Aser But (Bi Zirong)- A painter in Hong Kong art history. net version 5, 18.12.2014
With new archives back to 1975
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GITO clay studio
One minute video presentation, The Palette of Aser But, made by Walter Sin for the ocassion of 10 Outstanding Designers of Year 2010 presented in Hong Kong. The link is
Latest publication of short videos were made in 2014 by Leo Yuen in Macau locations or in Taipa, where Aser's drawings and paintings with his ceramics were originated. The whole series of videos include 6 short episodes and a full version, now run by youtube.com. The contents are: Introductions to Aser But's art and functions contributed by his fellow-artists, designers, ex-students and guests. His family was also interviewed.
The complete list of links is:
Full version: http://youtu.be/4xa8D1nokqs
Publishing and writing began in the year of 1980 when the first book was prepared and written. Up to 2004, the publications include :
Left:《The Basic Techniques of Drawing and Illustration》 written and published in 1982, second printing after one month of publication. Co-author: Cheng Ming. Right: revised version in 1985.
Second from right: The Techniques of《Contemporary Chinese and Western Calligraphy, by Derick Pao and Cheng Ming. Idea conceived and edited by Aser But
Right: The Portfolios of Hong Kong Art, Part 2, written and edited by Aser But
Top, left:《 What is Graphic Design?》 written and published in 1992. A book enlisted in Arts Education KLA, Visual Arts Curriculum Guide (P1-S3) as suggested references for Hong Kong schools, prepared by The Curriculum Development Council, HKSAR 2003.
Top, right 《What is Modern Painting? 》co-author, Gordon Lee, 1995.
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