To celebrate the Chinese New Year this 2017, the Chan Lim Family of Artists and Students have prepared more than 300 artworks done in porcelain plates, scroll & oil paintings. The Exhibit is participated by 43 talented artists and will be held from January 15 to February 12 at the Block Atrium of SM City North EDSA.
Mr. Alex Lim shows an impromptu painting and its done in less than 10 minutes.
The Chan Lim Family of Artist has been engaged in the arts for close to half a century. In the present, there are three generations of Chan Lim artist who use a wide variety of media, style and techniques to incorporate Western into Eastern art. The family continues to gen involved in the arts by actively developing and promoting Chinese brush painting in the Philippines and abroad. The Chan Lims also support several charitable;e organizations with a special on environmental sustainability.
The passion of Chan Lim, the family patriarch, lies in Oil and Watercolor. While most of his art are on canvas, he has forayed into other media such as porcelain plates, Asian lanterns and fans to infuse Western techniques into traditional Eastern art. The Chan Lim siblings Alex, Felix, Rolex and Jolex are all engineers by profession and are currently engaged in leadership positions with multinational companies. Bound by their passion for the arts, the Chan Lims have successfully nurtured the artistic talents of the third generation. The younger brood enjoys experimenting with different types of media, along with modern digital techniques and incorporates these into Chinese art.
The year 2017 celebrates Chan Lim's 80th birth year, a very auspicious milestone in the Chinese culture. All the art exhibits during the year will be highlighting the event. Eight of the exhibits will be specially themed to celebrate the felicitous family event.
The Chan Lim family is one of the few remaining notable Chinese brush painting artists in the country today, and is sought after in this field. Art clases are conducted in the family studio located in Pasig city. Their painting can be found in private collections here and abroad.
Witness the majestic exhibit and take part in celebrating a prosperous year ahead!