2016AACS the 25th Exhibition of Art Works by the Association of Asian Contemporary Sculptors was hosted by Korea, the grand opening of it was held in Seoul Art Center on 2nd. Jun. 2016.
AACS(China) Chen Zhao, Zeng Zhenwei, Hu Jiefeng, Dai Yun, Jeff(Zhang Yongqiang), Xv Yuling, Chen Jingyi, Li Wei(Li Hanming), Zhu Kunliang, Prof. Wang Chunchen, Director of Academic Department of CAFAM, Wu Shaoning, chief editor of Oriental Art, Liang Manli, deputy editor in chief of Oriental Art etc. 12 artists, art theorists were invited to attend the opening ceremony and have a deep cultural communication in Seoul, Korea.
We re-cooperated with Bensley to create a luxurious and mysterious space for Citic Lake boutique hotel.
The exquisite hotel is full of stories. Various highly metaphorical animal and portraits, unrestrained graffiti, installment lighting, kung fu rabbit and very large scale artworks are just like the rich stories happened in a generational palace, which feels like holding a contemporary art exhibition in it.
More than 100 artworks that from Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Taiwan artists were displayed in this exhibition, these works have shown the latest ideas and academic height of contemporary sculpture art without exception, which was known as Asia’s most influential sculpture art.
Japan Fukuoka Art Museum
List of participating artists of countries
Black Bird Artist: Chen Zhao, Size: 57x24x50cm, Material: Brass
“Real Fiction Cinema” started in Zurich, Switzerland in Nov. 2010. It had appeared in Bern, the 42nd Art Basel, Ticino the Locarno Film Festival. 9-month tour had attracted more than 71000 people to visit. The first station of China Tour is Dongguan, after the exhibition in Dongguan (18th. Mar. 2015-18th. Jun. 2015), it will continue to carry out a one-year national tour.
2014 The 23rd Exhibition of Art Works by the Association of Asian Contemporary Sculptors is arranged at the Pier-2 Art Center in Kaohsiung for its first appearance on Dec. 19th. About 87 artworks of 87 carving artists who are from Taiwan, Japan, Korea and mainland are displayed indoor and outdoor in the Exhibition.
At the opening tea reception, AACS Japanese president Koji Ishikawa, Korean president Lee and Chinese mainland president Zeng lead their own participating artists visit the Pier-2 Art Center, to communicate with Taiwan artists and participate art seminar, media and boundary, development and trend of modern sculptures are causing agitation and speculation at the meeting.
GOGAR Chen Zhao joins this Exhibition with his works 《Door-God》.
The 2013“Gacdi Cup” of Art Display Design Tournament which is sponsored by Guangdong Association of Art Crafts and Decoration Industry has successfully concluded, besides its Awards Ceremony was held in Dongguan on 17th, March, 2014. The jury composed of 6 senior experts that from different area, after 4-round rigorous vote, then finally the winners list came out from total 431entries. Chen Zhao’s 《The heart of city》and Ken’s《Perspective》from Gogar respectively obtained Silver and Excellence Award of product category of “Gacdi Cup” .
Yesterday morning, the highlight session of 18th Guangzhou International Art Fair——2013 The 22nd Exhibition of Art Works by the Association of Asian Contemporary Sculptors – Passion Asia(abbr. Asian Sculpture Exhibition) is open. This Exhibition is said that the biggest annual sculpture event in Asia so far. It is jointly organized by Association of Asian Contemporary Sculptors and Guangzhou Sculpture Academy, it is hold in China mainland for the first time.
Artworks from more than 150 artists whom are active in Asian Sculpture are gathered in the exhibition. “The Heart of City” from GOGAR Chenzhao has positive impact on the imagination of creative artworks by audience.
Since this is a regardless of grade and no-award exhibition, it is more like a cultural “feast”, Asian artists bring their artworks here for academic communication and promoting the development of multi-art.
Attracting much attention, announcement of the list of Honorable Mentions in CDA (Chinese Design Awards) is the unique product design prize on the subject of “Chinese Design”. “The Heart of city” from GOGAR stands out among 874 judged products from all over the world, successfully enters the list of Honorable Mentions in CDA 2013 and goes into the final judging.
