Longmen Art Projects 龍門雅集

1975-2002

Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan 龙门画廊 台湾 台北 龍門畫廊 台灣 台北

Founded in 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan, Lung Men Art Gallery dedicated itself to the promotion of modern and contemporary art, specializing in 20th Century Chinese artists who emerged in the international Post-War art scene such as Yun Gee, Zao Wou-ki, Chu Teh-chun, Ju Ming, Chuang Che, and Walasse Ting; as well as renowned contemporary Chinese artists such as Xu Bing. Lung Men Art Gallery pioneered the era of modernizing art gallery management from 1975-1990 in Taiwan.

Triptych by Zao Wou Ki
Triptych by Zao Wou Ki

In the early 1990s, gallery director Lily Lee aimed to expand into an international operation; Lung Men Art Gallery entered the international art markets of New York, Chicago, London, Paris, and Tokyo and established long term business relationships with top international art dealers. During this period of time, Lily Lee was living and traveling between New York and Taiwan, while her only son, Jeffrey, completed his elementary and high school education in New York.

Sewer by Pablo Picasso
Sewer by Pablo Picasso

From 1995 - 1997, Lily Lee was elected as the Chairman of the Taiwan Art Galleries Association as well as Principal Organizer of the first and second Taipei Art Fair International R.O.C.; which attracted top galleries from all over the world to participate. The list of galleries include Pace Wildenstein, Richard Grey, Enrico Navarra, Tamenaga, Nichido, Marlborough, Annely Juda, etc., exhibiting masterpieces by A. Renoir, Sonia Delauney, Pier Mondrian, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Joan Miro, Jean Arp, Anthony Caro, Christo, David Hockney, Jean Dubuffet, Frank Stella, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Fujita Morand. The fairs introduced a new international perspective to the growing and maturing art market in Taiwan. Lily Lee was once praised as “the pioneer of international art market development” during the golden era of the Taiwanese art market. From 1997-2000, Lily Lee lived and traveled between Taipei and Hong Kong.

台湾龙门画廊创立于1975年,一向以推动现代与当代艺术为主要经营方针,专营二十世纪战后崛起于国际艺坛的中国海内外杰出艺术家作品,如朱沅芷、赵无极、朱德群、朱铭、庄喆、丁雄泉以及中国当代艺术家如徐冰等目前享誉亚洲艺坛的艺术大师作品,开启台湾1975-90画廊时代现代化经营之先河。

丁雄泉《蓝色幻想》
丁雄泉《蓝色幻想》

1990年代初在国际化经营的目标下,龙门画廊主持人李亚俐开始将事业触角伸向国际艺术市场都会 - 纽约、芝加哥、伦敦、巴黎、东京等地,与卓越的国际一级画商们,建立持续互信的良好合作关系。于此阶段时期,李亚俐旅居纽约、台湾两地;独子李俊毅则于纽约分别完成了小学与中学的课业。

徐冰版画艺术展
徐冰版画艺术展

1995-1997年,李亚俐当选台湾「画廊协会」主席,创办「台北国际艺术博览会 ( Taipei Art Fair International R.O.C.) ,汇集来自世界各国的顶尖如Pace Wildenstein、Richard Grey、Enrico Navarra、Tamenaga、Nichido、 Marlborough、Annely Juda等一流画廊参与,分别展出国际大师艺术作品如:A.Renoir、Pier Mondrian、Marc Chagall、Pablo Picasso、Joan Miro、Jean Arp、Jean Dubuffet、Frank Stella、Jean-Michel Basquiat等经典之作,赢得当时台湾艺术产业黄金时期“市场国际化开拓者”美名。

台灣龍門畫廊創立於1975年,一向以推動現代與當代藝術為主要經營方針,專營二十世紀戰後崛起於國際藝壇的中國海內外傑出藝術家作品,如朱沅芷、趙無極、朱德群、朱銘、莊喆、丁雄泉以及中國當代藝術家如徐冰等目前享譽亞洲藝壇的藝術大師作品,開啓台灣1975-90畫廊時代現代化經營之先河。

1990年代初在國際化經營的目標下,龍門畫廊主持人李亞俐開始將事業觸角伸向國際藝術市場都會 - 紐約、芝加哥、倫敦、巴黎、東京等地,與卓越的國際一級畫商們,建立持續互信的良好合作關係。於此階段時期,李亞俐旅居紐約、台灣兩地;獨子李俊毅則於紐約分別完成了小學與中學的課業。

1995-1997年,李亞俐當選台灣「畫廊協會」主席,創辦「台北國際藝術博覽會 ( Taipei Art Fair International R.O.C.) ,匯集來自世界各國的頂尖如Pace Wildenstein、Richard Grey、Enrico Navarra、Tamenaga、Nichido、 Marlborough、Annely Juda等一流畫廊參與,分別展出國際大師藝術作品如:A.Renoir、Pier Mondrian、Marc Chagall、Pablo Picasso、Joan Miro、Jean Arp、Jean Dubuffet、Frank Stella、Jean-Michel Basquiat等經典之作,贏得當時台灣藝術產業黃金時期「市場國際化開拓者」美名。

2002-2008