Alex Fong @ the Artym Gallery
Featuring Alex Fong at the Artym Gallery[lead]You are invited to spend an evening with Alex Fong in support of the Westside Legacy Trail, Friday July 8th from 5 – 8pm.[/lead]
Enter to win an Alex Fong Original!
Live painting: buy your own Alex Fong Art Card, with all proceeds going to the Westside Legacy Trail!
Refreshments will be served.[/panel][/column] [/row]
Born in Vancouver, B.C. in 1956, Alex Fong’s interest in art began at a young age. However, it was not until his study of interior design that he discovered the medium of watercolour and the freedom of colour and expression that matched his vision of the world.
Alex’s early works reflected a traditional oriental technique. As his talents flourished, Alex developed a personal style that has since become his hallmark. Alex’s paintings are a kaleidoscope of light and colour – a bouquet of wonder and whimsy. The sense of delight that accompanies them draws the viewer in for a closer look. His translucent, impressionistic paintings are distinguished by a parade of coloured flecks that he calls “confetti” which represent his celebration of life. The result is an exquisite balance of spontaneity and grace.