THEME OF ARTS PROGRAMME 2016
The most exhilarating weekend in Hong Kong, Clockenflap has built its reputation on the alchemy of MUSIC-ART-PEOPLE. The Clockenflap arts programme, juxtaposes some of the most exciting emerging, and established local and international artists, all within an outdoor family-friendly music festival context. The festival format honors the avant-garde with skillful, experimental and innovative art forms spanning; visual arts, performing arts, film and animation. Local and international artists are invited to respond to our 2016 theme: FUTURE HUMAN – an essential narrative.
With Hong Kong, a city in constant transition, as our canvas; we bring into focus what it means to be human in the digital age, and to dialog at the interface of art, technology and society. Audiences are increasingly demanding of immersive and visceral experiences, and Clockenflap delivers on all fronts. Arts range from the contemplative and transformative, spectacular and surreal, to the light hearted and playful. Large format installations, architectural pavilions, kinetic sculpture, virtual reality, film, animation, theatre and, mobile live performances, shall engage festival explorers throughout the three-day weekend.