Amid the uncertainties Covid-19 has brought us, 65-year old Singaporean artist, Hong Zhu An, will be holding his very first virtual solo exhibition with Ode To Art gallery showcasing his decades of journey in pursuing art, delving deeper into his introspective works which seeks meditative peace and calmness. In spite of his seniority, Hong has embraced the idea of holding a virtual exhibition to share his latest series of works with the public.
Becoming and Being [蓄] will celebrate the human spirit and ability to overcome challenges in conjunction with Singapore's birthday month. This will be Hong's 5th solo exhibition with the gallery, featuring over 40 new works. Hong was born in Shanghai, China, but his artistic career developed after he moved to Singapore, where he has been living for almost three decades. Painting in acrylic and ink on Chinese rice paper, his works exude a serenity and energy that calms the mind and offers insightful abstract interpretation alongside enchanting visuals.