About the Book
«…The next morning, about four o’clock, we were about twenty people who calmly walked to the edge of the sea in the darkness. I saw more or less clearly a small fishing boat floating up and down, guided by the waves of the sea. Someone said: “Fast, fast, fast!” We enter one after the other in the lower part of the vessel…»
Discover the artist Lau Po Shin (樓寳善) through the 11 important chapters of his life:
Chapter 1: Lonely
Chapter 2: Leaving Shanghai
Chapter 3: The Infiltration
Chapter 4: The Photography Studio
Chapter 5: Paris My Dream
Chapter 6: A Second Chance
Chapter 7: La Monnaie de Paris
Chapter 8: The Path of Return
Chapter 9: The Indebtedness
Chapter 10: Destination Quebec
Chapter 11: My Pursuit of Art
This artist's autobiography contains more than 30 photos and sketches that have never been published.
Take a step into his journey of life from China to France twice to finally settle down in Canada.
«When a work of art, a painting, attracts the gaze of your eye again and again, this is the charm of art.» (Lau Po Shin)
Arthentik is an online art gallery with artworks from exclusive artists: Oil Painting, Etching, Ex-Libris and Chinese Ink Painting. Discover artworks from the first Chinese who studied and worked at the Monnaie de Paris in France during the year 1975: Lau Po Shin.