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Effective events & inventive exhibitions

Exhibitions & Events

We curate exhibitions and create events to increase awareness of the value of built heritage in Asian cities. All aspects, from graphic design to audiovisuals, can be tailored to deliver key messages in a creative and innovative way.

Exhibitions & Events

Taipa Village Treasure Hunt

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Participants at the Taipa Village Treasure Hunt

Taipa, Macau, Jan 2017

Sam Tung Uk Heritage Fun Fair

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Sam Tung Uk Heritage Treasure Hunt

Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong, May 2016

heritage app & map for community event

Very HK event in East Kowloon in 2012

Very Aberdeen treasure hunt checkpoint

Aberdeen, Hong Kong, Sept 2015-May 2016

  • Client: Lord Wilson Heritage Trust
  • Partners: Very HK
  • Role: Developer / Curator
  • Project: cultural mapping exercise to document traditional trades in Aberdeen. Audio-visual and text-photography based documentation of historical and contemporary aspects of the trades, resulting in two publications: ‘Tales of Aberdeen’ website & ‘iDiscover Aberdeen’ mobile app

RGS Heritage Challenge

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RGS Heritage Challenge

Sheung Wan & Central, Hong Kong, May 2016

Heritage Works Yangon

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Heritage Works Yangon

Yangon, Myanmar, Dec 2015

  • Client: Yangon City Development Committee
  • Role: Curator
  • Project: Heritage Works Yangon comprises three elements – design workshop, exhibition and roundtable – together providing a platform to showcase how heritage conservation and development can work hand in hand for a vibrant and viable urban future

Treasure Hunt for HK Maritime Museum

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Sheung Wan Treasure Hunt for HK Maritime Museum

Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, August 2015

  • Client: Hong Kong Maritime Museum
  • Role: Curator
  • Project: old trades treasure hunt in Sheung Wan as a closing event of the ‘Made in HK’ exhibition of the Hong Kong Maritime Museum

documentary for ‘made in HK’ exhibition

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Exhibition at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum

Hong Kong, Jan – Sept 2015

  • Client: Hong Kong Maritime Museum
  • Role: Audio- visual production
  • Project: HSBC 150th anniversary will be celebrated with a large ‘Made in Hong Kong’ exhibition in the HK Maritime Museum. For the ‘City of Talent’ section Urban Discovery produced a 4 minute video documentary on dying traditional trades in this fast changing metropolis

Urban Adventure Race in Wan Chai

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CWS Wan Chai Adventure Race

Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Jan – Mar 2015

  • Client: Child Welfare Scheme
  • Partner: Team Building Asia
  • Role: Content Curator
  • Project: CWS organises an annual urban adventure race to raise funds and awareness for their Nepal based charity. Teams navigate from checkpoint to checkpoint to reach their final destination. We created clues, questions and games showcasing Wan Chai’s unique heritage

Exhibition on HK Revitalisation Projects

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RICS exhibition panel

Hong Kong, Sep 2014-Jan 2015

  • Client: Royal Institute for Chartered Surveyors
  • Role: Developer / Curator
  • Project: RICS-HK organised an international heritage conservation conference in January 2015. For this conference, Urban Discovery curated an exhibition featuring eight successful heritage revitalisation projects in Hong Kong