Hong Kong Art: Visual Archive

Mak Hin Yeung, Antonio 麥顯揚
Name in pinyin: Mai Xianyang
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Dates: 1951-1994
Art Medium: sculpture
Mak came to Hong Kong at one month old. From 1971 to 1975, he studied painting at Goldsmith's College, University of London and graduated with 1st Class Honours. He was the winner of The Delegacy Prize, UK. He also studied sculpture at The Slade School of Art, University of London, and worked under supervision at the Bronze Foundry of The Royal College of Art, London, UK. From 1975 to 1995, He held seven solo exhibitions in Hong Kong and UK and participated in various group exhibitions in UK, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
West meets East 西與東 (1973) Collage Atomical Relationship 原子關係 (1974) Mixed media 30cm(H)Escher Playing Escher 戲仿 (1974) Bronze & aluminium plate Chair I 椅 (一) (1977) Wooden chairs & stainless steel plate 107x107x25cm
Walking Figure II 行人 (二) (1977) Bronze Man, Horse 心猿 (1979) Bronze 20cm(H)Man with Ladder III 人、梯 (三) (1982) Bronze 19cm(H)Horse, Crossing I 馬、進出進入(一) (1982) Bronze & mirror 50cm(H)
Bodhisattva II 菩薩(二) (1985) Bronze 40cm(H)Yellow Wind 黃風 (1989) Bronze 25.2cm(H)Root 根 (1990) Bronze 26cm(H), 45cm(L)Bound to Win 嬴梗 (1991) Bronze 18.5cm(H), 16.5cm(H)
Bible from Happy Valley 快活谷之書 (1991) Bronze & lead 36.5cmBook Lover I 書迷(一) (1992) Bronze 15.7cm(H)Practice Makes Perfect 工多藝熟 (1992) Bronze 36cm(H)Gravity III 吸力(三) (1993) Bronze 40cm(H)
Last Tango with Tiger 與老虎最後的探戈 (1993) Bronze 21.9cm(H)Easy Rider II 乘(二) (1993) Bronze 42cm(H)Good Morning II 早晨(二) (1993) Bronze 59cm(H)Waiting I 等待(一) (1994) Bronze 34.5cm(H)
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Clarke, David 祈大衛 1996 The Sculpture of Antonio Mak [in English]

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