UP COMING EVENT:

Title: Hong Kong Beyond Vision [Teaser 2]
Date: 21 – 28 February 2017

01 – 06 March 2017 [Extended]

Time: 12PM – 6PM [Mon – Sat]
Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Jockey Club Innovation Tower, Gallery A
A brief synopsis of exhibition:
“Hong Kong Beyond Vision [Teaser 2]” exhibition is featuring a series of Tactile-Audio Interaction System [TAIS] Panels; which includes the Mona Lisa, PMQ[past-life], Big Buddha, Victoria Harbour of Hong Kong; as well as some cultural visual elements or authentic objects that representing Hong Kong. All selected elements will be carefully crafted & converted into the Tactile-Audio Interaction System (TAIS) panels which allow both sighted and non-sighted visitors to touch, to hear and to feel. The exhibition enables to provide a memorable & engaging multi-sensory visual art experience.
 TAIS is a new multidimensional approach in art and culture that excites and enhances mental image building for both sighted and non-sighted. TAIS is an interactive platform that enables the visitors to perceive and understand visual information through touching and hearing with the integration and synchronisation of tactile painting and audio description.
 “If you love where you live; touch it, hear it & feel it, be part of it”

MEDIA COVERAGE:

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摸得到的蒙羅麗莎 觸感畫助盲人享受藝術

達文西名畫《蒙羅麗莎》的笑容早就家傳戶曉,但對失明或視障人士來說,這笑容跟畫作一樣,只是漆黑的謎。設計師Rico深信人人都有享受藝術的權利,於是花了五年時間,研發「觸感聽覺互動系統」,把繪畫和照片變成摸得到、聽得到的作品。
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