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I.M. Pei: Life Is Architecture

This is the first major retrospective of Ieoh Ming Pei (1917–2019), one of the greatest architects of the 20th and 21st centuries. Pei’s high-profile projects were realised with an exceptionally wide geographic reach, including the National Gallery of Art East Building in Washington, D.C., modernisation of the Grand Louvre in Paris, Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong, and Museum of Islamic Art in Doha. These iconic landmarks solidified Pei’s position in architectural history and popular culture. This retrospective features more than 300 objects, many of them exhibited for the first time. The exhibition takes a close look at Pei’s life and work through six areas of focus that not only define his unique practice, but also place his architectural projects in dialogue with social, cultural, and biographical trajectories, showing architecture and life to be inseparable.

Photo 1: Wilson Lam; Image courtesy of M+, Hong Kong
Photo 2–3: Dan Leung; Image courtesy of M+, Hong Kong


Event details

Date

29 June 2024 – 5 January 2025

Time

10am to 6pm, Tuesday to Thursday and Saturday to Sunday;
10am to 10pm, Friday;
Closed on Monday

Venue

West Gallery, M+, West Kowloon Cultural District

Category(-ies)

Museums / Galleries / Public Spaces

Admission

Standard: HK$160;
Concessions: HK$80

Ticketing

Please refer to event website for details

Enquiry

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Organiser

M+, West Kowloon Cultural District

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