Opportunity

Opportunity is an online service that provides access to professional opportunities for young visual artists and the cultural and creative sectors alike, by matching community as well as commercial demand with specific talents. The purpose of this platform is in three folds:

YAA Online Portfolio Platform allows students and graduates from Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU to build their online portfolio to showcase their talents.

Find Job / Internship offers graduates and students with a range of real-life working, training and development opportunities in visual arts, including job-offers, commissions, awards, grants, residences, internships and placements.

Find Artist / Designer provides businesses, dealers, art spaces, creative institutions, governmental and non-governmental institutions with substantiated contacts to young visual arts talents as well as contacts to new ideas, inspiration and creative solutions to problems.

Young Creative Entrepreneur Award is a business start-up programme established in 2014 and now in its third edition. Funded by Mr. Brandon T.C. Liu, JP and organised by kaitak – Centre for Research and Development in Visual Arts. It aims at encouraging the final year students and recent graduates of the Academy of Visual Arts, who have high entrepreneurial spirit and desire to take on challenges, to develop their innovative ideas in the fields of visual arts and creative industries into executable plans and self-sustainable projects.