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Voice of Tacitness: Asian Women Photography

Hong Kong Arts Centre in collaboration with the Hong Kong International Photo Festivalagain to present you one of the major exhibitions, Voice of Tacitness in the third year of the festival. The opening ceremony was successfully held this evening (October 18, 2014), and the exhibition will take place from October 19 until November 2, 2014 at the Pao Galleries and the Experimental Gallery in Hong Kong Arts Centre.


The exhibition brings to Hong Kong photographic works by 13 female photographers from 11 Asian developing countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan for instance, where women’s rights and statuses are largely suppressed. The photographs focus on equal rights for women with a humanitarian touch.



Exhibition Information 

Voice of Tacitness: Asian Women Photography

Curatorial Director: Chun Wai

Curators: Taslima Akhter, Carol Chow Pui Ha, Ellen Leung Hoi Yan

13 Participating Artists: (Bangladesh) Taslima Akhter, Farzana Hossen

(Armenia) Nazik Armenakyan

(India) Poulomi Basu

(Pakistan) Farida Batool

(Palestine) Laura Boushnak

(Iran) Gohar Dashti, Shadi Ghadirian

(Azerbaijan) Rena Effendi

(Myanmar) Phyu Mon

(Cambodia) Sophal Neak

(Philippines) Kat Palasi

(Afghanistan) Farzana Wahidy

Date: 19 October – 2 November, 2014

Venue: 4/F - 5/F Pao Galleries and 3/F Experimental Gallery, Hong Kong Arts Centre

Opening hours: 10 am to 8 pm (Everyday)

Programme Enquiry:  2777 0955

Free admission


Exhibition Side Event

Voice of Tacitness: Asian Women Photography Symposium 

Date: 18 October, 2014

Time: 2:30 pm– 5:30 pm

Venue: Agnès b. Cinema, Hong Kong Arts Centre

(First Come First Served)

Ms Annie Ho │Marketing & Development Director, Hong Kong Arts Centre │

Tel: 2824 5306 │ 9481 8706 │E-mail: aho@hkac.org.hk


Ms Gigi Pun │Programme Officer, Hong Kong Arts Centre │

Tel: 2582 0223 │E-mail: gpun@hkac.org.hk