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Exclusive Guided Tour of Christie’s Highlights - Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art


HKUAA GREEN AND CULTURE GROUP
Exclusive Guided Tour of Christie’s Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2015
Highlights from Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art!



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Date May 30, 2015 (Sat)
Time 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 n.n. (Viewing Time ends at 6:00 p.m.)
Venue Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Topic Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art
Speaker Mr. Marcello Kwan, Associate Specialist of Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art
Language Cantonese
Fee HK$ 98
Registration http://apps.hkuaa.org.hk/WebForm2/gcg201505ChristiesVisit.htm


Summary:

Christie's, the world's leading art business, founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie's has since conducted the greatest and most celebrated auctions through the centuries providing a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful. Christie’s has a global presence with 53 offices in 32 countries and 12 salerooms around the major cities around the world, and will be organizing its preview of Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2015 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 28 May to 3 Jun 2015.

Our exclusive guided tour will lead you to appreciate valuable Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art which will be auctioned this time. Mr. Marcello Kwan, the associate specialist of Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art in Christie's will illustrate in details avant-garde artwork to you. They will shed light on masterpieces by KIM WHAN-KI (金煥基), SANYU (常玉), LIU YE (劉野) and ZENG FANZHI (曾梵志). It is a precious opportunity to have Mr. Kwan to guide us to appreciate the essential elements of these remarkable works of art.

After the guided tour, you are welcome to stay behind to attend the public viewing until 6:00 p.m. to have a glimpse of a spectacular array of rare and exceptional collecting treasures ranging from Chinese paintings, ceramics and works of art, to iconic works by modern masters and cutting-edge contemporary artists throughout Asia, as well as fine wine, magnificent jewellery and important watches.

Welcome to bring your family and friends to join.

Here are the artworks that will be illustrated in the guided tour:

01 02
KIM WHAN-KI (Korean, 1913-1974) 金煥基
Montagne Bleue (Blue Mountain) «藍山»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 1956
99.8 x 64.6 cm. (39 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.)
Estimate: 1,500,000 - 2,500,000 (US$192,300 - 320,500)
SANYU (CHANG YU, Chinese, 1901-1966) 常玉
Chrysanthemums in a Glass Vase «藍色辰星 (菊花與玻璃瓶)»
Oil on Masonite
Painted in the 1950s
92 x 75 cm.

Estimate on request 

03 04
LIU YE (Chinese, B. 1964) 劉野
Snow White «白雪公主»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 2006
210 x 210 cm. (82 5/8 x 82 5/8 in.)
Estimate: HK$10,000,000 -15,000,000 (US$1,282,100 -1,923,100)
ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964) 曾梵志
Mask Series «面具系列»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 1998
169 x 144.3 cm. (66 1/2 x 56 3/4 in.)
Estimate: HK$14,000,000 - 18,000,000 (US$1,794,900 - 2,307,700)


*The above pictures are provided by Christie's.

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Enquiries: Please email to greenandculture@hkuaa.org.hk (Attn: Ms. Heyna Wong / Mr. Brian Hui) or call Ms. Heyna Wong, HKUAA Administration, at +852 2522-6113.


*RESERVATION*
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Please register and do payment through the online registration page: 

http://apps.hkuaa.org.hk/WebForm2/gcg201505ChristiesVisit.htm

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All HKU Alumni, HKU Students and their personal friends are welcome to join this event. You can make one lump sum payment if you enroll with your friend(s). Please advise the name(s), email and mobile phone number.


Please note that payment is
non-refundable. We will charge you only if has place(s) for you. However, you will NOT be charged when the event is fill or/and no place(s) for you. We will advise whether you get place(s) in due course.


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