Art Exhibition: He Qi

Event time: 
Monday, March 6, 2006 - 4:00am
Event description: 

He QiLook Toward the Heavens: The Art of He Qi

On display at the Yale institute of Sacred Music

March 6 – April 26

Weekdays, 9am – 4pm
Free and open to the public.

Reception Thursday, March 23 | 4:30 – 6 pm

Look Toward the Heavens: The Art of He Qi will be on display from March 6 through April 26 in New Haven at the Yale Institute of Sacred Music, 409 Prospect St. He Qi, a contemporary Christian artist from China, is the 2005-06 Paul T. Lauby artist in residence at the Overseas Ministries Study Center in New Haven.

Dr. He Qi is a professor at Nanjing Union Theological Seminary and a tutor for master’s level students in the philosophy department of Nanjing University. He is a member of the Chinese Artist Association and a board member of the Asian Christian Art Association. His art has been featured on the BBC and HK Cable TV, and in Asian Week, Far Eastern Economic Review, Christianity Today, Upper Room, Augsburg Fortress, Sing Tao Daily News, and The World Daily.

The artist in residence program at the Overseas Ministries Study Center is made possible through a generous grant from the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia.

A reception will be held to honor the artist and the exhibition on Thursday, March 23 from 4:30 – 6 m at the Institute. Free parking is available.

The exhibition, presented in partnership with the Overseas Ministries Study Center with support from Yale Divinity School, is open weekdays from 9 to 4. Both the exhibition and the reception are free and open to the public.