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Influential Emerging

Lo Koon Chiu and Simon Go

By Oscar Ho

LO KOON CHIURubber-band rope skipping, 2005, ink and color on paper, dimensions unspecified. Courtesy Hong Kong Heritage Museum.

SIMON GO, Keng Ming Mirror and Frame Shop, Hong Kong, 2007, gelatin silver print, 40 x 50 cm. Courtesy the artist.

In 1947, during the civil war in China, the artist Lo Koon Chiu fled to Hong Kong from Guangzhou. Despite his passionate plan to revitalize traditional Chinese art as part of an effort to save…

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