White Cube

Ellen Altfest

Jan 11 – Mar 16
Opening: Thursday, Jan 10, 6 – 8.30pm

Abdomen by Ellen Altfest, Oil on Canvas, 23.5 x 25.3 x 3.5 cm, 2014-15.
© Ellen Altfest. Photo © White Cube (Cary Whittier).

Ellen Altfest’s first solo exhibition in Asia, Green Spot, consists of seven works painted over the past five years. Mainly painting from life and nature, Altfest renders her subjects in a meticulous detail that verges on abstraction.

50 Connaught Road, Central
(852) 2592 2000
Tu-Sa 11am to 7pm

The first of White Cube’s galleries to be located outside of the UK, White Cube Hong Kong is situated at 50 Connaught Road, in the heart of Hong Kong’s Central district. Since its inception in March 2012, the gallery has hosted a varied programme of exhibitions including Gilbert & George, Anselm Kiefer, Damien Hirst and Cerith Wyn Evans. The gallery provides an interior exhibition space of 550 m2 (6000 sq ft) which is set over two floors and has a ceiling height of over 4.5 metres. The building was designed by London based architects Maybank and Matthews.