1aspace

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1aspace is one of the art groups and viagra without prescription uk artists based in a former Cattle Depot that was built approximately in 1908 and rehabilitated for its new purpose by a government architect.It is an independent, non-profit organization founded and operated by a collective of Hong Kong artworkers. It aims to promote the critical dissemination of contemporary visual art practices and affiliated artforms through the 1a program of works drawn from Hong Kong and the international arena. The art space is known for its experimental curatorial approach and creative interaction with the public.1aspace is operated by the Program Committee and augmented by an Advisory Panel of local and international artworkers.Between 1998 and 2000, 1aspace was located in the former Government Supplies Department, in Oil Street, the first art village in Hong Kong. In 1998, the old Government warehouse complex in Oil Street, North Point, was open to the public on a short-term lease. The low rental rate immediately attracted a lot of art groups and artists (among them 1aspace) giving birth to the first community-initiated “art-village” in Hong Kong.In late 1999, Hong Kong Government decided to retrieve the old warehouse and The Oil Street Community started a campaign to negotiate with the competent authority for a substitute. The all community succeeded in acquiring the former Cattle Depot in To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, as a replacement. Also housed in the site are 20 community-driven organisations and individual artists from the “Oil Street” art village, These include; Artist Commune, Videotage, On and On Theatre, Z+Z+.New programs of 1aspace started in this venue, Cattle Depot Artist Village, in August 2001, The organization is currently supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council and by grants and donation from private sector.