Upcoming Public Lectures

CUMT x CHAT : Learning Curatorial Practices for Beginners

In this coming Fall, the BA Programme in Cultural Management is going to organize a learning project with CHAT@Mills. This project offers an exclusive opportunity for participants to learn about curatorial vision, thinking, methodology and practice from curators in a real-life museum setting. Curators from CHAT (Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile) will provide a series of lectures, workshops and tours to show participants the essential knowledge and skills to engage in curatorial practices. More details are as follows:

Dates of workshops:

16 Sep, 19 Oct, 9 Nov, 2 Dec 2021


10:30 am – 1:00 pm


CHAT, The Mills, 45 Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan


20 students

Registration Deadline:

25 August 2021

Executive Director and Chief Curator Takahashi Mizuki will host dialogical workshops for the deeper understanding of the role of curator and share her journey and methodology in curating exhibitions. Associate Curator Sunnie Chan will talk about her research and curation methods, illustrating with examples from her exhibition in CHAT’s permanent display. Assistant Curator of Learning and Community Eugenia Law will speak on ways to make communities engage with art through her experience organising CHAT’s community programmes. This project is designed to be informative yet informal and fun, and welcomes proactive students with a passion for art and culture!

For more details about CHAT, please visit https://www.mill6chat.org


About Ms. Takahashi

Takahashi Mizuki is the current Executive Director and Chief Curator of Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile. After serving as a founding curatorial member at Mori Art Museum in Tokyo from 1999-2003, Takahashi worked as senior curator at Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito and realised numerous transdisciplinary exhibitions addressing various artistic forms including manga, film, fashion, architecture, performance and contemporary art.

For learning about about Ms. Takahashi, you are suggested to visit the website https://www.mill6chat.org/takahashi-mizuki/