University of South Wales
On My Mind

 

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主辦機構: BLINK Gallery hk

Art is a wonderful means to convey one's affection.

 

TK missed her years living in Scotland, and wanted to recall her old memories of people and places after her return to Hong Kong. Simon recalled his travelling experiences between mountains and rivers, and longed for a life in the wonderland. Rebecca would like to achieve her dream, and is looking forward to the future.

 

In this exhibition, the three Hong Kong artists have injected their thoughts and imagination into their works, and allow the viewers to enter their inner world, as well as to share their memories and wishes.

Art is always on my mind.

 

 

Date : 24~27 June 2014

Time : 10am~6pm

Venue : University of South Wales, Cardiff Campus, Adam St, Cardiff, CF24 2FN, U.K.

Opening : 25 June at 12pm

Enquiry : (UK) +44 7518 227885 / (HK) +852 6091 9191

 

 

About the artists

Ms. TK Chan,

co-founder and curator of BLINK Gallery, graduated with MA Interdisciplinary Design, worked and taught in Scotland for many years. TK illustrated quirky drawings about Scottish, her illustration book "The Reality of My Scotland" has been exhibited in London and Edinburgh, and her publications sold at the Edinburgh Fringe Office and Fruitmarket Gallery.

 

 

TK contributed to the education of art and design, and is appointed as associate programme leader of BA(Hons) Graphic Design, University of Sunderland. She returns to Hong Kong misses Scotland and so began to paint Scottish scenes in Hong Kong. She is hoping to promote Scottish culture in Hong Kong through her paintings.

 

 

Simon Yung,

borned in Hong Kong. Being a full-time designer, he has also contributed to the education of art and design, and is appointed as tutor of Renmin University of China, Xu Bei-hong School of Arts. He has participated in numerous local and oversea art exhibitions and held his first solo exhibition "Empathy" at BLINK Gallery (Hong Kong) in 2013. His works are collected by the Hong Kong Museum of Arts and private collectors.

 

Simon liked travelling and experiencing the world and used ink paintings to record his feelings and observations. His style is influenced by J. M. William Turner(1755-1885), the British Romantic painter; Claude Monet(1840-1926), the Impressionist painter; and Fu Baoshi(1904-1965), the Chinese Contemporary art master. His works can always transcend the viewers into a romantic and tranquil zone.

 

 

Rebecca Hon,

is a Hong Kong artist that born in 80s. Rebecca is specialized in using digital painting and mix-media as a design language; to reconstruct different materials and images. Moreover, Rebecca likes to develop paintings that can present her and Hong Kong, and to explore different point of views and messages from the city that she lives.

 

Rebecca is using digital arts to reveal her own point of view about life, environment and future of Hong Kong. To remind people that beauty exists always but usually being ignored in our daily life, and hope people could try to enjoy their lives after seeing these artworks.

 

Hong Kong is a prosperous city. People can hardly have time to look up to the sky. "My works tend to focus on the magical sky. I always imagine how fancy and beautiful the sky is and i hope people can have a moment of peace and harmony when they see my works."

About BLINK Gallery (Hong Kong)

BLINK Gallery is a local gallery that promote emerging artist's artworks in different ways. BLINK not only has its own gallery, it is also experienced to arrange exhibition with hotel, universities, shopping malls, cafes, restaurants etc in Hong Kong and UK. The gallery hopes to have presented our artworks in variety of exhibition space and work with different organizations. We also organize art and design workshops and courses, hope to create a platform to share ideas for artists and buyers.

About Cardiff, capital of Wales in UK

Enquiry:

 

Ms. TK Chan

blinkgalleryhk@gmail.com

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