Youth Square “Printing Art Gallery” - July Letterpress Printing Art Workshop & Guided Tour

Organized by Youth Square
Date & Time
  • 18 Jul 2020
  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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  • Exhibition Area, 5/F, Youth Square
  • Free

Printing Art Gallery provides a perfect occasion for the young people to touch and feel the unique history of letterpress printing and widen their horizons. The unique array and details of the original Wai Che Printing Company will be reappeared in the Printing Art Gallery with the relics inherited from Wai Che Printing Company, including the letterpress printing machine with a history more than half century, the metal types and the metal type wardrobes etc. We hope to inspire our younger generation to rediscover the relationship and the balance between creativity, technology and human through the exhibition and participation of letterpress printing art workshop.

 

The Printing Art Gallery

Opening Hours: 8am – 11pm, Free Admission

Venue: Exhibition Area, 5/F, Youth Square

 Attractions: Precious from the Wai Che Printing Company, Wing Lee Street, Central, including the Original Heidelberg Cylinder with a history more than half century, the metal types and the metal type wardrobe etc., for you to discover the unique history and culture of letterpress printing. Free guided tour and workshop available now for a limited time only.

 

Curator: anothermountainman

 

Selected Exhibits

The Original Heidelberg Cylinder printing machine ‧ Metal types ‧ Mr. Lee’s working space

For more information: https://www.youthsquare.hk/play/moments/1

 

Letterpress Printing Art Workshop & Guided Tour

Workshop: Workshop will feature a guided tour to the Printing Art Gallery, sharing of local letterpress printing history by Mr. Lee Chak Yue and letterpress printing art DIY session.

 

Date: 18 July 2020 (Sat)

Time: 2pm – 4pm

Venue: Creative Studio, 5/F, Youth Square

Admission: Free

Capacity: 10 pax

 

Enrollment

From now on, interested parties can apply online by clicking REGISTER button on this page. Limited quota on a first-come-first-served basis.

Enrollment Deadline : 14 July 2020 (Tue)


***With all your overwhelming response, the registration is FULL. Thank you for your support!

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Exhibition Area of 5/F

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