A fundraising gala dinner to celebrate HKU 100th anniversary for 100 special guests at the Museum amongst 100 photo exhibits.
The evening started with cocktails and viewing of the exhibition. A four-course dinner with and wines followed.
MCs – Carolyn Lu and Dr. Patrick Tong
Welcome – Bonnie Huo
Speech – Mrs. Ellen Tsui
Champagne Toasting – All Committee
Souvenir Presentation – to Judges Choices Photographers, Jurors, Sponsors and Advisors (presented by Jurors, Professor Lap Chee Tsui, Mrs. Ellen Tsui, Professor SP Chow)
Percussion Performance – Louis Siu & Vicky Shin
Games and Lucky Draw – Pansy Leung & Anna Yeung (drawn by Yeung Chun-tong, Professor SP Chow, Professor Lap Chee Tsui, Mrs. Ellen Tsui)
Votes of Thanks – Yeung Chun-tong & Yvonne Choi
Floral Design by Masao Mizukami
Music and humour filled the evening, starting with Kool & the Gang’s “Celebration” and ending with Louis Armstrong’s “What a Wonderful World”, guests went home humming the tunes and carrying a complimentary copy of the gleaming “Celebrations!” photography book and a Museum journal.
To order copies of the limited edition “Celebrations!” book published by HKU Museum Society, please go to DONATION in this website. All profits generated from the sale of this book will be donated to UMAG. The book will make a good gift for any happy occasion. It is also available at UMAG Bookstore, AO Photo Book Centers, and major bookstores in Hong Kong.