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Picture of Creative+ Arts Camp
DATE
2019/04/23 - 2019/04/27
LOCATION
Youth Square
ORGANIZER
Hong Kong Art Development Council, Youth Square
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Creative+ Arts Camp

"Community Exploration - Creative+ Arts Camp" was a 3.5-day camp for student art ambassadors from over 370 primary and special schools on an in-depth journey through the community led by artists of various fields. Together, they opened their 5 senses - sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch – to observe and discover the wonders of the community in search of its colors, scents, pulses, and stories that help each participant to express their personal ideas using different methods of artistic expressions."Community Exploration - Creative+ Arts Camp - Exhibition" has the theme of "Artistic Creativity x Community Exploration". The program has invited certified Zentangle teacher "Kityicat Creation", percussion music group "Toolbox Percussion", fragrance maker "okapistudio", sustainable design studio "KaCaMa Design Lab", and mime and physical theater director Danny Suen to be the instructors who will lead the students' sensory expeditions into the community and teach them about multifaceted artistic methods to express themselves.



'The certified Zentangle teacher, Cat from
'The certified Zentangle teacher, Cat from "Kityicat Creation", led the Sight Group.

'Student art ambassadors participated in different forms of artistic workshops and activities.  In addtion, they personally explored every nook and cranny of the streets to investigate the connection between arts and the community.
'Student art ambassadors participated in different forms of artistic workshops and activities. In addtion, they personally explored every nook and cranny of the streets to investigate the connection between arts and the community.

The mime and physical theater director, Danny Suen,  taught the Touch Group members on how to express themselves.
The mime and physical theater director, Danny Suen, taught the Touch Group members on how to express themselves.

The members of the Sound Group were inspired by hearing the voices of the community and created their own music with bottles.
The members of the Sound Group were inspired by hearing the voices of the community and created their own music with bottles.


"Community Exploration - Creative+ Arts Camp" was a 3.5-day camp for student art ambassadors from over 370 primary and special schools on an in-depth journey through the community led by artists of various fields.

The members of the Smell Group went to the traditional tea shop in Chai Wan and felt different tea fragrances.
The members of the Smell Group went to the traditional tea shop in Chai Wan and felt different tea fragrances.


"Community Exploration - Creative+ Arts Camp" Exhibition showcased the art pieces created in the duration of the art camp by the student art ambassadors that expressed their impressions and feelings toward the Chai Wan community.

The exhibition has a message board to share their feelings and experiences after the exhibition.
The exhibition has a message board to share their feelings and experiences after the exhibition.

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