PIERRE GONALONS DESIGN WORKS | Solo Exhibition | Fri. May 27 2016 – Sun. June 26 2016
2.30 pm to 5.30 pm daily | Hotel ICON 28/F, 17 Science Museum Road , Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon
As part of Hong Kong’s month-long celebration of French culture, Le French May, Avenue des Arts is proud to partner with Hotel ICON to present the first exhibition in Asia of the renowned French designer and artist Pierre Gonalons.
The venue is Hotel ICON’s breathtaking 28th floor ‘Above and Beyond’ Lounge, featuring Hong Kong’s unique cityscape and skyline as its backdrop.
The Parisian designer will present a selection of his design works alongside a number of his brand new creations that mix pop culture with classical inspirations, all created through the use of exceptional materials.
With the support of Pernod Ricard, IFAS Solutions and Executive Process-Etudes
Avenue des Arts is a Los Angeles based gallery providing also Advisory and Consultancy services founded in 2013 by the French born, native Parisian, Dimitri Lorin.
Dimitri Lorin started his career as professional tennis player. He played on ATP tournaments during 10 years but Art has always been a part of his life, leading to his passion for collecting contemporary and urban art. High-level competition increased his creativity and his willingness to reach perfection and at the end of his tennis player career, he naturally turned to the Art market and founded in 2013 Avenue des Arts Gallery in Hong Kong. Representing some of the worlds leading Urban and Contemporary artists, Avenue des Arts Gallery have forged a reputation as the go to gallery in Asia for collectors looking for Urban art and for their experience in succesfully managing street artists in the global market place. Dimitri Lorin also worked for the launch of HOCA foundation in 2014 with the purpose of promoting and developing awareness of contemporary art in Hong Kong. He organized exhibitions with some top renowned artists as JR, Invader and Aya Takano.
With Avenue des Arts Gallery, he has the vision to create a platform for artists from the East to the West to exhibit and showcase their works, both in the street and in the gallery.
In June 2017, Avenue des Arts inaugurated a 6,000 sq ft new gallery in Los Angeles. Located at the intersection of E 8th Street and S Los Angeles Street, the gallery is in the heart of downtown LA, a cultural and vibrant neighborhood that gathers a large number of museums and galleries such as The Broad Museum, MOCA Museum, Hauser & Wirth Gallery, amongst others.
The Gallery participates in a number of significant art fairs worldwide each year: Art Central (Hong Kong), Urban Art Fair (Paris), Moniker (London), Context (Miami),etc…
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