ArtE Bohemian Series: Dinner with Art Collector, Yip Shing Yiu 葉承耀

Why and how do art collectors derive enjoyment out of building an art collection.

What is the connection and relevance between us and antiques?

Come meet Art Collector, Dr Yip. One of the most, if not the most authoritative figure in Chinese Art with a passion in Ming Dynasty Furniture. A learned and cultured person, a great speaker and conversationist.

Dr Yip is a Hong Kong, British, U.S. and Mainland China qualified skin specialist and honorary professor in Guangzhou.  Resident training at Buckinghamshire, Cambridge University and Harvard Medical School Fellow at the Massachuetts General Hospital, Boston.

He recently exhibited part of his collection at the Sotheby's Autumn Sales between 5 - 9 October, 2012.

Attendees to the dinner should have a background knowledge and interest in Huanghuali Furniture and art collecting.

This not a lecture but in a casual dinner format where we will discuss "Art Collecting & Ming Furniture"

Dinner will be in English + Cantonese.

Dinner includes tea and one glass of wine.

Cost: HKD550

Payment Details:

Bank: HSBC

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NB: Once the payment is made, we would need confirmation with a scanned copy of the receipt via email on [masked].


10% off for students & teachers & persons above 60 with valid ID.


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  • A former member
    A former member

    It was good. Happy to meet Dr Yip.

    November 15, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Fun, informative and absolutely enjoyable!

    November 14, 2012

  • sunny l.

    I'll miss this one, can't make it on wednesday evenings. Any other chance of meeting the collector Mr. Yip in future please let me know .Thanks.

    October 17, 2012

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