THE ART OF CUHK 2020: MASTER OF ARTS IN FINE ARTS GRADUATION EXHIBITION ‘SOMEHOW, I HATE ART’
The exhibition will showcase the works of 12 graduating students from different background through different forms.
Amazing Clay: The Ceramic Collection of the Art Museum
To present the development and culture of Chinese ceramics in their entirety as far as possible, a fine selection of ceramics dating from various periods in the Art Museum collection is on display at the present exhibition.
Celebrating the Year of the Rat
This exhibition features over ten artifacts on rats and their relatives such as squirrels and bats from the Art Museum. Dated from as early as the Qing dynasty, the fine selection of exhibits covers a diversity of artworks including high-quality porcelain, ink stone as well as Lingnan paintings.
The Bei Shan Tang Legacy: Chinese Painting (Phase I)
From 21 September 2019 to 27 October 2019, the Art Museum is presenting a selection of 120 ancient Chinese paintings donated or lent to the museum by Bei Shan Tang. The selected works, displayed in two phases, showcase the fine artistry and diverse styles of Chinese painting since the Song and Yuan dynasties. Divided into ten sections, including landscapes, bird-and-flower, religion, portraits, lady figures, Yangzhou, Guangdong, and works of women painters.
Simplicity and Splendour: Chinese Furniture from 18th to 20th Century
From 24 June 2019 to 22 September 2019, the Art Museum is presenting over thirty artefacts, including but not limited to folding screens, tea tables, Chinese chaise longues, armchairs, writing desks, and cabinets, with Canton-style furniture as the focus. Also displayed alongside the furniture are the recently collected Qing-dynasty China trade paintings from Guangdong and genre paintings of old Beijing.
Strokes of Wonder: Figure Painting by Ren Bonian from the National Art Museum of China
From 22 March 2019 to 18 August 2019, the Art Museum is presenting the first blockbuster exhibition of Ren Bonian, the pioneer of ‘Shanghai school of painting’, in Hong Kong. The exhibition features 82 paintings by Ren Bonian from The National Art Museum of China. A rare portrait of Ren by Xu Beihong from the Xu Beihong Memorial Museum and an expressive sculpture by Director Wu Weishan will also be shown.
A Fat Year to Come: Celebrating the Year of the Pig
From 26 January 2019 to 5 May 2019, the Art Museum is presenting over 20 pieces of pig art from its collection and the Hong Kong private collections to celebrate the festive occasion.
For Blessings and Guidance: the Qianlong Emperor’s Design for State Sacrificial Vessels
From 26 January 2019 to 5 May 2019, the Art Museum is presenting Qing ritual vessels generously donated from Dr. Iain Clark and Mr. Anthony Cheung of Huaihaitang for the investigation of the production and function of these vessels in state rituals.
Jewels of Transcendence: Himalayan and Mongolian Treasures
From 30 September 2018 to 24 February 2019, the Art Museum is presenting more than 400 pieces of beautiful and vibrant ornaments and religious objects from the Mongolian and Himalayan regions during the 13th through 20th centuries. These exhibits are selected from Chengxuntang and Mengdiexuan collections.
Refilling the Interregnum: Newly Discovered Imperial Porcelains from Zhengtong, Jingtai and Tianshun Reigns (1436-1464) of the Ming Dynasty
From 1 September 2018 to 16 December 2018, the Art Museum is presenting 158 pieces of selected finest porcelains from the collection of the Jingdezhen Imperial Ware Museum, including not only the latest archaeological discoveries but also pieces from Yongle, Xuande, and Chenghua reign which serve as primary pieces for comparison.
Sincere Brush : Works of Ting Yin-yung Courtesy of His Students and Friends in the Department of Fine Arts, CUHK
From 12 May 2018 to 2 September 2018, the Art Museum is presenting cherished works of Ting Yin-yung generously donated by former students and friends of Ting at the Department of Fine Arts, CUHK on the occasion of the fortieth anniversary of Ting’s passing.
Legacy of the Heavenly Breeze: The Art of Gao Qifeng, Chao Shao-an and Au Ho-nien
From 24 March 2018 to 13 May 2018, the Art Museum is presenting 65 works of altogether 85 pieces of painting and calligraphy by Gao Qifeng, Chao Shao-an and Au Ho-nien, who are representative figures of three generations of Lingnan School of Painting.
Woof: Here comes the Dog
From 2 February 2018 to 11 March 2018, the Art Museum is presenting over ten artifacts from the Warring States period to modern China, taken from the Art Museum and the Hong Kong private collections to demonstrate the story of dogs in Chinese culture and history.
Qijia Jades: Donations by Ms. Wo-Chun Fan
From 2 February 2018 to 11 March 2018, the Art Museum is presenting 32 pieces of Qijia jade donated by Ms. Wo-Chun Fan for the permanent collection of the Art Museum.
Phoenix Reborn: Chu Jades Excavated from Hubei
From 21 October 2017 to 25 February 2018, the Art Museum is presenting 158 pieces of jade excavated in Hubei Province from tombs dated from the Zhou Dynasties to mid and late Warring States.