My Experience
In the Olympic Fine Art ....

Invited as honorable guests for significant events @ Beijing -2008

2008 is the year of the Olympic @ Beijing,
for me it was an exciting and fruitful experience !

-
Dr. Yuen Chee Ling   Ph.D in Fine Art
 


 

 


 

Her Presence In Colours VIII-International Women Artists Exhibition- April 13 - 25 @ China National Art Gallery
 

In April 2008 I was the honorary guest  at the opening of "Her Presence In Colours VIII-International Women Artists Exhibition"  held at the China National Gallery at Beijing from 11-25 April 2008."  As the  President of International Women Artists Council,  I was invited to speak at the opening and also to perform the ribbon cutting ceremony.
 

August 4 , 2008

China & International Women Artists Special Action In Response to Sichuan Earthquake
 

The official launching of “China & International Women Artists Special Action In Response to Sichuan Earthquake" on August 4, 2008. at Chinese People's Association For Friendship with Foreign Countries ,   The organizers are the Chinese People's Association For Friendship with Foreign Countries & China International Friendship Cities Association and International Women Artists Council ( INWAC). As President of  President of  International Women Artists Council (INWAC) , I was invited to speak at the launching ceremony and as witness for the official presentation of donation by QITELE Group Co.,Ltd.From  August 1 to 5, both my husband ( Yeong Seak Ling) and myself were the invited guests of the China International Friendship Cities Association .
 

August 4, 2008  ( 9.am to 11 am)
Live Interview by Beijing Radio-  Xiao Yan

On the August 4 from 9 to 11 am I was invited to the Beijing Radio to record a live interview by Xiao Yan, one of the well known DJ  for  bjradio.com.cn.

 

Olympic Fine Art Exhibition Aug 6 -15 , 2008

 

In Augsut 6 - August 15, we moved to stay at Schonbrunn Hotel under the arrangement of the Olympic Fine Art Committee. There, we met  many artists from different countries who were selected  as representatives of the " Excellent Artists of the World". ( According to list we received together with the Invitation letter from the organizer, there were 110 artists from 80 countries). The arrangements included boarding, lodging and visits to sites in and around the city. The opening ceremony of the exhibition was held at the International Exhibition Centre at Beijing, where the exhibition was held.



We received together with all the selected artists a Certificate of Honour and Appreciation and the Torino Winter Games, 2006 torch. We have been promised by way of a formal letter by the Organising Committee a gold medal as a token of appreciation for selection and participation at the OFA2008.
 

 

Art Forum -" The Art of Yeong Seak Ling & Yuen Chee Ling

 - August 14  2008

 

In August 14,  2008, there was an art discussion session on topic : "The Art of Yuen Chee Ling and Yeong Seak Ling" held at the conference room @ Schonbrunn Hotel at 3 -6 pm. This event was related to a charity auction to support “China & International Women Artists Special Action In Response to Sichuan Earthquake".  The invited speakers included Prof. Yan Jia Kuan, Dean of Arts and Mr. Yang Tao, the Chairman of the China International Art and Culture Center and many well-known painters and art collectors form the Beijing art community.


August 18- 28 -East Asian Vision Exhibition
Yuen Chee Ling and Yeong Seak Ling invited to join the "East Asia Vision” exhibition together with more than 60 entries of famous painters from East Asian countries.
The exhibition, organized by the Chinese Ministry of Culture, the General Department of Broadcasting, Film and Television and the Olympics Beijing Committee, will last until the end of August 28.

 









"Her Presence In Colours VIII-International Women Artists Exhibition held at the China National Gallery at Beijing from 11-25 April 2008" was a overwhelm sucess. 147 women artists from different regions of various ethnic background exhibit their works under under roof.The Them : Dream fo peace refelct the common vision and aspiration for global peace and harmony


Cultural visit and tour were arranged for the women
artists form foreign countries.


Live interview by Xiao Yan at of Bejing Radio Station
 


In front of the entrance to the exhibition hall


Yeong Seak Ling attended the
Opening Ceremony at International Exhibition Centre at Beijing.


The exhibits


The OFA Artists


Recipients of Torino Winter Games, 2006 torch
 


 Yeong Seak Ling & Dr. Yuen Chee Ling's painting were sold at the charity  art auction
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