The CityU Gallery will hold an exhibition, "Ming Qing in the Eyes
of Ming-Qing", from 5 September to 26 September. There are around
80 exhibits, including paintings, emperor's calligraphy, paper fans, Guqin
(a seven-string Chinese musical instrument), pottery ware, carvings and
embroidery from the Ming and Qing dynasties. They form part of the private
collection of Ms Catherine Wang Mingqing, a well-known
figure in the arts and culture scene. The exhibition will open on 5 September.
Officiating guests include Mr Cai Wenzhong, Deputy Director
General of Publicity, Culture and Sports Department, Liaison Office of
the Central People's Government in the HKSAR; Mr Song Ronghua, spokesman,
Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's
Republic of China in the HKSAR; Professor Way Kuo, President
of CityU; Professor Cheng Pei-kai, Director of the Chinese
Civilisation Centre; Ms Wang and various art and culture celebrities.