Exhibition Catalogue: Divine Power—The Dragon in Chinese Art
This bilingual catalogue with full colour illustrations is published in conjunction with the exhibition “Divine Power—The Dragon in Chinese Art”, which features almost 200 exhibits dating from the Neolithic period to the 20th century, including ceramics, metals, jade and stones, scholarly objects, textiles and paintings, etc. It also includes essays written by Zhao Feng, Curator of the China National Silk Museum and Prof. Peter Y.K. Lam, former Director of the Art Museum, CUHK.
Exhibition Catalogue: For Blessings and Guidance: the Qianlong Emperor’s Design for State Sacrificial Vessels
This catalogue features over 60 items of Qing ritual vessels and a Blue silk dragon robe, Jifu. The ritual vessels displayed are rare examples of ritual vessels specified in the “Illustrated Compendium of Ceremonial Paraphernalia for State Rituals”. It also includes academic findings written by Dr. Iain Clark.
Exhibition Catalogue: Sincere Brush : Works of Ting Yin-yung Courtesy of His Students and Friends in the Department of Fine Arts, CUHK
This catalogue features a selection of 107 works of Mr. Ting Yin-yung donated to the Art Museum by the artist’s students and friends in the Department of Fine Arts, CUHK as well as 11 treasured pieces on loan for the exhibition. Most of the works have hitherto been unpublished. It also includes essays written by Prof. Lee Yun-woon, former chairman of the Department of Fine Arts; Mr. Tsui Chi-yu, one of the donors, and Dr. Phil Chan from the Museum. “Footprint of Ting Yin-yung in Hong Kong“ and “
Exhibition Brochure: Jewels of Transcendence: Himalayan and Mongolian Treasures
Exhibition Catalogue: Jewels of Transcendence: Himalayan and Mongolian Treasures (3 volumes) is coming soon
The catalogue comes with 3 volumes, on the collections of Chengxuntang and Mengdiexuan and Proceedings. The former two volumes, fall into the sections of The Himalayas and Mongolia, feature 300 pieces (sets) of collections each taken from Chengxuntang and Mengdiexuan. For facilitating the understandings of arts in Himalaya and Mongolia, 5 articles are published in the Proceedings. Glossaries on the common decorative motif and old photos of Tibet taken from the Newark Museum are also available.
Children Art Book: Brewing trou-ble in Yixing
Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) publishes its debut children art book Brewing trou-ble in Yixing. Featuring the renowned collection of Yixing teaware at the Art Museum of CUHK and beautiful drawings by Hong Kong artist Joey Leung, this parent-child story celebrates the history and philosophy of tea-drinking.
Exhibition Catalogue: Legacy of the Heavenly Breeze: The Art of Gao Qifeng, Chao Shao-an & Au Ho-nien
This catalogue features a selection of 65 works of altogether 85 pieces of Lingnan School paintings and calligraphy from the collection of the Art Museum, Chung Chi College, Prof. To Cho-yee and Prof. Au Ho-nien. Some of the works have hitherto been unpublished. It also includes essays written by Prof. To Cho-yee, the former Chair Professor of Education, CUHK, Prof. Leung Yuen-sang, Dean of Art Faculty, CUHK, and Dr. Phil Chan from the Museum.
Exhibition Brochure: Phoenix Reborn: Chu Jades Excavated from Hubei
Exhibition Catalogue: A Field in Bloom: Highlights of Chinese Art to Mark the 60th Anniversary of the Department of Fine Arts, CUHK
This catalogue features a selection of 60 paintings and calligraphy works from the collection of the Department of Fine Arts, the Art Museum, and New Asia College. Most of the works have hitherto been unpublished. It also includes essays written by Prof. Mayching Kao, the former Professor of Fine Arts, CUHK, Prof. Tong Kam-tang from the Department, and Dr. Phil Chan from the Museum.
Exhibition Catalogue: Universe within Inches: Bronze Mirrors Donated by Prof. MARK Kai-keung
This catalogue features 41 cast bronze mirrors to illustrate the development of Chinese mirrors from the Warring States to the Qing period, revealing a rich array of shapes and decorations that are little known.
Exhibition Catalogue: Enduring Presence The Art of Professor Jao Tsung-i in the Collection of the Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, CUHK
This catalogue features a selection of 45 paintings and calligraphy works of Professor Jao Tsung-i from the Department and the Museum. Most of the works have hitherto been unpublished. It also includes essays written by Prof. Harold Mok and Prof. Tong Kam-tang from the Department.
Exhibition Catalogue: Her Distinguished Brushwork: An Exhibition Featuring Paintings by the Seventeenth- Century Artist Li Yin
This catalogue features a selection of paintings by the woman painters, such as Li Yin, Wen Chu and Cai Han, collected at the Art Museum, CUHK, the Shanghai Museum and the Palace Museum at Beijing. It interrogates issues faced by seventeenth-century Chinese women painters.
Exhibition Catalogue: Double Beauty III: Qing Dynasty Couplets from the Lechangzai Xuan Collection
The catalogue features a critical selection of 150 couplets and includes essays written by Prof. Harold Mok, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Prof. Lu Hui-wen, National Taiwan University and Dr. Phil Chan, Art Museum, CUHK respectively.
Exhibition Catalogue: Erudition in Ink: The Calligraphy of Sheung Chung-ho
This catalogue features a critical selection of 54 calligraphic works from the exhibition. It also includes essays written by Prof. Bai Qianshen, Institute of Cultural Relics, Zhejiang University; Prof. Ho Che-wah and Prof. Lawrence Yim, Department of Chinese Language and Literature, CUHK and Dr. Phil Chan, Art Museum, CUHK respectively.
Exhibition Catalogue: Heavenly Crafted: Selected Mughal Jades from the Palace Museum
Apart from 40 exhibits in full colour image, this catalogue also includes essays written by Dr. Xu Xiaodong, Associate Director of the Art Museum, Mr. Zhang Linjie and Ms. Huang Ying from the Palace Museum and Ms. Hu Tingting, Ph.D Candidate of Department of Fine Arts, CUHK.