Hong Kong International Art Fair 2012 Guided Tours

May 17 – May 20, 2012

Call For Para/Site Tours At Hong Kong International Art Fair (17-20 May)

Para/Site Art Space is looking for 20 enthusiastic individuals to help us fulfill our educational project during the Hong Kong International Art Fair. The bilingual volunteers ( Cantonese & English or Mandarin & English) will give guided tour(s) during ART HK 12 (17 - 20 May 2012). The working hours will be: 

17 May (Thur): 11.30 am – 7.30 pm;
18 May (Fri): 11.30 am - 7.30 pm;
19 May (Sat): 11.30 am – 7.30 pm;
20 May (Sun): 11.30 am - 5 pm.

The guides will be responsible for giving information on artists and their artworks from selected galleries to groups of 20 participants in one-hour tours. Tours will be divided in A.M. and P.M. sessions. We expect each volunteer to spend  5 hours each day with us.

Volunteers will receive a free ticket to the Vernissage of  ART HK 12  on 17 May, an ART HK 12 t-shirt and catalogue, as well as a package of Para/Site Art Space's publications.

ART HK 12 (http://www.hongkongartfair.com/) will bring together 266 of the world's most celebrated international galleries from 37 countries, building on Hong Kong's long established reputation as the gateway between East and West. It is a unique combination of expertise and experience in the worlds of international events and Modern and Contemporary Art.

Please kindly send an email to trevor@para-site.org.hk with your name, the institution of your study (where applicable) and contact details (i.e. phone number and email address) before 7 April in order to arrange an interview with you, thank you!