Exhibition on the Theme ‘Vanishing Glaciers’

Date:
22 March 2018 - 30 June 2018

Time:
9:30 am – 5:00 pm


Venue:
Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change,
Yasumoto International Academic Park 8/F,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Admission:
Free Admission

Enquiries:
Tel: 3943 3972
Email: mocc@cuhk.edu.hk


Event Details:

Jointly organized by the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), UK-based non-profit arts organization Project Pressure and the Hong Kong Observatory, an exhibition on the theme ‘Vanishing Glaciers’ will be launched on 22 March 2018. Officiated at the ceremony will be Professor Fok Tai-fai, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President of CUHK, Ms Vivian Lee, Senior Charities Manager of The Hong Kong Jockey Club, Mr Klaus Thymann, Founder of Project Pressure and Mr Lee Sai-ming, Senior Scientific Officer (Climate Forecast Services and Climate Change Studies) of the Hong Kong Observatory.

At the ceremony, Mr Klaus Thymann will give a talk on ‘Using Art to Communicate Climate Change’. Tea reception and guided tour of the Exhibition and the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change will be arranged after the ceremony. This Exhibition will present a new way of showing comparative images from 1946, 1959, 1980 and 2017 of the Tarfala Valley, Sweden by using photogrammetry created 3D models, with the objective of illustrating the impact of climate change (Exhibition Period: 22 March – 30 June 2018).

For more information, please visit our website: http://www.mocc.cuhk.edu.hk/  



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