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Lui Shou-kwan  呂壽琨 pinyin Lü Shoukun

 

Lui Shou-kwan ( 1919-1975 ) was born in Guangzhou, in Guangdong Province, China.

 

His father taught him painting from an early age.

   

1946

Graduate in economics from the University of Guangzhou, he began to work

 

as an inspector at the Yaumatei Ferry Company of Hong Kong, while making Chinese

 

ink paintings close to abstraction, and writing articles on Art for newspapers.

   

1956

He founded the China Fine Arts Society with Li Yanshan ( 1898-1961 ) and Zhao

  Shao'ang (1905-1998 ).
 

As a member of the Hong Kong Artists Society, he took part to the  two group exhibitions

 

in Hong Kong. ( 1957 ) ( 1960 )

   

1966

He resigned from his job, gave continuing education courses in ink painting

 

at the Chinese University and became a lecturer at the University of Hong Kong

 

 (  Architecture Department  )

   

1971

The British government awarded him the title of Member of the Order of the British

 

Empire, for his contribution to the Arts.

   

1975

He passed away on September 26, in Hong Kong, at the age of 56.

 

 

 

Two commemorative exhibitions were organized to celebrate the centenary

 

of the birth of the artist :

2018

27.10 07.04 Lui Shou-kwan Centenary: Abstraction, Ink and Enlightenment  

 

Ashmolean Museum  Oxford United Kingdomi

2019

25. 03 16.05  Lui Shou-kwan Pioneer of New Ink

  Alisan Fine Arts Gallery  Hong Kong  China
   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

   

   
 

Collections  selection

   

China

 

Hong Kong

M +

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Museum of Art

   

Macao

 

Macao

Luis de Camões Museum

   

Taiwan

 
Taipei

National Museum of History

   

United Kingdom

 

Bristol

The City Art gallery

London

The Victoria & Albert  Museum

Nottingham

The Castle gallery

Oxford

The Ashmolean Museum

   

United States

 

San Francisco

Avery Brundage Foundation

San Francisco

M. H. de Young Museum

   
   

 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    United States  

1960

 

Stanford Research Institute

 

 

 

Stanford

 

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1961

  Hope Hall  

 

  Liverpool  

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1962

 

Ashmolean Museum

 
    Oxford  
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1963

 

Commonwealth Institute Art Gallery

 
    London  
       
   

Hong Kong

 

1964

 

City Hall Museum and Art Gallery

 

 

 

Hong Kong

 

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1964

 

Roland, Browse & Delbanco Gallery

 

 

 

London

 

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1965

 

Museum and Art Gallery

 

 

 

Hastings

 

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1966

 

Fermoy Art Gallery

 
   

Lynn

 
       
   

Hong Kong

 

1967

 

Sally Jackson Gallery

 
   

Hong Kong

 
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1967

 

Ashmolean Museum

 
   

Oxford

 
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1968

 

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

 
   

Swansea

 
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1969

  Museum and Art Gallery  
    Newport  
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1969

  South London Art GalLery  
    London  
       
    Hong Kong  

1970

 

CJL Gallery

 
    Hong Kong  
       
   

United Kingdom

 

1973

 

Covent Garden Gallery

 
   

London

 

 

 

   
   

United Kingdom

 

1974

 

Ashmolean Museum

 
   

Oxford

 
       
    Hong Kong  

1976

 

Art Museum

Retrospective Lui Shou-Kwan
   

Hong Kong

 
       
    Hong Kong  

1984

21.10 10.12 Alian Fine Arts

Paintings by Lui Shou-Kwan

    Hong Kong  
       
    Hong Kong  

1985

 

Fung Ping Shan Museum

Hong Kong in Ink Moods

    Hong Kong  
       
    Hong Kong  

1988

04.03 10.03 Alisan Fine Arts selected works
    Hong Kong  
       
    China  

2002

  Museumof Art

Lui Shou-Kwan-New Ink Painting

    Hong Kong  
       
    China  

2011

06.04 30.04 Alisan Fine Arts

Hong Kong Master of Ink Art

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

 

