Joy of Art: Irene Chou Response Show 藝術的喜悅--周綠雲回應展


The Hong Kong Jockey Club Art Education and Female Empowerment Series The Hong Kong Jockey Club Presents – The World Within: The Art and Inspiration of Irene Chou Art Open-call and Exhibition 賽馬會藝術教育及「妍亮人生」計劃 香港賽馬會呈獻 -《萬象之根:周綠雲繪畫藝術展》藝術徵集及展覽


Ode to Joy, 1994-2000. Collection of Wendy Lee.《快樂的呼喚》1994-2000. 利宛虹藏品.

Submission Period: September 24- December 31, 2019, 12:00 pm (HKT)
Exhibition Period: January 19 – February 9 2020

About the Art Open-call and Exhibition
To encourage participation in art creation and promote art, the Asia Society Hong Kong Center invites all visitors to give in to their imaginations and engage in a dialogue with Irene Chou’s work and her world, through this Art Open-call and exhibition. Winning and selected works will be exhibited in the Asia Society Hong Kong Center’s Chantal Miller Gallery.

Themes of Entry:
Joy of Art: Inspired by Irene Chou

Irene Chou上海快三 began as “Sunday painter”, a leisurely activity beyond the chores of a housewife. Like many people, she experienced frustration and disappointment from her daily life. Painting became the channel for her to release her negative emotions. Chou’s paintings are bold, spontaneous, and adventurous. Her emotions and energy are transferred onto her ink and paper.

上海快三How would you use art to express your emotion? What kind of joy does Art bring to you? Let’s get inspiration from Chou’s art and create an artwork to express your inner world.

Entry Categories

  1. Child Division: Aged 10 or under
  2. Youth Division: Aged 11 - 17
  3. Open Division: Aged 18 or above

Format of Entry

  • Art work can be in two-dimensional (2D), three-dimensional (3D), or digital format.
  • Art work size must be within 100cm x 100cm (for 2D), 50cm x 50cm x 50cm (for 3D), or 1 GB (for digital).
  • An artist statement (no more than 30 words in either Chinese or English) is required to be submitted with the art work. The title and materials should be stated in the application form.

Submission Method
Please go to for entry form, artist statement, and uploading artwork images/ files submission. Applicants are required to keep the original works for further exhibition. Finalists will be contact individually via email by January 10, 2020.

Judging Criteria
All submissions will be judged based on three criteria: (1) Creativity; (2) Relevance and interpretation of the theme; (3) Technical merit.

Up to 10 winners will be selected in each division. Winners in each division will receive:

1st Prize

  • The World Within: The Art and Inspiration of Irene Chou catalogue
  • HK$800 book voucher

2nd Prize

  • The World Within: The Art and Inspiration of Irene Chou  catalogue
  • HK$500 book voucher

3rd Prize

  • The World Within: The Art and Inspiration of Irene Chou  catalogue
  • HK$200 book voucher

Certificate of Excellence

上海快三(up to 7 per division)

  • HK$100 book voucher

上海快三All winners and finalists will receive a Certificate of Excellence, and their art works showcased at an exhibition at Asia Society Hong Kong Center’s Chantal Miller Gallery, along with invitation to the awards ceremony.

上海快三All exhibition art works are eligible for Audience Favorite Award. Voting is open to public, from Jan 19 to Feb 2, 2020.

作品遞交:2019年9月24日至12月31日中午12時 (香港時間)






A) 兒童組:10歲或以下
B) 青年組:11-17歳
C) 公開組:18歲或以上


  • 參賽作品可為平面作品、立體作品或數碼創作
  • 作品(連同畫框)不可大於100cm x 100cm (平面),50cm x 50cm x 50cm(立體)或  1GB(數碼)。
  • 參賽者須遞交不多於30字﹙中文或英文﹚的「作品簡介」。作品主題及物料須於申請表格中註明。


評審團將以下列準則以評審所有參賽作品: (1) 創意;(2)主題的關連與闡釋;以及(3)創作技巧。



  • 《萬象之根:周綠雲繪畫藝術展》畫冊
  • 書券 $800


  • 《萬象之根:周綠雲繪畫藝術展》畫冊
  • 書券 $500


  • 《萬象之根:周綠雲繪畫藝術展》畫冊
  • 書券 $200


  • 書券 $100




Event Details

Sat 19 Jan 2019 - Sun 09 Feb 2020
12 - 6 p.m.

Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty
金鐘正義道9 號  亞洲協會香港中心

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