To celebrate the Chinese New year this 2017, the Chan Lim Family of Artist and Students have prepared more than 300 artworks done with porcelain plates, scroll & oil paintings. The exhibit is participated by 43 talented artists and will held from January 15 to February 12 at The Block Atrium of SM City North Edsa.
The Chan Lim Family of Artists has been engrossed in the arts for close to half a century. In the present, there are three generations of Chan Lim Artists who used a wide variety of media, styles and techniques to incorporate western into Eastern art, The family continues to get involved in the arts by actively developing and promoting Chinese brush painting in the Philippines and abroad. The Chan Lim also supports several charitable organizations with a special focus on environmental sustainability.
The passion of Chan Lim. The family patriarch, lies in Oil and watercolor. While most of his art is 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 sibling 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 Lim family of artists has conducted numerous classes, workshops, seminars, and on the spot painting demonstrations. They have joined several art exhibits locally and internationally. The elder Chan Lim has successfully nurtured the artistic talents of the third generation, The younger blood enjoys experimenting with different types of media along with modern digital techniques and incorporates Chinese art.
The year 2017 celebrates Chan Lim 80th Birthday, a very auspicious milestone in the Chinese Culture. All the exhibits during the year will be highlighting this 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 classes are conducted in the family studio located in Pasig City.
Their paintings can be found in private collections here and abroad. You may visit their facebook page www.facebook.com/ChanlimFamilyofArtists for more information.