoor terrace. The Hive Spring will also function as an arts and culture centre, providing a platform for a diverse range of local creatives to showcase their works. With generous support from Spring Workshop, the Hive Spring will offer sponsorship for selected artists and non-profit organizations.
Redback is a specialty coffee roaster that is passionate about delivering exceptional coffees to our customers. We have a constant and unrelenting focus on selecting, blending and craft roasting the world’s most exceptional coffees. Scottie Callaghan directs Redback’s craft roasting and coffee operations. He has researched, selected, cupped, blended, measured and carefully roasted coffee for the last 10 years. These are his coffees, and he stands behind their quality and blend stability.
Tucked away on one of Wan Chai’s quieter streets, BiteUnite is a cook, create and share community. With modern facilities and a lofty dining space, our fully-licensed co-working kitchen is the heart of our community and an inspiring place to welcome food entrepreneurs from all walks of life. With a comprehensive online platform that connects diners with chefs, BiteUnite seeks to enrich the life, creativity and culture of a city’s communities through a passion for cooking and sharing great food.
By combining forces, design-videography duo Tom and Kira create work with double the passion and double the impact, whilst always catering to clients’ needs. At Toki Creative every project, whether an event video, a branding project or an animated logo design, is enthusiastically approached as a personal one.
Cancan Kwok is a multimedia designer and videographer born and brought up in Hong Kong. She graduated from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interactive Media in 2017.
Collective Culture is a multi-disciplinary branding and content agency. Creating exciting content for brands, designers, hospitality services and more, to take ownership of their social media connections
This month, we will have three stellar creatives who all believe in the power of street art and how it has and will continue to impact our community.