May 13 – Jul 31
Opening: Wednesday, May 12, 5.30–7.30pm
Celebrating the centenary of the artist, this Le French May Arts Festival Associated Project is a selection of 17 works, mostly on paper, that highlight his iconic abstract compositions and calligraphy. It’s the second in a series of shows the gallery has planned for its 40th anniversary this year. A selection of Chu’s poetic calligraphy and ink painting is on display at the gallery’s booth, 1C26, at Art Basel Hong Kong. A documentary film about his life premieres in the film section of Art Basel Hong Kong on May 22 at 11.15am at Hong Kong Arts Centre and Le French May Arts Festival on
Jun 2 at 7.15pm at Tai Kwun.
Alisan Fine Arts was founded in 1981. Over the years it has organised more than 100 exhibitions for Chinese artists living around the world. Through these exhibitions and other events, Alisan has brought to Hong Kong and other parts of Asia established international Chinese Artists including Zao Wouki, Chu Teh Chun, Gao Xingjian, Chao Chung Hsiang, John Way and Fay Ming, Walasse Ting and Hsiao Chin.
Chao Chunghsiang, Chu Teh Chun, Gao Xingjian, Lui Shou Kwan, Luo Qi, Wang Tiande, Wei Ligang, Yang Jiechang, Walasse Ting, Zao Wouki