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"Overload: A Tale Of Officide" at island6 Hong Kong
 
"Overload: A Tale Of Officide"
超负荷:上班族的故事
Hong Kong
DATES September 25th to November 28th, 2013
VERNISSAGE September 25th, 6-9 pm
CURATION Cecilia Garcia
ART DIRECTION Thomas Charvériat, Nick Hersey
SCENOGRAPHY Jean Le Guyader
MUSIC David Keohane (mp3)
VIDEO Video Documentation by Fabrice Amzel
RESEARCH Margaret Johnson, Guan Yan 官彦, Cecilia Garcia, Melani Murkovic
COORDINATION Yeung Sin Ching 杨倩菁, Kim Mok, Dorothy Fu, Ellie Strange, Kristy Soo
VENUE island6 Hong Kong, #1 New Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong SAR
ARTISTS

island6 art collective (Liu Dao 六岛)

SPONSORS

The Everlasting Cup, Inkerman, Pacific Coffee Company

BLURB

In Summer of 2012, island6 landed in Hong Kong. To celebrate a full year of landing in this concrete jungle, the island6 art collective takes its inspiration from Hong Kong’s skyline. For their 5th exhibition, island6 HK tells a tale of office life. “Overload: A Tale of Officide” explores the stereotypical notions we have of office work life: from the absurdities of office politics, to the sinister trappings of stress and the glories of success. But at the very heart of it all, there is moral to our fair tale and it is one which searches for the Zen of the “Work-to-Life Balance”. In other words: make sure you’re not too bogged down with work so you can come and enjoy island6’s latest fable… (read more >>>)

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island6 is a philanthropic project founded by artists and managed by devoted creative staff. The spirit & driving force behind all of island6's works and art-forward exhibitions is collaboration.
六岛是由艺术家自发创立, 由创作人员管理的公益艺术机构。其精神是为艺术家提供平台并支持各项协作项目。