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The Hong Kong Central Library opened in 2001 and launched the Documents Collection Campaign and Hong Kong Music Collection Campaign in the same year. The two campaigns aim to collect literary documents related to Hong Kong and Mainland China. To mark the Hong Kong Central Library’s 20th anniversary, the exhibition will feature some precious collectibles which aims to give readers a better understanding of the accomplishments of the two campaigns over the years.
Thomas WANG is passionate about music throughout his life. He performed worldwide, including Hong Kong, Asia and Canada, as a violinist and conductor for decades. He was the Assistant Music Administrator (Professional) of the Music Office and the conductor of the Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra for many years. He made remarkable contribution to the music education in Hong Kong.
The exhibition introduces Thomas WANG's life and his music career through displaying the photographs, house programmes and trophies. Readers can find out more about this renowned violinist and conductor.
Hong Kong comics started out humbly in the early 20 century and reached their prime in the 1980s. Showcasing some selected comics from the Documents Collection Campaign, including Uncle Choi, Old Master Q, Miss 13 Dots, Little Rogues, Bruce Lee and The Chinese Hero, the exhibition traces the development of local comics and introduces some of the popular comic artists.