Montmartre I

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He had wanted to go to Paris to study art after graduating from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore at age 21.  But his father did not want him to become an artist.

He had wanted to go to Paris again to study art after his father passed away when he was 35 and he felt lost without the role model in his life.  But his mother did not want him to leave her. 

Low Hai Hong was 60 years old when he finally made the trip to Paris.  It was late but it was the art journey he needed. 

Montmartre is a district in Paris, France, which has an artistic history. 

 

Artist: Low Hai Hong 
Medium: Oil on Chinese Rice Paper
Year: 2001
Dimensions: 54cm x 64cm
Price: $1,800
Art Rental: 1%

 

If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced - Vincent Van Gogh