Irene Flanhardt

Irene gained her Bachelor of Visual Media (Fine Art) degree from Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, Australia, in 2008.

She is a photographer, painter, installation and paper-cutting artist. In December 2011, she set up Flanhardt Galerie und Atelier in Tai O Fishing Village – see her CV and gallery

Since 2010, she has curated and participated in a number of solo and group exhibitions including “Ding Ding to Kowloon”, “Stories of Cubans”, “Streets of Life”, “Markets around the World” and “The Charm of Tai O”. “Ding Ding to Kowloon” was a very popular exhibition; it attracted over 20,000 visitors and 60 social media to cover the event.

Irene’s works have been exhibited in various venues including Hong Kong International Airport, Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, Landmark Atrium, Consulate General of Nepal in Hong Kong, Pacific Place, Tai O Heritage Hotel and Grantham Hospital. Her works have also been published in numerous notable magazines and newspapers. Her collectors are from Europe, Canada, the United States and Asia.

In April 2014, she published a photography book “The Charm of Tai O” documenting her work in Tai O Fishing Village – see photography.

Other artists

Irene has been working with a group of photographers in the recent years and they have exhibited in various venues. It is interesting to see their photos in different genres - see photography.