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Architect-Turned-Artist Raymond Fung Set for First Solo Exhibition

3812 Gallery is to present Raymond Fung’s first ever solo exhibition showcasing his contemporary ink landscapes in Europe. On display will be his newest series Breathing and Life, debuting in London from 2nd November to 7th January 2022. (Top of page: Raymond Fung, 18 Shades in Ink series, Ink and colour on paper, each 136 x 16.5cm) Raymond Fung Wing Kee is a renowned artist and architect from Hong Kong whose works are included in...

Louvre and John F Kennedy Library architect IM Pei dies at 102

IM Pei, the Chinese-American architect best known for his designs for the Louvre and the Washington National Gallery, has died at the age of 102. Born in Canton but brought up mainly in Shanghai, he chose to study in the US, arriving in 1935, aged 17, and found himself stranded by the Second World War. He studied at Boston under Walter Gropius and Marcel Bruer, and developed a style of architecture influenced both by the...

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