The Upper House Hong Kong in partnership with Liberatum, the international cultural diplomacy organization presents leading artistic personalities to Hong Kong, during a two day programme from 27 to 29 April, 2012 aimed at captivating and opening global minds.
Andre Fu, the interior architect of The Upper House, is also one of the cultural icons of Liberatum and will participate in the programme on 29 April.
Some of the other participants include legendary singer Marianne Faithfull, Grammy Award winning producer, musician and designer Pharrell Williams, renowned American screenwriter and filmmaker Paul Schrader, Nobel prize winning author Sir VS Naipaul, photographer Wing Shya, singer Khalil Fong, fashion icon and hat designer Philip Treacy, composer and pianist Rosey Chan, Chinese-Canadian artist Terence Koh, actor Daniel Wu, Academy Award nominated director Mike Figgis, film producer Nansun Shi and Russian artist Svetlana K-Lie among many others.
Dean Winter, Area General Manager – Hong Kong of Swire Hotels said, “We are excited to work with Liberatum in their first cultural festival in Asia. The concept of The Upper House mirrors the mission of Liberatum to highlight the importance of continuing to explore different international cultures from the perspectives of art, design and architecture”.
Images courtesy of Liberatum