  China  

2013

04.10 07.10 Alisan Fine Arts

Zen Ink Art - Lui Shou-Kwan

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

 

  China  

2018

  National Art Museum of China

In Search of Zen,  

    Beijing

The Art of Lui Shou-Kwan

       
   

United Kingdom

 

2019

27.10 07.04

Ashmolean Museum

Abstraction,

 

 

Oxford

Ink and Enlightenment  

 

     

 

  China  

2019

25. 03 16.05

Alisan Fine Arts

Lui Shou-kwan Pioneer of New Ink

    Hong Kong  

 

     
       

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Collective exhibitions  
selection

 
       

 

  China  

1960

1st

International Salon of Paintings

 

1962

2nd

Modern Literature and Art of H.K

 

1964

3rd

Hong Kong

 
       
    Braziil  

1965

  Biennial  

 

  Sao Paulo  

 

     

 

 

United Kingdom

 

1965

 

Royal Academy of Art

Trésors du Commonwealth

 

 

London

 

 

     

 

  China  

1969

 

City Hall Museum and Art Gallery

Exposition d'art contemporain

   

Hong Kong

de Hong Kong

       
    United States  

1971

 

Lee Nordness Galleries

Artistes chinois contemporains

   

New York

 
       
    United States  

1972

 

Pacificulture Museum

Artistes de Hong Kong

   

Pasadena

 
       
   

Hong Kong

 

1974

 

Hong Kong Arts Festival

1ère expo artistes contemporains

   

Hong Kong

de Hong Kong

       
   

Hong Kong

 

1975

 

Hong Kong Arts Festival

2ème expo artistes contemporains

   

Hong Kong

de Hong Kong

       
    Canada  

1980

 

Galerie années 80

Artistes de Hong Kong

 

  Toronto  

 

     

 

  United States  

1982

  Arts Hui

Artistes de Hong Kong

    Mineapolis  
       
    Chine  

1983

  Centre des Arts de Hong Kong  

 

 

Hong Kong

 

 

     

 

  Chine  

1995

26.09 14.10 Alisan Fine Art

Lui Shou-kwan and His School

    Hong Kong  
       
    Chine  

2007

15.05 14.06

Duolun Museum of Modern Art

Exploration - New Ink Art

   

Zhu Qizhan Art Museum

Shanghai 2007

    Shanghai  
       
    China  

2007

15.05 15.06 Alisan Fine Art

Exploration - New Ink Art

    Hong Kong

Shanghai 2007

    ShanghAI  
       

 

 

 

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Lui Shou-kwan 1919-1975 and His School

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Foreword   Alice King

Hong Kong

 

introduction by Mayching Kao

1995

  in chinese in english  
 

45 plates colour

 
 

88 p

 
     
     
     
       
       
       
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Lü Shoukun  New Ink Painting

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text : Tang Hoichiu

Hong Kong

 

Catalogue in chinese in english

 2002

 

isbn : 9622151833

 
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       
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Lui Shou-kwan  呂壽琨

Alisan Fine Arts

 

Zen Ink Art  禪的水墨藝術

Hong Kong

 

prefaced by : Alice King

2013

 

essay: Michael Sullivan

 
 

35  plates colour

 
 

in english in chinese

 
 

52 p

 
     
     
     
       
       
© Lui Shou-kwan  呂壽琨  

A Legacy of Ink

Alisan Fine Arts

 

Lui Shou-kwan - 40 Years On

 Hong Kong

 

avant-propos Daphne King Yao

2015

 

essays : Tang Hoi-chiu, Pi Daojian

 
 

Shelagh Vainker

 
 

63 plates colour

 
 

in chinese in english

 
 

192 p

 
     
     
       
       

 
 

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