This July, dive into an Italian lakeside summer of art and culture at K11 MUSEA. Transforming into a villa on the edge of the waterfront, the cultural-retail destination is donned in picturesque elegance that draws inspiration from the magnificent villas speckled along the shores of Italy’s renowned summer getaway––Lake Como. A destination that has long been captivating visitors from all over the world, VILLA MUSEA takes inspiration from Lake Como’s historical seat of trade that gathers the pinnacles of art, culture, design, and architecture to its shores from around the world.
Over 20 World’s Rarest Classic Cars Lands at K11 MUSEA: Explore the mystique of rare automotive from the 1930s to present at THE MUSEA CLASSIC
An iconic car exudes an aura of mystique and legacy; it also showcases different eras of design, engineering, and craftsmanship. From 9 July to 8 August, VILLA MUSEA pays homage to one of the most well-known classic car shows in the world set in Lake Como since 1929. In collaboration with the Classic Car Club of Hong Kong, THE MUSEA CLASSIC features a collection of over 20 world’s most beautiful and rare collectible cars in two phases, many of which will be shown in Hong Kong for the first time.
Italy is known as the birthplace of sports cars, the perfect union of the country’s artistry, history, and craftsmanship. Germany stands proud as one of the origins of the modern automobile industry, with excellence in engineering while Great Britain has an incredible motoring heritage known for its elegance and class that spans decades. THE MUSEA CLASSIC features numerous supercar brands from these countries including Ferrari, Maserati, Mercedes Benz, Porsche, BMW, Aston Martin, Jaguar, Rolls Royce, and Morgan.
From Lake Como to VILLA MUSEA: a feast awaits
To make the most of one’s journey at VILLA MUSEA, a plethora of Italian culinary experiences are just within a few steps away. Discover coffee and gelato, wines, and cocktails inspired by the scenic Lake Como. Aside from Hong Kong’s first exclusive Campari Pop-up bar, Artisan Lounge offers a time-limited Summer Festa à la carte menu curated by award-winning Italian chef Alessandro Angelini and Chef Luca De Berardinis. Separately, Artisan Lounge also created an all-day afternoon tea set that takes inspiration from an Italian summer with key highlights including Cannoli with Cheese Mouse and Freshly Baked Ricotta Cheese Pudding with Blueberry Jam and Cream. Pasticceria Giovanni Pina 1920 offers a Lake Como menu with an irresistible coffee selection and sweet delicacies. VELO offers the Lake Como 5-course Tasting Menu experience, assembling the freshest and top-of-the-line ingredients with authentic Italian cooking methods. Indulge in the Exclusive Lake Como Trio from Dood Bottega Gelateria which uses Sicilian lemons shipped fresh every week. Using an ice cream machine made by Ferrari, it offers the truest taste of an Italian Sorbet. The Fine Wine Experience also brings Italian wine from Tuscany and Piedmont to the table, paired with a selection of truffle ham, premium cheeses, and a gorgeous view of the sea. But the most indulgent way to spoil oneself is with the extremely rare Grappa No. 71 from The Whiskey Library where only 20 bottles are made available in Hong Kong. Travel across K11 MUSEA and discover your own gastronomic journey!
Find your moment in art and creativity
As the journey continues, why not discover art and culture across K11 MUSEA. Art lovers can visit the Gold Ball (2F) and explore various futuristic artworks by Japanese artist Hajime Sorayama, continuing from his iconic Aquatic series later this month. Between July and August, immerse yourself in the world of Opera at K11 Art House’s masterful works such as Rossini’s La Cenerentola, Puccini’s La Boheme, and Tosca or participate in the Italian Outdoor Screenings at Sunken Plaza: Short Films and Jazz Performance, presented by the Italian Cultural Institute Hong Kong. For families, there are plenty of creative workshops under K11 KULTURE ACADEMY. Learn about the traditional methods of millinery through the Italian Straw Boater workshop, learn painting techniques through painting floral teacups inspired by Leonardo da Vinci or study characterisation and practise acting techniques with fairy tales.
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