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1987 – 1998

1987

January 21 1987 Huang Yao's death

January 21 1987 Huang Yao's death

In a letter from Zheng Baoling to Huang Yao’s cousin’s in China, Huang Yao had fainted on 4 January and was hospitalized.

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1987

March 28 1987 Remembering Huang Yao by Lang Taosha

March 28 1987 Remembering Huang Yao by Lang Taosha

As currently reported: Mr Huang Yao’s memorial service and retrospective exhibition have already been fixed to be held on 3rd April, at the Malaysian Institute of Art Exhibition Centre. Given that the above-mentioned event is a meaningful one, it is expected to attract a significant number of visitors.

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1987

April 1 1987: Article in Da Chang magazine vol. 161

April 1 1987: Article in Da Chang magazine vol. 161

Articles are being translated to English at the moment and will be uploaded over time. Original article is available on our link Chinese.

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1987

April 3 1987: Huang Yao retrospective exhibition

April 3 1987: Huang Yao retrospective exhibition

Organizers: Malaysian Institute of Art (MIA)

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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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1988

January 21 1988: Huang Yao retrospective commemoration article

January 21 1988: Huang Yao retrospective commemoration article

Huang Yao Retrospective, organized by Malaysian Institute of Art (MIA). A book of articles, “Commemoration Articles on Huang Yao” (Huang Yao Jinian Wenji) was compiled and published.

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1989

1989 Zhongguo Meishu Cidian (Record of Chinese Artists)

1989 Zhongguo Meishu Cidian (Record of Chinese Artists)

The ‘Zhongguo Meishu Cidian (Record of Chinese Artists) published in Shanghai and Taiwan by Hsiung Shih Art Books Co. Ltd., lists Huang Yao as a contemporary painter, famous for his Anti-Japanese Aggression War cartoon character Niubizi and the book he wrote, ‘History of Overseas Chinese in Malaysia and Singapore’.

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1991

May 25 1991: Newspaper article about the scholarship

May 25 1991: Newspaper article about the scholarship

Articles are being translated to English at the moment and will be uploaded over time. Original article is available on our link Chinese.

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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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2012

August 31 2012: ART WORKS OF MODERN CHINESE ARTIST HUANG YAO DEBUT AT FINE ART ASIA 2012 WITH 50 HUMAN FIGURES INK PAINTINGS

August 31 2012: ART WORKS OF MODERN CHINESE ARTIST HUANG YAO DEBUT AT FINE ART ASIA 2012 WITH 50 HUMAN FIGURES INK PAINTINGS

4th to 7th October 2012: Huang Yao Foundation organises the first public exhibition and sale of the works of modern Chinese artist Huang Yao since his demise in 1987, presenting 50 paintings from its Human Figures collection at Fine Art Asia (FAA) 2012 Hong Kong to raise funds for its operations as well as to fund initiatives such as children's programs, exhibitions and cartoon animation.

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2012

September 3 2012: CALLIGRAPHIC PAINTINGS OF MODERN CHINESE ARTIST HUANG YAO ON DISPLAY AT THE UPPER HOUSE HOTEL HONG KONG

September 3 2012: CALLIGRAPHIC PAINTINGS OF MODERN CHINESE ARTIST HUANG YAO ON DISPLAY AT THE UPPER HOUSE HOTEL HONG KONG

September 17 – October 19, 2012: Members of the general public can view two calligraphic paintings by Huang Yao, titled “莫使金樽空對月 Let us drink to the moon” and “百年好合 A hundred.......

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2012

October 1 2012 : 3 paintings to be auctioned by Christies on 27th November 2012

October 1 2012 : 3 paintings to be auctioned by Christies on 27th November 2012

“Riding the Dragon” or “Cheng Long” (139.5 x 72.8cm) painted by Huang Yao in 1980 was inspired by a mythological story of an emperor riding a dragon to heaven and becoming an immortal.....

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2012

October 28 2012 Wenzi Hua Centerpiece by Huang Yao

October 28 2012 Wenzi Hua Centerpiece by Huang Yao

On 28 October 2012, Huang Yao’s calligraphy “Be content, thus be happy always” officially joined the collection of calligraphic works by respected Chinese calligraphers that are engraved in stone at the Chinese Calligraphy Stone Gallery at the Oriental Villa in the Nirvana Memorial Centre. The recently launched gallery holds a collection of over 150 steles engraved with the calligraphy of renowned scholars from the dynasties of China to the modern day.

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