The World of Splash Ink: Painting and Calligraphy by Professor FAN Zeng
October 1 -26, 2013 - HELD OVER OCTOBER 31, NOVEMBER 1 & 2
Enterprise Square Galleries (10230 Jasper Ave, Edmonton)
Gallery Hours: Thursday/Friday: 12-6pm, Saturday: 12-4pm
(Admission by donation)
The work of Professor FAN Zeng demonstrates a unique style, rooted in traditional Chinese calligraphic painting. Professor FAN's artistic style follows in the footsteps of the great painters of the Song Dynasty, and he aims to revive the splendor of the Chinese art tradition. He is one of the most remarkable Chinese artists of our time.
Not only is this the first time Professor FAN's work has been exhibited in North America, the University of Alberta is the exclusive North American exhibition host for The World of Splash Ink. This exhibition fosters the cultural exchange between Canada and China.
FREE PUBLIC LECTURE: Tuesday, October 1, 1pm, Convocation Hall
"Since ancient times, the functions of art have been threefold: the function of faith, the function of utility, and the function of soul..."
Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear Professor FAN speak about the World of Splash Ink. Seating is limited. Arrive early to guarantee a seat. (Door open 12:30pm.) Livestream available
Thank you to our sponsors, without whom this exhibition would not be possible: