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"Future Art Group: An Exhibition for Universal Peace and Friendship"
2001-05-03 until 2001-05-12
Tai Koo Place
Hong Kong, ,
Future Art Group is an internet based group. They communicate through a yahoo
club and email. The founder is Frank Mothe, from Denmark. Artists involved in the group come from all over the world. From virture to reality, members help each other to
organize exhibitions in their local countries. The Hong Kong exhibition is the
second project of Future Art Group, curated by member Avery Chan. Artists featured in this exhibition
come from Denmark, America, Britain, Holland, Israel, Russia and Hong Kong.
Future Art Group is found in 1997, in Denmark by Frank Mothe. With Artlove and
Peace, artists help each other to exchange ideas about art projects, and exhibitions.
Therefore members from around the world have a better chance to exhibit
their work across the world. The group works together and stays in contact via the internet and
email, as well as travels to meet artist friends.
The exhibition in Hong Kong has involved 14 artists from 7 nations - Virginia
Scott from Britain, Frank Mothe, Triskelion Matrix and Lisbeth Vilstrup from
Denmark, Rosemarijn Dissen and Karste Kyln from Holland, Eva Lovi from
Israel, Inokhenthij Livitin, Konstantin Korobin and Dmitrij Levin from
Russia, Linda Williams, Dick Roberts and Dave Thurlow from America, Avery
Chan from Hong Kong. Most of the artworks are paintings in different
mediums such as oil, watercolor, acrylic, and metal. Styles range from
realistic to abstract.