Artistic Confluence in Guangdong: Selected Painting and Calligraphy from Ming to Mid-Qing China (Collection of the Art Museum, CUHK) (Phase II)

The exhibition, showcasing more than 70 exhibits, sheds light on the influential poets, painters, and calligraphers, as well as the culture of art collecting and gathering in Guangdong during the Qing dynasty.



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The Bei Shan Tang Legacy: Chinese Painting

The Art Museum is rerunning the exhibition to showcase with 120 exhibits the artistic achievements in painting from the Southern Song to the Qing dynasties.



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CUHK Master of Arts in Fine Arts 2021 Graduation Exhibition “eight∞n”

The Chinese character ‘拾’, may refer to sense and touch, the pursuit of the intellect, the picking up in faith, and the embrace before letting go. ‘8’ from another angle can be seen as ∞, the symbol of infinity. For more details, please click here.



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Artistic Confluence in Guangdong: Selected Painting and Calligraphy from Ming to Mid-Qing China (Collection of the Art Museum, CUHK)

The exhibition is featuring around 130 pieces of paintings, calligraphy, and objects by well-known artists during the Ming and Qing dynasties such as Chen Xianzhang, Lin Liang, Zhang Mu and Chen Gongyin, two phases of the exhibition will be held in the spring and autumn of 2021 respectively.



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Celebrating the Year of the Ox

The exhibition will feature 12 ox-related items from the Art Museum’s collections, including paintings, calligraphy and ceramic wares, showcasing ancient cattle culture while celebrating the festive season.



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Hong Kong Impressions

The exhibition features over 100 paintings and photographs of old Hong Kong from the 1940s to 1970s. Many works are exhibited for the first time, including colored photographs from the 1950s which have been newly acquired by CUHK.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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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.



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