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1956

May 1956: Malaya Niubizi

May 1956: Malaya Niubizi

Huang Yao once more used his most famous character as a channel for his own thoughts and experiences, creating Malaya Niubizi. In this series Niubizi wears a sarong, works with the local people, picks coconuts, collects harvests and reins bullocks to pull carts.

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1956

June 12 1956: Exhibition featuring Malay Niubizi will be opening at the end of the month

June 12 1956: Exhibition featuring Malay Niubizi will be opening at the end of the month

After arriving in Singapore last month by invitation of the Singapore Chinese Society, cartoonist Huang Yao toured Singapore and completed a collection of paintings called “Malaya Niubizi”

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1956

June 28 1956: EXHIBITION OF CARTOONS AND PAINTINGS

June 28 1956: EXHIBITION OF CARTOONS AND PAINTINGS

Guest of Honour: Zhou Ruiqi Minister of Education, Singapore Exhibition content: 1. Son’s Education, 2. Mister Fluke, 3. Sketch Siam, 4.Malaya Niubizi, (above are not for sale),5.China ink painting and upside down calligraphy......

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1981

January 17 1981: Exhibition Of Folk Culture Paintings – Press and Media Clippings

January 17 1981: Exhibition Of Folk Culture Paintings – Press and Media Clippings

Press and media clippings for the exhibition.

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1981

February 8 1981: Mr. Huang Yao's unique calligraphic skills

February 8 1981: Mr. Huang Yao's unique calligraphic skills

Q: Mr. Huang, we heard from our television station’s interview with you that you mentioned “Oriental Art Simplified Explanation (II) on Calligraphy". When you touched on “Zuo Shu” (Left Writing) and “Fan Shu” (Reverse Writing). We also understand that you have an extraordinary calligraphic skill in the “Dao Shu” (Inverted or Upside down Writing), where you wrote the characters upside down from the bottom of the page up, and without any trace of you actually writing it in the inverted manner. Everybody termed it as: " Chuyun Shu". What does this mean?

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1987

April 3 1981: Huang Yao retrospective exhibition – Press and Media Clippings

April 3 1981: Huang Yao retrospective exhibition – Press and Media Clippings

Press and media clippings for the exhibition.

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1998

September 8 1998

September 8 1998

Madam Zheng Baoling (Huang Yao’s wife passes away) and 40 years of Huang Yao’s lifeworks are discovered intact. The earliest paintings dating back to 1947. Many of Huang Yao’s works have never been exhibited, including Wenzi Hua (modern calligraphy paintings) and Ziyou Hua (abstract paintings).

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1998

October 15 1998 Singapore Children's Society

October 15 1998 Singapore Children's Society

The Children’s Society of Singapore used four images from Huang Yao’s children paintings for the cover of their fund raising booklets.

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2001

2001 From Pictorial Calligraphy to Calligraphic Painting

2001 From Pictorial Calligraphy to Calligraphic Painting

An article by Wang Nanming - Huang Yao's two articles entitled Tuhua wenzi and Wenzi hua expounded his main idea in artistic creation, that is, the development of his early interest in Pictorial Calligraphy to his active practice of Calligraphic Painting. As Huang Yao explained the basis of his interest in this aspect of art...

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2006

October 2006 Museum Special : An Unusual Calligrapher

October 2006 Museum Special : An Unusual Calligrapher

This paper is produced by the Huang Yao Foundation. The paper traces Huang Yao’s contribution to Chinese Calligraphy.

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2012

December 14 2012: Painting of the Pra Pathom Chedi in Thailand by Huang Yao

December 14 2012: Painting of the Pra Pathom Chedi in Thailand by Huang Yao

Exploring The Cosmos: The Stupa as a Buddhist Symbol 14 Dec 2012 - 18 Aug 2013 @ Shaw Foundation Foyer, Asian Civilisations Museum, Empress Place

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