Frog King’s Totem Exhibition at 10 Chancery Lane

Frog King Totem Exhibition at 10 Chancery Lane
By   /  October 9, 2014

10 Chancery Lane is running a solo exhibition by renowned local artist Frog King (a.k.a. Kwok Mang-ho). Frog King is a pioneering conceptual and performance artist who has been breaking boundaries in Hong Kong and beyond since the late 1960s. The artist explores the use of ink painting as a conceptual tool, incorporating it as both action and material into multiple-media installations, performances, happenings and assembled environments that incorporate discards and everyday objects.

Titled Totem, the exhibition includes a new series of carved wood sculptures, totemic columns, ink paintings and screens, where the artist transforms the exterior and interior spaces of the gallery to create a multi-layered environment that unveils his expressive life.

By Miss Wong/ Altermodernist

Details:

  • Dates: 26 Sep to 25 Oct 2014
  • Time: Tue – Sat, 11:00 – 18:00
  • Venue: G/F, 10 Chancery Lane, SoHo, Central, Hong Kong
Frog King - Fire painting, Forward, 1977, lantern paper, burnt paper, lacquer, 38 x 29 cm Frog King - Fire painting, Move & Still, 1978, lantern paper, burnt paper, lacquer, 76 x 59 cm

(left) Fire painting, Forward, 1977, and (right) Move & Still, 1978

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