Non-Profit

Para Site

Founded in 1996, Para Site has produced, exhibited and communicated both local and international contemporary art through a number of high-calibre exhibitions. Its director is Cosmin Costinas.

Para Site is a non-profit art organization nestled in the heart of Hong Kong, on a side street off the western stretch of Hollywood Road antique street. Since its foundation in 1996, Para Site has produced, exhibited and communicated both local and international contemporary art through a number of high-calibre exhibitions.

It hosts an ambitious and rich programme which includes around 10 exhibitions a year, as well as diverse activities including seminars, guest talks, workshops, residency programs and bilingual visual arts publications.

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon, tue

T: +852 25174620
M: info@para-site.art
W: Website

ADDRESS
22/F, Wing Wah Industrial Building 677 King’s Road

ESTABLISHED
1996
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
A Hundred Years of Shame – Songs of Resistance and Scenarios for Chinese Nations
A Hundred Years of Shame – Songs of Resistance and Scenarios for Chinese Nations brings together artists...
07 Mar 2015 - 10 May 2015
Exhibitions
It May Be That Beauty Has Strengthened Our Resolve
It May Be That Beauty Has Strengthened Our Resolve at Para Site in Hong Kong is a group exhibition featuring...
09 Mar 2013 - 28 Mar 2013
Exhibitions
Imagine there’s no country, Above us only our cities
Para Site presents Imagine there’s no country, Above us only our cities, an exhibition curated...
01 Aug 2015 - 06 Sep 2015
Exhibitions
A Luxury We Cannot Afford
A Luxury We Cannot Afford, is an intergenerational explorative essay reflecting on the formation, development,...
19 Sep 2015 - 29 Nov 2015
Exhibitions
Sarah Lai Cheuk Wah: In Stasis
Para Site presents a solo presentation In Stasis by Sarah Lai Cheuk Wah (b. 1983, Hong Kong). Building...
15 Mar 2015 - 17 Mar 2015
Exhibitions
The world is our home. A poem on abstraction
Para Site presents The world is our home. A poem on abstraction, featuring works by Robert Motherwell,...
12 Dec 2015 - 06 Mar 2016
Exhibitions
Afterwork
Afterwork takes its point of departure from Para Site’s ongoing Hong Kong’s Migrant Domestic Workers...
19 Mar 2016 - 29 May 2016
Exhibitions
That Has Been, and May Be Again
Para Site presents “That Has Been, and May Be Again”, an exhibition opening on June 10 and...
10 Jun 2016 - 21 Aug 2016
Exhibitions
Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity of Madness
The Serenity of Madness is the first solo exhibition of Apichatpong Weerasethakul presented in Hong...
18 Sep 2016 - 27 Nov 2016
Exhibitions
Container Artist Recidency 01: Creative Operational Solutions
Para Site announces “Creative Operational Solutions” the first show from Container Artist...
10 Dec 2016 - 26 Feb 2017
Exhibitions
Soil and Stones, Souls and Songs
Para Site present the traveling and transforming exhibition “Soil and Stones, Souls and Songs” that...
18 Mar 2017 - 11 Jun 2017
Exhibitions
In Search of Miss Ruthless
The show presents the work of 23 artists inspired by the media infrastructure that frames a pageant queen,...
01 Jul 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
Exhibitions
Manuel Pelmuş: Movements at an Exhibition
“Movements at an Exhibition” is a solo show by artist and choreographer Manuel Pelmuș presenting...
09 Dec 2017 - 15 Feb 2018
Exhibitions
A Beast, a God, and a Line
“A Beast, a God, and a Line” curated by Cosmin Costinas features over 50 artists from South...
16 Mar 2018 - 20 May 2018
Exhibitions
Kotodama
Curated by André Chan, the exhibition is part of Para Site’s Emerging Curators program, now at its...
16 Jun 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
Exhibitions
Ellen Pau: What About Home Affairs?
The exhibition marks the first retrospective in Hong Kong of artist Ellen Pau, including  representative...
09 Dec 2018 - 03 Mar 2019
Exhibitions
An Opera for Animals
“An Opera for Animals” explores the highly contrived and controlled environment under the...
23 Mar 2019 - 09 Jun 2019
Exhibitions
Bicycle Thieves
Paying tribute to the Italian neorealist film “Ladri di Bicilette” (bicycle thieves) in which...
29 Jun 2019 - 01 Sep 2019
Exhibitions
Curse Mantra: How to Kill Factory Owners
The exhibition brings together materials of literature produced by member priests and documentary photographs...
23 Aug 2019 - 14 Sep 2019
Exhibitions
Café do Brasil
Situated on the second floor of Ocean Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui, a corner enjoying a seaside view, Café...
13 Sep 2019 - 24 Nov 2019