Benny SY Li 李純恩 HK, b. 1956
Widely known as a Hong Kong writer and photographer, Benny Li is also a self-taught artist. His paintings are deeply influenced by the works of modern Chinese masters such as Badashanren, Shi Tao, Qi Baishi, Zhang Daqian, Li Keran, and Wu Guanzhong. Renowned for his vivid imagination and unconventional approach to colour and composition, Benny Li also seeks inspiration from European artists to develop his distinctive and free flowing style. The artist’s oeuvre serves as a pure reflection of his love for travelling, sense of humour, and interpretations of his dreams.
Between Heaven and Earth 天地遊Paintings by Benny SY Li 李純恩畫展 7 - 16 Dec 2018Benny Li is a well-known figure in Hong Kong, a former chief editor of Ming Pao Newspaper and editor of the Sing Pao Newspaper Supplement, he has hosted various TV shows, appeared in several movies, written many books and screen plays. Benny is also a keen photography and has held...