Japanese Painting


Paintings by Makoto Fujimura including, Psalms, left, that make use of gold and mineral pigments and combine American abstract expressionism and the traditional Japanese art of Nihonga. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Gallery EXIT, G/F, 1 Shin Hing St, Central.

Wednesday, 16 December, 2009, 12:00am

Sound Bites

In your current solo exhibition at the University Museum and Art Gallery, there are 40 Chinese ink paintings created from the late 1960s to 2007. Do you fuse Chinese ink painting with contemporary design?

Designer and painter Kan Tai-keung: 'Like my paintings, my earlier designs were more westernised

3 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

HK Contemporary Chinese Ink Painting Exhibition 2007

Artist Commune, tomorrow-July 12, 2pm-7pm

5 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Into the 20th Year: State of Transition, Contemporary Paintings from Shanghai Revisited

Into the 20th Year: State of Transition, Contemporary Paintings from Shanghai Revisited

Alisan Fine Arts

Reviewed: August 18

Almost two decades ago, Alisan Fine Arts staged an exhibition of the works of 14 artists from Shanghai. This month, it revisits the work of 10 of them to see how they have developed.

22 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Universe of the Mind

University Museum and Art Gallery

Ends May 7

23 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Old is the new new

THE PARADOX OF becoming an artist is that the aspirant has to copy and learn from past and contemporary examples, while seeking an original creative voice. In Japan, there's an additional problem. In their quest to acquire a new vocabulary of expression, many young artists introduce foreign elements into their artwork rather than achieve true originality.

19 Mar 2006 - 12:00am


Q I want to buy some old Japanese screens to use as a division between my living room and dining room. They're hand-painted, and can double as art - and maybe even be worthwhile as investments. Prices seem to vary from $10,000 to $1 million. Why are some screens more historically important than others?


16 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

first person

Ink painting artist Leung Kui-ting, 60, is honorary adviser to the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and director of the Hong Kong Chingying Institute of Visual Arts. His work has been displayed in about 30 private exhibitions, as well as 60 worldwide exhibitions held by museums and large corporations

25 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Golden Pine

Exhibition: G/F, Oxford House, Taikoo Place. Open 24 hours. Permanent.

23 Jun 2000 - 12:00am