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‘My Forbidden Room’

Nalok.Lok Illustrated Book Exhibition

An introspective event, the captivating exhibition and workshops showcase Nalok.Lok's illustrated book, "My Forbidden Room", which serves as a gateway into the depths of imagination and emotion. 

 

Here, the darkly enchanting illustrations of Nalok.Lok, the therapeutic art of Cindy and the soul-stirring music of Melody Wu converge in a singular experience. It is a journey through the corridors of the human psyche, where you make personal discoveries through art, music, and therapy.

About the Creators

Meet the creative minds fuelling this journey: Nalok.Lok, the master of dark-themed illustrated tales; Cindy, blending art and therapy; and Melody Wu, harmonising music with visuals. 

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Naloklok

Nalok.Lok    

Hong Kong Society of Illustrators Committee Member & Illustrator 

Nalok.Lok, or Kwan Wai-lok, is a celebrated creator of dark-themed illustrated books. He wraps the grim realities of life in the guise of fairy tales, sprinkled with societal satire and reflecting the fragility of the human psyche. Honoured as "Illustrator of the Year" by the Japanese Illustrators Association in 2023, he has contributed his talent to social welfare organisations, enriching our community and society. Nalok.Lok dedicates himself to educating emerging artists, promoting the evolution of artistic expression.

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Melody

Melody Wu    

singer-songwriter 

 

Melody merges sound design and music composition, skillfully blending auditory and visual storytelling in illustrated books and more. She crafts soundscapes that deepen narrative immersion, merging seamlessly with visuals for a multi-sensory experience. Leading workshops that explore sound-image synergy, Melody inspires creators to push creative boundaries. Her work champions the power of art to surpass visual limits, resonating universally.

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Cindy

Cindy    
Registered Arts Therapist (AThR)

 

Cindy, a Registered Arts Therapist with ANZACATA, dedicates herself to enhancing mental wellness through Expressive Arts Therapy. Tapping her sensitivity, creativity and compassion, she harnesses the arts' therapeutic and expressive potential to help individuals channel their emotions and connect with the world. Working with NGOs and in educational settings, Cindy aspires to empower individuals towlards their own enlightening paths of self-discovery and healing.

 Events
Step into a realm where art, music, and emotional exploration converge, offering a series of events designed to inspire, heal, and transform.

  • Mar 24, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    An introspective event, the captivating exhibition showcase Nalok.Lok's illustrated book, "My Forbidden Room", which serves as a gateway into the depths of imagination and emotion. 加入這場引人深思的活動,通過奈樂樂的《不想進入的房間》繪本,展開一系列展覽和工作坊,來一趟奇妙的想象之旅,深入探索情感世界。
  • Mar 23, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Empowerment Through Art and Music Dive into a transformative experience with Cindy and Melody, combining creative expression with the healing power of music. 誠邀你參加一場融入音樂、舞動及手作等創作藝術的深層治癒體驗。透過Melody為Nalok.Lok繪本創作的《盡頭的房間》一曲,引領您一同探索內心收藏已久的回憶 。Cindy作為一位註冊藝術(表達藝術)治療師,提供安寧的一隅,讓你體驗透過藝術抒發心情,照顧自己的內心 。
  • Mar 17, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    An introspective event, the captivating exhibition showcase Nalok.Lok's illustrated book, "My Forbidden Room", which serves as a gateway into the depths of imagination and emotion. 加入這場引人深思的活動,通過奈樂樂的《不想進入的房間》繪本,展開一系列展覽和工作坊,來一趟奇妙的想象之旅,深入探索情感世界。
  • Mar 17, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Nalok.Lok leads a hands-on workshop designed to breathe life into your stories, guiding you from the germination of an idea to the final stroke of the brush. Unleash your creative potential in crafting your own illustrated book. 在奈樂樂指導下,親手為故事注入生命,將心中正在萌芽的故事,化為生動的畫作。發揮潛藏的創意,製作屬於自己的繪本。
  • Mar 16, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Nalok.Lok leads a hands-on workshop designed to breathe life into your stories, guiding you from the germination of an idea to the final stroke of the brush. Unleash your creative potential in crafting your own illustrated book. 在奈樂樂指導下,親手為故事注入生命,將心中正在萌芽的故事,化為生動的畫作。發揮潛藏的創意,製作屬於自己的繪本。
  • Mar 15, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Welcome to an immersive opening centred around the evocative works of Nalok.Lok, complemented by the heartfelt music sharing from Melody. 誠邀您參與我們沉浸式的開幕展,活動圍繞奈樂樂引人入勝的藝術創作,輔以Melody動人的音樂表演,一場視聽之旅正式上演。
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