“The Heart of City” is a lighting art equipment in the open air, it is suitable for being placed at outdoor pool for lighting and entertaining. The starry bright of bustling city where the inspiration comes from, every star writes a different story. To interpret and comment Chinese designs from different angles of view.
Summer succeeds spring in May, mainland China’s first W Hotel-Guangzhou W Hotel has opened. It unveils the innovative concept of” fashion, music, design” that can be seen from both the inside and outside the hotel by creating rich layering of buildings and artworks.
KWG invites Gogar to design and manufacture the artworks and furniture in Guangzhou W Hotel. Actively discusses material, effect and craft of artworks and furniture with renowned designers from YABU, A.N.D etc. We deeply understand their persistent pursuit of art effect and unique interpretation of space through cooperation and communication. In the meanwhile, Gogar’s design and proactive capacity are approved by other designers and proprietors.
Perspective Designer: Ken.X This piece of work employs air bubbles as an element to create a strange form of marine life. People can stick their heads into the bubbles and see the world through the spheres that are fitted with fisheye lenses. This piece will inspire people to look at problems from different situations and perspectives.
Converging Designer: Kimman.C This sculpture piece relates to the special nature of the location by combining dials for hours, minutes and seconds with that for global time zones to form a “time tower” that shows the time from different parts of the world. This illustrates that, as a cosmopolis, Hong Kong is a converging point for talents from around the world who work in concert to leave a dazzling trajectory in time.
The Corporation has partnered with the Art
Promotion Office of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department to call on
artists to submit original station artwork proposals for three new community
railways, namely the West Island Line, the Kwun Tong Line Extension and the
South Island Line (East). Gogar's
"Perspective" and "Converging" were respectively
selected in the section of South Island Line (East)- Landscape Deck of Harcourt
Garden above Station Extension and Ocean Park concourse.
Wind Rider Designer: Chen Zhao It is propelled by wind and the pinwheel blades rotate in a uniform speed. The insightful designer complements nature with nature , which expressing the interest of chasing with wind.
Striding Across Designer: Chen Zhao This work is inspired by the constant collision of subatomic particles and the uncertainty of their movements. Everything in the cosmos came into being from the collision of particles. The Artist wants to induce the audience into thinking about the nature and process of life and sports by exploring the origin of everything in a cube filled with orbits of particles of human beings.
The Scheme aims to embellish the Town Park
and highlight the sports culture at the venue, which will be completed in 2013,
through the installation of outdoor public artworks on a sporting theme.
The landscape design company of this resort is the well-known Bensley Design Studios (BDS). We has close cooperation from Guangzhou Cosmos to W Hotel and developed a good rapport.
Sheraton Resort is located in Huadu Shanqian Avenue besides a reservoir and hillside. High and low drop forms rich visual landscape, this natural condition grace the project a lot. Garden also retains a large number of existing trees and rocks. According to the top management of KWG, the afforest investment of this project is much larger than the hotel interior decoration for the first time.
The whole design concept is evolved by a big dancing bird wearing shoes. Black volcanic rocks are widely used in this landscape, which are BDS’s customary material. Wall decoration or circular engravure is elegant and noble in shape, and it is quite interesting to put goldfish and turtles into the pool.
Under the sunshine and the breeze, bronzed sculpture shines its true color in the embrace of layered plants and black volcanic rocks, awesome! If there is an opportunity, we all should go to the hotel to enjoy this “visual feast”.
The Olympics square of NanSha located at
the east of harbor avenue and puzhou north development area with its 2000
square meters. The project be invested by Fok Ying Tung Foundation .With the
help of NanSha government, it has became one of landmarks with its major
The square of planning design be in charged
by FRDC limited. And the Olympic torch design is charged by GOGAR sculpture
limited, also combined with technical for torch of VATTI limited.
The design concept capturing some pattern
and elements such as ancient Greece‘s architecture, PE and its cultural so that
it can bring out a forceful and powerful sense.