A Tradition Of Innovation: Modern and Contemporary Chinese Paintings

(Issue 192/November 2022)

Mr Hui Cheuk Fun (許灼勳先生) is by training as an architect, and by interest an art historian, critic, collector, poet, calligrapher and painter. In the lecture, Mr Hui will discuss the art of Chinese painting as an evolutionary process of experimentation and innovation showcasing the creativity of great masters, such as Ren Bonian (任伯年), Qi Baishi (齊白石), Xu Beihong (徐悲鴻). He will offer ideas on appreciating Chinese paintings and discerning the originals from imitations. The lecture will be illustrated with paintings and images from Mr Hui’s collection.

Details of the Public Lecture are as follows:

  • Date: 11 Nov 2022 (Fri)
  • Time: 4:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Venue: G/F, Space for All @ HSUHK Library
  • Language: Cantonese (Simultaneous interpretation in English)

If you’re interested in joining the Public Lecture, please click here and fill in the registration form. Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis for on-site participation. One iGPS unit will be granted to HSUHK students who join in person.

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