HKBU receives donation of photography and visual arts books from Mr. Peter Lau

10 May 2018


The University recently received a generous donation of around 1,600 photography and visual arts books from Mr. Peter Lau, Honorary Vice President of the HKBU Foundation and Managing Director of the Asia One Communications Group. The books will be used by the Academy of Visual Arts for teaching and learning, research and visual/media arts related events and exhibitions. These books will also enrich the collection of the University Library.

In recognition of the donor’s generosity, Mr. Andy Lee, Vice-President (Administration) and Secretary hosted a lunch for Mr. Peter Lau and his wife Dr. Catherine Chan, Director of the Equity Group, on 10 May 2018. They were joined by HKBU representatives including Professor Louis Nixon, Dr. Lau Chak Kwong and Mr. Kalen Lee, Director, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor respectively of the Academy of Visual Arts; Mr. Kendall Crilly, University Librarian; and Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement and Secretary-General of the HKBU Foundation.