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Anothermountainman Biography

Born in 1960, Hong Kong, Chinese artist Stanley Wong Ping-Pui, is better known to the art world as anothermountainman.  Following his graduation from the Hong Kong Technical Teachers’ College (Design & Technology) in 1980, Stanley worked as a graphic designer for five years before embarking on what was to become an incredibly successful and rewarding career in advertising.  Stanley Wong the artist is anothermountainman.  The distinction is one Wong uses to separate his commercial advertising work with his more personal and intimate work as an artist.

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Apart from his commitment to advertising, Wong has a passion for fine arts and photography, often focusing his subjects on social issues.  His affection for his birthplace is strongly reflected in his art.  In recent years, his work 'redwhiteblue', depicts the positive spirit of Hong Kong using the ubiquitous tri-colour woven canvas, have won critical acclaim both locally and internationally.  A selection of the works form permanent collections in both Hong Kong museums and the Victoria & Albert Museum in England.  In 2005, ‘redwhiteblue’ travelled to Venice as one of the two art works from Hong Kong presented at the 51st Venice Biennale.

Wong's excellence in photography and fine arts have been recognized in numerous exhibitions and awards. Throughout his career, he has won more than 400 awards in graphic design, advertising and fine art at home and abroad.  In 2004, Stanley was inducted into the Alliance Graphique Internationale, the prestigious Swiss institution whose membership comprises revered graphic designers from around the world.

Anothermountainman Featured Artworks

speechless 2 by Anothermountainman contemporary artwork
Anothermountainmanspeechless 2, 2008-2010Inkjet on archival paper
Variable dimensions
Not for sale
Duddell's

Anothermountainman Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Group show, FRAMED: AI WEIWEI AND HONG KONG ARTISTS at Duddell's, Hong Kong
Closed
5 November 2013–7 February 2014 Group show FRAMED: AI WEIWEI AND HONG KONG ARTISTS Duddell's, Hong Kong

Anothermountainman In Ocula Magazine

Doryun Chong Ocula Conversation Doryun Chong By Anna Dickie, Hong Kong

Doryun Chong is Chief Curator at M+, Hong Kong’s super museum for visual culture. Prior to joining M+, Chong was Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, and prior to that, he was a curator in the visual arts department at Minneapolis’ Walker Art Center from 2003 to 2009. At MoMA, Chong...

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Doryun Chong Ocula Conversation Doryun Chong By Anna Dickie, Hong Kong

Doryun Chong is Chief Curator at M+, Hong Kong’s super museum for visual culture. Prior to joining M+, Chong was Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, and prior to that, he was a curator in the visual arts department at Minneapolis’ Walker Art Center from 2003 to 2009. At MoMA, Chong...

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