Secondary

Year 10 Visual Arts Students Excursion to Sham Shui Po

27 April 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Exuberant and with anticipation, I stepped out the metro station, amidst the textile grocer’s neighbourhood, lost in the bustle of trolley carts and hundreds of people heaving and lugging loads of red plastic bags. Sham Shui Po – home to a thriving textile manufacturing industry, shaped by its local charm and modern amenities. On 19 April, Year 10 Visual Arts […Read more]

Primary

Primary Visual Arts Celebrates the Year of the Dog

13 March 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Early Childhood: Dogs have been a common theme across the grades this Term. Prep students have looked at traditional Chinese Paper cuts for inspiration practising a wide range of fine motor skills including tracing, tearing and cutting Chinese paper and red packets, pasting and using foam brushes and dye to create their dog images. Year One students have been inspired […Read more]

Primary

[Student Report] A Celebration of Achievements in Early Childhood Visual Arts

1 December 2017 0

On 13-14 November, creativity ran amok as artwork made by Preparatory and Primary students were displayed in the atrium and auditorium. From sweeping photography of the Great Wall, to inventive masks depicting the creepiest of crawlies; these pieces of art represent the best, cumulative efforts of AISHK students in the visual arts. This event was the result of the hard […Read more]

School Wide

Artist in Residence

8 September 2017 0

During AISHK’s first artist in residence program, Art students from Prep to Year 11 worked with Leanne Claxton, an artist who specialises in oil painting and printmaking. Her representation of flora subject matters celebrates the haute couture and the relationship between art and fashion. Claxton and students took on an immersive journey in an exploration of pattern inspired by the […Read more]

Community

Art in MTR – Community Art Gallery

2 August 2017 0

Students in Primary Visual Arts are participating in the ‘Art in MTR – Community Art Gallery’. The exhibition is located at Kowloon Tong MTR Station at Exit E and will be on show from 1 August to 31 August.  Students included in the exhibition are; Elaine Steyn PS, Rainy Yui Ling 1S, Julius Pike 2F, Theo Nielsen 3M, Vihaan Balani […Read more]

Primary

Cake as Art

12 June 2017 0

During Art Month, Francis O’Grady, Operations Manager and Daisy Tang, Unit Manager of Chartwells, challenged the Chartwells baker to create cakes with an artistic flare. The cakes when sliced reveal wonderful patterns and have made reference to Dutch painter, Piet Mondrian. The idea behind this project was to appreciate art in different forms and locations. Art is all around us. […Read more]

Events

[Performing Arts Showcase] The Traveller: Around the World in 80 minutes

9 May 2017 0

Come and board the AISHK Performing Arts Showcase International flight departing Tuesday 13 June and Wednesday 14 June, at 7.00pm. Destination……………. Around the World in 80 Minutes Join us as we visit the seven continents of the world through music, poetry and original student-made masks and puppetry. Help us to explore the culture of Asia, the land of Australia, the […Read more]