Virtual Showcase: QRL x Para Site: QUEER VISUAL CULTURE OF HONG KONG IN THE 1990S AND 2000S 流動閱酷 x PS角look頭:九十與千禧年代香港酷兒視覺文化的曇花一現

18 October 2019
QRL with ZINE COOP at Taipei Art Book Fair

QRL with ZINE COOP at Taipei Art Book Fair, Talk on Sustaining Creative Partnerships in Independent Publishing, October 18 – 20, 2019.

18 October 2019
QRL with ZINE COOP at Vancouver Art Book Fair

QRL with ZINE COOP at Vancouver Art Book Fair, October 18 – 20, 2019. Vancouver Art Book Fair (VABF) is a non-profit organization committed to the advancement, appreciation and circulation of artists’ publishing.

13 September 2019
Acudus Aranyian Solo Exhibition at Art and Cultural Outreach Staircase

Acudus Aranyian Solo Exhibition at Art and Cultural Outreach Staircase, September 13 – October 13, 2019. QRL Representative: Beatrix Pang. Acudus Aranyian is a Taiwanese indigenous Paiwan person. Born in 1996 in the Danlin tribe in Pingtung County, he moved to Taoyuan at the age of three when his family relocated for his father’s work. After moving to Tamsui to study at university, he began using his family’s old film camera to record his life. Over time, the rolls of film have chronicled his daily depression, his lust and emotions, the queer and techno cultures of Taipei, and political movements centered in Qingdao East Road.

6 July 2019
QRL workshops with Ka-Man Tse: Why Printed Matter and How to Make a Zine

QRL workshops with Ka-Man Tse: Why Printed Matter and How to Make a Zine, July 6 and 13, 2019. Supported by the Hong Kong International Photo Festival.

25 May 2020
QRL with ZINE COOP at Kitakagaya Flea & Asia Book Market

QRL with ZINE COOP at Kitakagaya Flea & Asia Book Market, Osaka, May 25 – 26, 2019. In dialogue with Takaki-san of IN/SECTS on May 25, 4-5pm.

1 May 2019
QRL English/Cantonese queer lexicon workshop

QRL English/Cantonese queer lexicon workshop, with venue support from The Gamut Project and Studio 94, and food from Table of Two Cities, May 1, 2019.

1 May 2019
QRL at Black Book Assembly 2019

QRL at Black Book Assembly, tabling and participating in a discussion Sharing Space: On Independent Publishing, Libraries and Archives with wares and indisczinepartij, April 27 – 28, 2019.

26 April 2019
Queer Visibility and Printed Matter: A Conversation

Queer Visibility and Printed Matter: a dialogue with Marrz Saludez Balaoro (Filguys) and Serene Hui Sze-Lok co-hosted by QRL and Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, April 26, 2019. 

11 April 2019
QRL with Asia Art Archive at Isla de Ediciones of arteBA

QRL with Asia Art Archive at Isla de Ediciones of arteBA art fair in Buenos Aires, 11 – 14 April, 2019. Thanks to John Tain.

29 March 2019
QRL at the 2019 Hong Kong Queer Literary and Culture Festival

Including three collaborative posters with artists Cenga Tse, Rice + Lumpy and Iammelancholy, reading corner and mini-discussion on QRL’s holdings (March 30), talk with Connie Chan on the networks forged through 90s queer zines and newsletters (March 31), and our friend Veronica Sanchis of Foto Féminas who we invited to create a mobile human library.

23 February 2019
QRL Photobook Display and Dialogue with Gabriel Cheung

QRL photobook display and dialogue with Gabriel Cheung of Small Potatoes Press, moderated by Eugene from Maekan as part of 8edroom Zine Club, organized by Bedroom and 8-Ball Community, February 23 – 25, 2019.

11 January 2019
QRL at Booked

QRL at Booked, Hong Kong’s first international art book fair organized by Tai Kwun Contemporary, January 11 – 13, 2019. As a new, large-scale art book fair in Asia, “Booked” underscores Tai Kwun Contemporary’s dedication to presenting contemporary art programmes in support of the expanding art ecology in Hong Kong. This includes providing a platform for local, regional, and international creative practitioners who use books as a medium of artistic expression to share their work. 

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