What is TICA?

Our flagship education initiatives Toolbox International Creative Academy (TICA) in joint effort with the University of Oklahoma is set to launch from 4th to 10th January 2021, providing professional apprenticeship opportunity through specifically focused area of studies and learning occasions with industry professionals. We believe exchanges and connections to the folks of the larger international community stimulate artists intellectual visions and creativity.

Arts Management




What do we have?


Creative workshop





Faculty and Student Sharing

Dr. Ksenija Komljenović

TICA Faculty

Not only do you get to see what is up in music and percussion in Hong Kong, you have to experience this beautiful city, amazing people and culture.

Hunter Gross

TICA Percussion Participant

Some of the friends I made at TICA I will always be connected with for the rest of my life.

Oliver Herbert

TICA Artist

One of the really cool things about TICA is the collaboration happened in the moment between composers and performers themselves.

Byambadorj Nyamdavaa

TICA Percussion Participant

I am sure that this program will also be a big step for your future career too.

​Financially Supported by

Strategic Artistic Partner 

Principal Institution

Partners & Support

Toolbox Percussion International Composition Competition (TPICC)

The 3rd Toolbox Percussion International Composition Competition (TPICC) as a part of the Toolbox International Creative Academy (TICA), which will be held during 4-10 January 2021 in Hong Kong. TPICC is an annual competition for emerging composers across the globe who share our vision to create percussive arts practices with creativity, originality and potentials.

“To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.”

Leonard Bernstein


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A Toolbox Percussion Initiative, Supported by HKADC.

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