Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Ho Kan  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Ho Kan

 
 

霍刚

 
     

 

©  Ho Kan

 
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霍刚  pinyin  Huo Gang  

1932

Ho Kan was born on June 20th in Nanjing, Jiangsu province in China.

   

1938

His family moved to Chungching. He spent his free time drawing.
   

1942

When his father died, he moved to live with his grand-father, Ho Rei, ( Tueianchushi )
  a great calligrapher, who developed his taste for the Arts.
   

1950

He joined the Taipei Normal School ( Arts Department )
   

1951

In the Li Zhong-Shan'studio, he studied modern art in the western painting.
   

1953

He taught art in Chingmei  Elementary School where Hsiao Chin was appointed
  the next year.
   

1955

He founded the first movement in Chinese art, rather abstract art :

 

Ton -Fan group, in pinyin dongfang huahui 东方画会 Orient Movement.

 

With Chen Tao Ming , Hsia Yan, Hsiao Ming-Hsien, Hsiao Chin, Li Yuan-Chia,

 

Ouyang Wen-Yuan and Wu Hao, they are the eight outlaws, as they came to be known

 

because of their rebellion against the artistic trends of the time.

   

1957

First exhibition of Ton-Fan group in Taipei followed by many others
  in Taipei but also in Italiy, Spain, Germany, U.S.A.
  Ho Kan attended there regularly.
   

1964

He moved to Europe : Paris and Milan shere he settled definitively.

   
 

numerous exhibtions in Europe and in Asia

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard


 
 
 

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Solo exhibitions
 selection

 

 

     

1990

  Cheng Pin Gallery Ho Kan
    Taipei  
       

1994

  Fine Arts Museum  

 

  Taipei Ho Kan
       

2004

  Dimensions Art Center

Ho Kan's Poetics of Space

    Taipei  
       

2005

  Dimensions Art Center

Works of Ho kan

   

Beijing

Spearheading Chinese

       
       
       
       

 

     

 

  Switzerland  

2011

07.10 31.10 Mine d'Arts Gallery Ho Kan

 

  Genêve  

 

     

 

     

 

     

1957

  Taipei

1st Ton Fanexhibition

       

1981

  Taipei

25th  Ton Fan'and Fifth Moon

     

anniversary

       

1997

  Dimensions Art Center The Memo of Ton Fan

 

  Taipei  

 

     

1999

  Dimensions Art Center Li Zhung-Shan et ses élèves

 

  Taipei  
       

2001

  Dimensions Art Center Oriental Constructivism
    Taipei  
       
       

 

     

1966

05.04 14.05 Signal Gallery 3 + 1 = Pia Pizzo - Hokan -
    Londres Hsiao Chin - Li Yuan-Chia
       

2000

  Omegna Galleria  

 

  Spriano

 

     
   

Milano Spazio

 
    Santa Barbara  
       

2001

 

Edizioni Pulcino Elefante

90 artisti per il Classico dei tre caratteri
   

Milan

 
       


 
       
    3 + 1 = Pia Pizzo - Hokan - Hsiao Chin - Li Yuan-Chia
1966

©  Ho Kan

 

catalogue  for the exhibition  5 april - 14 may

 
 

Signals gallery  London

 
  text   David Medalla
 
 

4 reproductions in black and white  + 2 photos

 
  in english  
  25,5 x 14,8 cm  
 

4 pages  unpaginated

 
     
     
       
       
       
       

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HO-KAN

Galleria Giorgi

 

text : Georges Peillex

1970
 

in french, in italian

 
 

24 cm x 17cm

 
 

8 p

 
     
     
     
     
     
       
       

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  Ho Kan  
 

Vnni Scheiwiller

All 'Insegna
  2000 copies

del Pesce d'Or

  photograpies in black and white, 1973
  69 p  
     
     
       
       
       
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HO-KAN

Lattuada Studio

 

catalogue for the exhibition  31.05 15.06 1992

1992
 

Lattuada Studio  Milan

 
 

texts : Maria Campitelli, Elena Pontiggia, Alberto Veca

 
 

in italian, in english

 
 

30 cm x 24 cm

 
 

36 p

 
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
   

 

 

©  Ho Kan

 

Ho Kan's Poetics of Space

2004

 

catalogue for the exhibition Dimensions Art Center Taipei

 

 

 

 
     
     
       
       
   

 

 

©  Ho Kan  

Works of Ho kan

2005

 

Spearheading Chinese

 

 

catalogue for the exhibition Dimensions Art Center  Beijing

 
     
 

 

 
       
       
       
 
 

   
Ho Kan

 

   


 
 

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