The Chinese-character artworks of Sun Chan 陈伸 (1932 – 2017) have been hailed for their originality and inventiveness, and have earned the late HK artist many fans around the world, both young and old. This July, to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, an exhibition of Sun Chan’s picturesque representations of the Chinese script, Joy To The Words《字得奇乐》(Zi De Qi Le) will be held in Singapore at The Arts House from 20 to 27 July, 2017. Co-presented by Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Singapore and Artwow, a HK-based cultural enterprise, it will be the first showcase of the artist’s works since his passing in March this year.

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Joy to the Words 《字得奇乐》: Visual Playground of Chinese Characters II
Date: 20 ­– 27 July, 2017
Time: 10am – 9 pm
Venue: Gallery 2, The Arts House
1 Old Parliament Lane. Singapore 179429
Free admission