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Artist:
Subject:
Personalities>>Biographies>>Authors>>Cultural Medallion Recipients
Arts>>Visual Arts>>Painting
Arts>>Visual Arts>>Sculpture
Language:
English
Audience:
Adults|Young People
Type:
Video Recording
File Details:
173008 KB, 1 videorecording (12 min., 16 sec.) : sd., col. video/x-msvideo
Abstract:
The video includes a series of footages of sculptural installations in indoor and outdoor spaces, of the late Anthony Poon, who passed away in 2006, and an interview with his wife, Mrs Lily Poon. In the video interview, recorded on 26 Jul 2008, Mrs Poon shared about Poon’s art education in the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and United Kingdom, his artistic development and his sculptures. The video also includes footages of him at his studio and of him receiving the Cultural Medallion. For his outstanding achievements, Poon was awarded the Cultural Medallion in Visual Arts in 1990. The 12-minute video recording is part of the NORA (National Online Repository of the Arts) project.
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