"Modeling Ju Ming"– Ju Ming International Symposium
With the generous support from The Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art, the international symposium "Modeling Ju Ming"– Ju Ming International Symposium was held successfully on 1 March 2014.
The symposium focuses on Ju Ming's less covered Living World series and began by having Ju Ming himself sharing the idea behind his latest works Living World series – Imprisonment and Cube. It is followed by the rather detailed accounts of the features and development of Ju's works, made by Prof Dawn Chen-ping and Prof Wu Shun-ling's perspectives as an artist and scholar respectively.
6 local, mainland and overseas scholars taking the Living World series as point of departure, proceeded to share the fruits of their researches, area covered included: Ju Ming art's themes, techniques, styles and topics of native art, modernism and postmodernism. The 6 scholars are Prof Kurt Chan from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, art critic Mr Chen Yu-jen from Taiwan, Dr Liu Yue-di from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Prof Yuko Nakama from the Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Prof Pan An-yi from the Cornell University, U.S.A and Prof Pan Fan from the Fo Guang University in Taiwan.