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YAU, Wing Fung

Fleeting Time
The Cliff in Mirage I
Ink and color on paper (Original)
34 x 34 cm (Original)
2015
 
Yau Wing Fung was born in Hong Kong in 1990 and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree (first class honours) followed by a Master’s Degree in Fine Art from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He also undertook further studies at the Beijing Fine Art Academy.
 
Yau’s creations focus on the spatial aesthetics in landscape paintings and with the transition of the current spiritual context in ink paintings. His creations in graphic or three dimensional forms try to break through the existing visual experience through blending various different forms, style and layout to create new concepts.
 
Yau recently held the solo exhibitions “Roaming Vision” and “Inconstant Vision” and has participated in major exhibitions including “Art Basel”, “Chinese Contemporary Ink” presented by Christie’s Auction, “Ink Asia”, “Fine Art Asia” and “Art Taipei”. Yau has received important scholarships and awards including the Y.S Hui Fine Arts Award, Wucius Wong New Ink Art Award, Talent Development Scholarship, Van I-Pong Chinese Art Award.
 
Artwork Statement
Yau has been resided in Beijing without the sea for a little while. He depicted the sea for remember the ocean.
 
The scene is depicted by the rocks. The growth of the crevice and the position of cave formed the structure of space. The scene decorate in two spectated circle so as to enhance the visual experience of space. Audience can appreciate one of the circles independently, meanwhile can view the scene continuously through the both circles.