Nov 18 - Nov 22 1993

Art Asia 1993

Press Release


Top Artists to be featured by Schoeni Art Gallery in Art Asia 1993.

Art Asia '93, Asia's largest and most prestigious art fair to date, will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from the 18th-22nd November 1993. Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd, one of Hong Kong's most prominent art galleries, is proud to participate in the fair and invites Hong Kong's art lovers and collectors to share the unusual visions of the artists represented by the gallery.

Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd will feature a wide variety of works by several artists in Art Asia, bringing to the public a broad spectrum of styles and artistic vocabularies of important artists; which it promotes Internationally over the long term.

On display are works by Wang Yidong, China's most important artist in oil, whose paintings of life in his native Shangdong province reflect a combination of Chinese culture and Western techniques. The long-awaited Palace Series of Jiang Guofang, the result of more than 6 years of work, will also be featured. Realistic figurative oils by Weng Danxian of his native Fujian women elicit a harmony of creativity and technique.

Liu Dahong rose to fame after successful promotion by the Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd. A coveted artist among Hong Kong collectors, he has produced only one work in the past year, a unique 7 panel painting which depicts the handover of Hong Kong to China in 1997. Also present are the classically inspired paintings by intellectual avant-garde artist Xia Xing, who uses contemporary post-modern culture as a subject.

Finally, a number of paintings by Russian artist Alexei Sundukov, whose first one man show will be opening at the Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd on Tuesday, November 16th 1993, will also be displayed in Art Asia '93. The exhibition at the Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd, which features 32 paintings by the artist together with the publication of his first book, will continue till November 30th 1993 .

For more information, please contact Ms Martha Liew or Ms Sonya Sippy.

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Additional Material

  • Nov 18 - Nov 22 1993

  • Schoeni Art Gallery Booth, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

  • Jiang Guofang

  • Liu Dahong

  • Liu Wei

  • Alexei Sundukov

  • Wang Yidong

  • Weng Danxian



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