Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK
Launch Cocktail in HK

To celebrate the premiere of KALEIDOSCOPE Asia’s new issue at Art Basel Hong Kong, on Thursday 24 March we organized a launch cocktail at The Garden by Le Baron, a pop-up terrace bar at The Upper House, co-hosted by Ann Marie Schichili on behalf of Value Retail China.

Hosts Alessio Ascari from Kaleidoscope, Davide Quadrio from Arthub Asia, and Cody Allen from Le Baron Shanghai were joined by prominent figures of the HK, Asian and international art and creative scene.

Guests attending the launch included: cover artist Chen Wei, who contributed a LED brooch especially produced as a gift for the event; Miao Ying, whose videos were projected during the party; M+ curator Pauline Yao; Spring Workshop’s Christina Li; Para/Site’s Cosmin Costinas; Ingrid Chu from Asia Art Archive; NTU CCA Singapore’s director Ute Meta Bauer; Shanghai Biennial curators Raqs Media Collective; Modern Media’s Shaway Yeh; collector and M-Woods co-founder Michael Xufu Huang; Gucci’s worldwide communications director Alessio Vannetti; gallerists Johann König and Pearl Lam’s Nick Buckley Wood; Städelschule’s director Philippe Pirotte; Absolut Art CEO Nahema Mehta; and HUGO BOSS Asia Art Award winner Maria Taniguchi.