Painting Her Way 道無盡

The Ink Art of Fang Zhaoling 方召麐水墨藝術展

Kuiyi Shen and Julia F. Andrews, With Essays by Joan Judge and Joyce Hei-ting Wong 沈揆一、安雅蘭、及季家珍和黃熙婷.

ISBN : 978-988-12272-9-4

Film, Media, Fine Arts Distributed for Asia Society Hong Kong Center 亞洲協會香港中心

September 2017

204 pages, 8.125″ x 10.375″, 111 color illustrations

  • HK$280.00

This catalogue is published on the occasion of Asia Society Hong Kong Center’s eponymous exhibition, Painting Her Way: The Ink Art of Fang Zhaoling, from September 27 to December 31, 2017, the first of ASHK’s 20th Century Chinese Female Artist Series. The book includes a catalogue of all exhibited artworks and seals, as well as three scholarly essays that shed light on the life and artistic trajectory of Fang Zhaoling, the changing social role of women in Republican China, and the importance of Hong Kong to Fang’s career as a painter.


Kuiyi Shen and Julia F. Andrews are both prominent scholars of modern Chinese art. Shen is professor of Art history, Theory, and Criticism at University of California, San Diego, while Andrews is a distinguished university professor in the Department of History of Art at The Ohio State University. Both have published prolifically and curated major museum exhibitions on the art of modern China.