Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe
The new series of our German Film Forum “Dangerous Times” kicks off with this award winner: A visually stunning historical film about a great artist in a time when Europe was on the brink of calamity, this is the story of a refugee – a tale of losing one’s home and searching for a new one.
Project 42: Concert for Vocal, Flute, Oboe and Media Installation at HKU Grand Hall
On his 42nd birthday, German experimental singer and composer Michael Schiefel had an epiphany of creating a piece for his oboe-flute-voice trio with Cathy Milliken and Dietmar Wiesner. While working on the composition, Schiefel encountered Hong Kong new media artist Vvzela Kook and the two further molded the project into a multimedia theatre programme.
Hallo Deutschland 2018
The competition “Hallo Deutschland 2018” invites all university students from Hong Kong, Macau, mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, Mongolia and South Korea to design a German lesson plan for primary and secondary schools students to arouse their interests in the German language and culture.
Benjamin Appl, Baritone Recital with James Baillieu, Piano
The Goethe-Institut is pleased to introduce, together with Premiere Performances, one of the most brilliant young German Lieder singers: Benjamin Appl. Join us for an evening of adventure, romance, magic, high emotion, and beautiful melodies performed by German baritone Benjamin Appl, “the current front-runner in the new generation of Lieder singers” (Gramophone).
Exhibition | 6.-28.4.2018
FUTURE OF THE PAST – PAST OF THE FUTURE: CREATING TIME IN PUBLIC SPACE THROUGH PERFORMANCE BY ISAAC CHONG WAI
Isaac Chong Wai, Hong Kong artist now living in Berlin, will have his first solo show at the Goethe-Institut Hongkong. The exhibition presents Isaac’s works in the past two years about the historical places and their implications in Germany.