Alan S. K. Chan

Online Exhibition
of recent Works from his ateliers in Paris.

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Abstract IX / L'Abstract IX / 抽象 IX

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

89 x 97 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 18 8000

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Abstract VII / L'Abstract VII / 抽象 VII

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

86 x 116 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 19 8000

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The Umbrella / Le Paraplui / 雨傘

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

116 x 136 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 01 8000

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The People / La Foule / 群眾

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

170 x 190 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 02 8000

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The First Aids / Les Premiers Secours / 救援員

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

116 x 138 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 03 8000

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The Lighthouse/ Le Phare / 燈塔

Oil on canvas / ">L'huile sur toile / 油彩

88 x 115 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 04 8000

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The Walk / Le Défilé / 遊行

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

65 x 100 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 05 8000

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The Confrontation / L'Affrontement / 對峙

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 120 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 06 8000

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Remote / L'Ecart / 裂

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 120 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 07 8000

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The Walk II Le Défilé II / 遊行 II

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

65 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 08 8000

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The Lion Rock / La Roche Lion / 獅子山

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 100 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 09 8000

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At the Peak / Au Sommet / 太平山頂

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

65 x 100 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 10 8000

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The Scene I / La scène I / 情景 I

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 81 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 11 8000

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An Avenue in Paris / Une Avenue Parisienne / 巴黎街景

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 12 8000

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Abstract X / L'Abstract X / 抽象 X

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

117 x 137 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 13 8000

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Abstract IV / L'Abstract IV / 抽象 IV

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

69 x 87 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 14 8000

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Abstract II / L'Abstract II / 抽象 II

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

89 x 97 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 15 8000

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Sunflower / Le Tournesol / 向日葵

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

87 x 115 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 16 8000

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Landscape II / Paysage II / 風景 II

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

86 x 113 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 17 8000

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Abstract III / L'Abstract VII / 抽象 III

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 80 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 20 8000

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The demonstration / La Manifestation / 示威

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

86 x 116 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 21 8000

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Abstract XII / L'Abstract XII / 抽象 XII

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 80 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 22 8000

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46th St. NY City / 46em Rue à NY / 紐約46街

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 120 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 23 8000

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Dawn in Stone Slabs Street /

Allée des Marches à l'aube /

石板街之晨

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 24 8000

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Sheng Wan Bay / Coté Sheng Wan / 上環海傍

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 25 8000

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Street Market / Le Marché / 街市

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 26 8000

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Sakura / Sakura / 櫻花

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

60 x 80 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 27 8000

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The Meadow / La Prairie / 草原

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 100+100+100 cm Triplet (三聯) / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 28 8000

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Central Park NYC / Le Jardin Central NYC / 紐約中央公園

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 120 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 29 8000

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The Calligraphy I / Le Calligraphie I / 千字文

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

100 x 120 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 30 8000

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The Calligraphy II / Le Calligraphie II / 盤若心經

Oil on canvas / L'huile sur toile / 油彩

72 x 90 cm / 公分

Ref. No.: / Nr. de Réf: / 編號: 2002 31 8000

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Retro

In retrospect of Chan's artistic activities in recent years.

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Sentiments for the Victoria Harbour

After 40 expatriate years in France, Chan has his solo in the city of Hong Kong - his country of origin.

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Green and Serenity

It is the serenity through which one becomes a part of nature, enlightening himself by direct intuition rather than conscious effort.

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L'affranchissement

In French means "Action to free one's self, to give freedom for one's own mind".


About the Artist

Alan Sik Kyin Chan was born in Guangzhou, China in 1945 and resided in Hong Kong with his parents when he was five. Having grown up in a full of life and multicultural city, Chan has always been fascinated by the images emerged in every day's life, such as Dragon Boats racing in themisty sea beyon the fishing village, or a hair-raising scene of a Jumbo Jet crossing the roofsover a rsidential area when landing at kowloon’s Kai Tak Airport. These dynamic images are often formed in random and at times amazing and impressive. Chan believes that is how the world is represented through what is perceived directly by human senses, and may then be conceived with spirituality or abstract thinking into an art concept. This practice has been reflected in one of his recent works “Les Parapluies” (The Umbrellas) - an oil on canvas which was the main focus of his 2016 solo exhibition in Hong Kong.


“My piece has nothing to do with the ideology behind the ' Umbrella Movement '.” he responded when being asked for the motivation by which the artwork was created.


“ At that moment, I only saw in front of me was an immense scene showing a tremendous number of colorful umbrellas that were in motion, and I realized immediately it's an unprecedented aesthetic phenomenon that shouldn't be ignored by any artist.”


Self-taught, Chan began painting as a means of self-satisfaction. Nevertheless, he took museums and art galleries that he frequently visited as alternative classrooms. He received education in Hong Kong, Taiwan, then France where he was finally settled down and started his career as an architect in Paris. In most of the spare time, Chan devoted himself to his passion for painting. His work has been exhibited in Paris, Belmont, New York, San Mateo and Vienna. Chan is also the author of "The Charms of Jade”, “An Autumn in Paris”, “Les Cerfs-Volants” and others.


After retiring from his career in 2006, Chan kept up his spirit with art creativities. His first Hong Kong exhibition was held in Summer 2016, and the premier volume of his art book series "When Face to Face with a Modern Art" was launched in the same year.

中文

陳錫灝

廣州出生,香港長大。先後在臺灣、法國、奧地利接受教育。1979年定居法國,從事建築工程師,業餘寫作和繪畫。作品先後在巴黎、紐約、貝爾蒙特、 聖密狄奧、維也納等地展出。著有《玉的韻律》、《秋葉巴黎》、《無言》、《Les Cerfs-Volants》、《低迴雅典古城前》、《Sans Doute》、《愛恒存》 等書。 退休後潛心創作,2017年9月在香港舉行的畫展是他在當地的第二次個展。《當我們面對一件現代藝術品》同年在香港出版。

當初執筆繪畫祇是為了得到精神上的滿足,但竟然一往情深,在不自覺中激發出他對藝術的濃厚興趣,最後成為一生不斷在創作中追求自我突破的藝術家。陳錫灝的作品, 創作靈感主要是來自畫家在日常生活中以人類感知所捕捉到的現實世界元素,並且透過抽象思維探索出蘊藏其中的美學意義,從而穫得的藝術意念。
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