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展期：2017.10.14 - 11.19
開幕暨講座：10.14 (Sat.) 4pm
藝術家管偉邦（1974，香港），於香港中文大學取得文學學士及藝術碩士，並於澳洲皇家墨爾本理工大學修畢藝術博士學位，現任香港浸會大學助理教授。作為知名的中生代藝術家，他近年活躍於美術館展覽，曾在英國東亞藝術博物館 (Museum of East Asian Art, UK)、香港文化博物館舉辦個展及群展，今年則參加香港科技大學「圖繪香港：香港當代水墨畫」及西九文化區「似重若輕：M+ 水墨藏品」群展；其作品獲香港西九文化區 (M+)、美國舊金山亞洲藝術博物館 (Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, USA)收藏。管偉邦在亞洲藝術中心的「清風徐來」個展，是他在台灣的首次個展。
In the Breeze: Koon Wai Bong Solo Exhibition
Artist: Koon Wai Bong
Dates: Oct. 14 - Nov. 19, 2017
Reception and Artists Talk: 4pm, Oct. 14 (Sat)
Venue: Asia Art Center Taipei II (No.93, Lequn 2nd Rd., Taipei)
Artists Talk: On the Trends in Contemporary Ink Art
Speakers: Abe You-ching Tsai (Researcher, Exhibition Division, National Museum of History), Koon Wai Bong (Artist)
Asia Art Center is pleased to announce the opening of “In the Breeze: Koon Wai Bong Solo Exhibition” on October 14th, 2017. Koon Wai Bong’s latest works will be exhibited in Asia Art Center Taipei II and at Art Taipei, which is held concurrently. The opening reception and an artists talk will be held at 4 p.m. on October 14th. We invite Abe You-ching Tsai, researcher of the exhibition division at the National Museum of History, and Koon Wai Bong to discuss “On the Trends in Contemporary Ink Art”, and reconsider the disputes, recognitions, spirit and expectations in the process of ink modernization; the two speakers will also reveal their observations of the development of ink art in Hong Kong and Taiwan, which resonates with the acknowledgment of the Hong Kong artist in this solo exhibition, and examines the forms of the dynamic and significance behind the now diverse creative approaches of ink art. The exhibition is on view through November 19th, 2017.
Koon Wai Bong (born in 1974, Hong Kong) received his B.A. and M.F.A. from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and his D.F.A. from the RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Australia). He is currently Assistant Professor at Hong Kong Baptist University. Koon has been active in museum exhibitions in recent years, and held solo and group exhibitions in the Museum of East Asian Art in the U.K. and in the Hong Kong Heritage Museum. He is participating in the currently held group exhibitions “Picturing Hong Kong: Ink Paintings by Contemporary Hong Kong Artists” at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and “The Weight of Lightness: Ink Art at M+” at the West Kowloon Cultural District. His work is collected by the West Kowloon Cultural District (M+) and Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, USA. “In the Breeze: Koon Wai Bong Solo Exhibition” at Asia Art Center is Koon Wai Bong’s first solo exhibition in Taiwan.