Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Ho Fan

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Ho Fan

 
 

何藩

 

 

 
 

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Ho fan  何藩 pinyin He fan

Member of the Royal photographic Society and the Royal Society of Arts, England.

Honorary Member of the Photographic Societies of Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, France,

Germany,  Italy, Singapore.
 

1931

Ho Fan was born on October 8 th, in Shanghai and grew up in Guangzhou, China.

 

 

1944

His father gave him a Rolleyflex twin-lens camera, for his birthday.

 

 

1948

He moved with his family in Hong Kong
 

He took photographs of Hong Kong through its markets, and streets.

   

1961

He joined Shaw Brothers Studio as an actor and later as an assistant in the movie 

  The Swallow.
   

1964

His first short film Big City Little Man won the Honor Award Cetificate,

  at the Japan International Film Festival.
   

1958/1965

Eight times, he was named one of the Top Ten Photographers of the World,
  by the Photographic Society of America.
   

1969

He directed various studios in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

   

1980/1986

As Visiting Professor, he taught the art of Film-making and photography,

 

in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

   

2014

Modern Book Gallery in San Francisco, U.S.A. and AO Vertical Space in Hong Kong

 

China, exhibited at the same time : A Hong Kong Memoir .

   

2015

He received The Honorary Award for his entire career.

   
  He lives in San Jose, in California.
   

2016

He died of pneumonia, in San Jose, on 19 June, at the age of 84.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 


 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    China  

2014

30.10 31.01 A.O. Vertical Art Space A Hong Kong Memoir

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

 

  United States  

2014

06.11 31.01 Modern Book Gallery A Hong Kong Memoir

 

  San Francisco  

 

     
    China  

2015

07.09 31.10 M 97 Space Project  
    Shanghai  
       

 

     
       
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Collections

 

 

 
China    

Hong Kong

M +

 

Hong Kong

Heritage Museum

 
     

France

   

Paris

National Library ( BN )  
     

United States

   

Cleveland

Contemporary Art Museum

 

San Francisco

Modern Art Museum

 

Santa Barbara

Museum of Art  

 
     


 

 

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Ho Fan

www.fanhophotography.com/

AO Vertical Art Space  Hong Kong www.aovertical.com

Modernbook Gallery  San Francisco

www.modernbook.com

   


   
   
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Fan Ho

MB Editions

 

Hong Kong Yesterday

 
 

28 cm x 24 cm

 
 

112 p

 
     
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       
       
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Fan Ho

MB Editions

 

The Living Theatre

 
 

28 cm x 24 cm

 
 

176 p

 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       
       

©  Ho Fan

 

Fan Ho

MB Editions

 

A Hong Kong Memoir

 
 

28 cm x 24 cm

 
 

128 p

 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

     
       
       
       
       
       
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