Hong Kong artist Sun Lui uses acrylic to portray his thinking of human natures and the darkness of the society. Evolving from his early style of pop art, Sun's art style tends to be a collage of psychedelics and surrealism. Since his debut of join exhibition at “Nonstoplism1stAnniversary Art Exhibition” at Fringe Club, Sun founded "ArtMania" to work with NGOs for the minorities & needy groups in the society. He is currently working on his solo exhibition, Sunshine Underground with <<The Night in Darkness>> as theme.
Our friend illustrator Ross Sit is having his first solo exhibition at L'Aprés-Midi, a gallery in Tai Hang. Called "Portraits of Creeps", his work is filled with creatures from his wild imagination. The exhibition runs from 12 Nov to 3 Dec. L'Aprés-Midi, G/F No. 2 King Street, Tai Hang, Hong Kong. Open Tues through Saturday 2pm to 6pm.
Owl is my favorite bird because they are wise. I now have another reason to love them because Klaus Haapaniemi has done a beautiful job illustrating owl. Haapaniemi has created prints for Diesel, Clements Ribeiro and Marimekko before establishing his own collection. Klaus is well known for his illustrations, advertising art and clothing fabric prints. He has created a number of fanciful prints for the likes of iittala and Marimekko. The ornamental style of his designs has set a high differentiators from other artists.
Join our friend Emily Eldridge at her next group show, called STYLIN' : Personal Expressions of Beauty. In the exhibition, six artists showcase their very different works. Installation artist and sculptor Movana Chen weaves paper into dreamy organic forms; while illustrator, makeup artist, and founder of her own label Wahahaha Factory, May Sum showcases her colorful characters and the imaginary world they inhabit. Ronan Leung, a graphic designer and illustrator, uses punchy color combinations in his quirky illustrations, and illustrator Emily Eldridge's fashionable characters are cheeky females with an edge. Spanish shoe designer Hermenegildo Muxart showcases his brand of luxury shoes under his 22-year-old internationally recognized label Muxart Barcelona, while painter Wesley Terpstra explores his attraction to local Hong Kong ephemera through his stenciled abstract painting series.
Opening reception of the exhibition on Thursday, Nov. 10th, from 7:00-10:00pm at LaBelle Salon. Ground Floor, No.1 Glenealy Tower, Central, Hong Kong. Runs through Dec. 10th, 2011
Our friend Li-Ting is a fan of all things artsy and quirky, and she referred to this map from You And Me The Royal We for her wedding invitation we are helping her to design. We love it when our friends love cool stuff.