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.

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

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 TIMES:
Wed – Sun 12pm – 7pm

CLOSING DAYS:
Mon, Tue
ADMISSION:
Free
T: +852 25174620
M: info@para-site.art
W: Para Site

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

ESTABLISHED
1996
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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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
Exhibitions
An Opera for Animals
“An Opera for Animals” explores the highly contrived and controlled environment under the...
23 Mar 2019 - 09 Jun 2019
Para Site
Hong Kong
Exhibitions
Bicycle Thieves
Paying tribute to the Italian neorealist film “Ladri di Bicilette” (bicycle thieves) in which...
29 Jun 2019 - 01 Sep 2019
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong
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
Para Site
Hong Kong