GORMEI Art Month

29 February 2016

Like every March, Art Central, Art Basel and multiple exhibition openings light up Hong Kong's art scene, with thousands of international visitors in town to participate in one of the world’s largest growing art markets. This March, Gormei -- Asia’s first hub for Unique Dining Experiences is also proud to be part of the art calendar by debuting its curated program “Gormei Art Month” an unprecedented special month of art + dining & drinks highlighting the marriage between two of life’s finest crafts: art and gastronomy. 

Galleries and iconic dining venues include the likes of local and international artists and galleries like Xyza Cruz Bacani, Simon Birch, Movana Chen, John Franzen, Ryan Foote, Parkview Art, Puerta Roja, Galerie Huit, Pearl Lam Galleries and Michelin Star Restaurants like Bo Innovation, Tosca, CIAK In the Kitchen, Duddells; hot favorites like Stone Nullah Tavern, La Paloma, Aberdeen St Social, Linguini Fini, 208 Duecento Otto, Lily & Bloom, VEA Restaurant & Lounge, Fishsteria and others.

For the month of March, people will be able to enjoy in three types of events.

Art Hour from 1 – 17 March represents casual happy hour drinks with different artists at different bars priced at HK$200 – hK$350 per person including drinks and canapés, offering the local community and opportunity to engage in creative discussion, insights, and perspectives with both established and rising artists, consultants and gallerists and the art world.

Art on the Table takes place during various dates. Enjoy exclusive and intimate dinners with the artists themselves, synergizing fine gastronomy with fine art at top restaurants that include live art demonstrations and Michelin Chef Pairings.

Eat Art represents art-themed dinner or cocktail menus at different restaurants running for 1-2 weeks.


“ART HOUR” Events


 “Moving from Finance to Art” by Adriana Alvarez-Nichol (Founder of Puerta Roja) and sexy cava and pinchos from La Paloma
March 8 (International Women’s Day) @ La Paloma, 6-8pm


Art Hour at Fishsteria with artist William Tong: Special Sangria and $10 Oysters from Fishsteria
March 10 @ Fishsteria


Eat Art Menu at Stone Nullah Tavern - CLICK HERE for Menu details 
March 13-26th @ Stone Nullah Tavern 


Street Art & Dinner: Artist Bao Ho, Production Mogul Louisa Haining & Chef Vinny Lauria - CLICK HERE for Menu details 
March 13 @ Stone Nullah Tavern


Eat Art with Aberdeen Street Social & Food Artiste Ryan Foote
March 14-24 @ Aberdeen Street Social 


EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING IN AN ART FAIR…BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK 
March 15 @ La Paloma 


XYZA Cruz Bacani at Bo Innovation - HK$88 from each ticket sold will be donated to Bethune House Migrants Women Refuge
March 17 @ Bo Innovation 


The Art of Ceramics and Sake with Waka Artisans 
March 23 @ Waka Artisans 

***As a joint marketing partner of Gormei Art Month, Art Central is offering Gormei members the opportunity to purchase tickets at over 50% off! To take advantage of this ticket offer click HERE


***Art Central attendees will enjoy special discounted price tickets to Gormei Art Month Events:

For more information on all online ticket purchases, bookings, menus, please visit www.gormei.com/. The official hashtag is #GormeiArtMonth. More details can be found at Gormei’s Facebook page and on Instagram @GormeiHK

Art Central returns to the iconic Central Harbourfront 23-26 March 2016 [First Night 21 March, VIP Preview 22 March], showcasing the next generation of talent alongside some of the most established galleries from across Asia and the globe. This year the fair welcomes over 100 galleries from 20 countries, with over 70% hailing from 23 cities across greater Asia.

About Gormei 

Gormei  (www.gormei.com) is Asia's first hub for Unique Dining Experiences. Gormei works with leading restaurants, chefs, beverage specialists and other artisanal food makers to create and curate bespoke food experiences through an online platform. Recent Gormei experiences include The Spanish Food Festival, Soy Sauce Tasting dinner, a Peruvian-Chinese Degustation, a Music and Food pairing session, Iberico Ham Slicing Workshop, Chef-guided Wet Market Tour, BBQ with Bourbon Cocktails Party and Beer and Burgers Keg Party. Gormei offers an end-to-end service to restaurants including marketing, content creation, technology, payments and customer service, connecting them to an expanded user base of food loving consumers - both individual and corporate.


About Art Central

Art Central returns to the iconic Central Harbourfront 23-26 March 2016 [First Night 21 March, VIP Preview 22 March], showcasing the next generation of talent alongside some of the most established galleries from across Asia and the globe. This year the fair welcomes over 100 galleries from 20 countries, with over 70% hailing from 23 cities across greater Asia. Staged in the city’s largest ever, architect-designed temporary structure, the strong gallery line-up is complemented by a dynamic program that includes talks, film, and performance, as well as Hong Kong's hottest eateries making it a must-attend art event during Hong Kong Art Week.

We have a code for our subscribers whom can enjoy a special discount to book some of the Gormet Art Events: THEEDGE

Banner Image Background by Bao Ho 
2nd image: William Tong