What’s Inside

A town hall and intergenerational magnet of life-long connections. A home to your passion for creativity and self-discovery. Open the GUILD doors. Come and explore our ever growing collaborations.


HKU Master of Arts in Creative Communications

HKU Master of Arts in Creative Communications

An intensive programme to expand your creativity, identify your own creative values, and discover your impact and signature of Creative Communications for growth in the 21st century.

HKU Black Box Studio & Theatre

HKU Black Box Studio & Theatre

A unique and innovative studio and theatre. Home to innovative creative courses, productions and international research partnerships, welcoming all levels of participation.

HKU Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

HKU Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

The Groundbreaking Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing. Join Asia’s one-of-a-kind arts and research centre, located at the heart of The University of Hong Kong.

Happiness Showcase 2024

HKU GUILD Happiness Showcase 2024

Meet and greet more than 100 designers and writers of the 21st century. Signature projects in creative communications and writing are igniting visions of care and community to last over time.

夢由 Walking on Air

夢由 Walking on Air

Presented by The Box, Freespace. Produced by the HKU GUILD & Black Box. An exquisite new dance choreographed by four innovative artists from Hong Kong Ballet.

Situation Room

The Situation Room

A tribute to an unexpected journey and a collection of creative writings and voices, from shared experiences by HKU Creative Writers, joined in deep collaborations with HK Ballet artists’ vision and videos


The HKU GUILD is proud of its long-standing and developing partnerships with innovative artists, top researchers, and leaders from around the world.

Inclusive of: HK Ballet; Asia Society Hong Kong; The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts; The HKU Academy for the Talented; INWP Partners: Boston University and Manchester Metropolitan University; Vessel Robotics Global Team of Research and Design in the Arts and Sciences; Emerson, Boston and Los Angeles campuses; University of Chicago; Harvard University

Programmes & Productions

Journeying Literary Journal
The Vessel: A New Experience of Robotics
HKU Creative Writing Lab
Moving Poetry
HKU International Creative Writing Prize
HKU Life Story Prize
Six Cups of Coffee
Exquisite Landings of the Footless Bird
Ties That Bind
Mapping the Hours
Girl Code
Orpheus Cabaret
Weird Pool Party
Hansel & Gretel
Only Through Time: Minding the Gap
Urban Islands
Mari the Sea

Discover the HKU GUILD