Asia Art Archive

Founded in 2000 is currently directed by Claire Hsu

Founded in 2000 to document the multiple recent histories of art in the region, Asia Art Archive (AAA) is an independent non-profit organisation hosting one of the most valuable collections of material on art freely available from its website and onsite library. AAA fosters knowledge through research, residency, and educational programmes.

Contacts & Details
mon, tue, wed, thu, fri, sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm


T: +852 2844 1112
W: Website

11/F Hollywood Centre, 233 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan

Past Exhibitions
Excessive Enthusiasm: the Archive as Practice by Ha Bik Chuen
Excessive Enthusiasm: Ha Bik Chuen and the Archive as Practice is an exhibition in the AAA library stemming...
11 Mar 2015 - 04 Jul 2015
15 Invitations: a short history of the art book bag (and the things that go in them)
Asia Art Archive marks its 15th year by extending 15 Invitations to creative practitioners to look...
24 Aug 2015 - 24 Oct 2015
Free Parking: Art Libraries from Elsewhere
Free Parking: Art Libraries from Elsewhere is a new programme series located in the Asia Art Archive...
02 Nov 2015 - 28 Nov 2015
15 Invitations: Int Guerrero: Udlot udlot
For 15 Invitations, Hong Kong-based curator Inti Guerrero presents his research on the work of Filipino...
14 Dec 2015 - 13 Feb 2016
15 Invitations: Walid Raad: Section 39_Index XXXVII: Traboulsi
A special programme series featuring exhibitions, projects, written works, performances, a blog, and...
21 Jun 2016 - 03 Sep 2016
15 Invitations: ruangrupa: Toko Pura-Pura (Quasi-shop)
“Toko Pura-Pura” is part of “15 Invitations for 15 Years”, a special programme...
29 Aug 2016 - 17 Sep 2016
Leo Li Chen in Residency
Asia Art Archive welcomes Leo Li Chen as artist in residency, from the priod that runs from 26 November...
26 Nov 2016 - 31 Jan 2017
Ho Tzu Nyen: The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia, Vol 1: G for Ghost (writers)
Asia Art Archive presents “The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia, Vol 1: G for Ghost (writers)”,...
21 Mar 2017 - 19 Aug 2017
Nilima Sheikh: Lines of Flight
On view at AAA Library, this exhibition explores the role of movement and travel in Nilima Sheikh‘s...
22 Mar 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
Lee Wen: Form Colour Action
The exhibition “Four Colour Action” presents drawing as a site of performance, with the sketchbooks...
13 Mar 2019 - 29 Jun 2019