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Ju Ming

Man in black

The studiously beautiful arrangements of dead leaves and flowers symbolise renewal and rebirth.

Sunday, 3 July, 2011, 12:00am

Ju Ming Exhibition

Works from the Taiwanese sculptor's Tai Chi (including the work above) and Living World series. Daily, 10am-7pm, Open Plaza and The Rotunda, Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central; The Landmark, 15 Queen's Rd Central; and iPreciation, Suite LG3, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central. Inquiries: 2537 8869. Ends Jun 20

14 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Best buyer's market in years for art lovers

The 20th Century and Contemporary Asian Art sale next Wednesday consists of more than 60 lots of Chinese oil paintings, sculptures and Southeast Asian art. The sale is an ideal opportunity for everyone from first-time investors to aficionados to invest, according to Meilin Wang, head of Chinese paintings, 20th century and contemporary Asian art at Bonhams Hong Kong.

28 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Revealed: our ten captains of cool

From performing arts and architecture to fashion and nightlife, here are the winners

The Top 10

The winners of the SCMP/Harper's Bazaar StyleAwards 2008

StyleMaker award

Wong Kar-wai, Filmmaker

I don't believe in inspiration. If one day I find I don't have any ideas, I will take a break from art

26 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Wu Guanzhong painting sells for HK$31.6m

28 May 2007 - 12:00am

Go figure

In 1542, sailors on a Portuguese ship heading to Japan spotted Taiwan and named it Ilha Formosa, beautiful island. Driving along the coastal road from Taipei to the Ju Ming Museum, it's easy to understand how the sailors arrived at that name. The coastline, studded with rock formations, is dramatic and forbidding.

18 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

The art of branding

SIR MICHAEL KADOORIE, chairman of Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, and his wife, Lady Kadoorie, have permanently loaned a sculpture called Single Whip to one of the group's hotels in Chicago.

The 1.5-metre-high bronze by Ju Ming can be seen on The Terrace of The Peninsula Chicago, where it has been since 2001.

11 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Men at work

AMID HONG KONG'S crowded skyscrapers and teeming streets, local artists are finding new spaces and ways to introduce their three-dimensional works to the public.

Locally based British sculptor James Wolfe, whose pieces explore and break geometry, says the city's streets, shops and malls are potential venues for temporary public art and performances.

8 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Common ground

HAVING EXHIBITED AT some of the world's most prestigious cultural venues, it comes as a bit of a surprise to find a large collection of Ju Ming sculptures inside a Causeway Bay shopping centre.

18 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Bronzes in the piazza

As a nice change from the usual crass merchandising displays, Times Square is hosting an exhibition of highly respected Taiwanese sculptor Ju Ming's works at its piazza and second-floor lobby until August 1. At the opening reception on Wednesday, the entire piazza was sectioned off for VIPs and the media, with the event relayed live on a big screen above.

14 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

What's On

COLDPLAY SET TO ROCK HONG KONG

The British rock band Coldplay will take centre stage at the AsiaWorld-Arena on Thursday following their tour in Singapore.

The popular band consists of Chris Martin (vocals/piano), Jon Buckland (guitar), Will Champion (drums) and Guy Berryman (bass).

10 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

The Talk

Ju Ming's View on Aesthetics

Taiwanese sculptor Ju Ming (above), known for his giant, abstract martial-arts figures, talks about art. His sculptures (worth $100 million) will be exhibited at Times Square, from Wed-Aug 1. In Putonghua. Fri, 2pm-4pm, Agnes b. Cinema! HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, free (registration required). Inquiries: 2922 2822

9 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Seeing the bright side of life in the country

THE latest exhibition at the J R Guettinger Gallery, which runs until November 24, is a kaleidoscope of exotic colour and sinuous line in celebration of the country woman.

26 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

Sumo culture from the inside

TWENTY years ago, a major Tokyo department store, eager for a ''real'' New York fashion artist, invited one over.

Less than a month later, the guest illustrator saw her first sumo match and found herself captivated by the huge men.

6 Feb 1993 - 12:00am