Buddhism Under the Nyingma Tradition

November 07, 2013

Opening Ceremony (Two Artists – One Stroke)

The opening ceremony can now be seen online!

Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLH0GSyA7cQ

Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WQqkvSpYdg

November 05, 2013

Exhibit Opening, Two Artists – One Stroke

Toronto, ON – November, 4, 2013

The exhibit opened in Metro Hall on a crisp Winter day. The Metro Hall Rotunda is a major thoroughfare sandwiched between the business district and the entertainment district in downtown Toronto. Both Tam and …

October 06, 2013

A Buddhist Painter and A Magic-Realist Photographer…

A Buddhist Painter and A Magic-Realist Photographer...

Two Artists… One Stroke!…

September 24, 2013

一綫雙藝 (Two Artists – One Stroke)

TAM 一綫雙藝 題字《一綫雙藝》




地點:多倫多市政中心Metro Hall Rotunda, 55 John Street…

September 23, 2013

Two Artists One Stroke | Toronto Metro Hall | November 4-8, 2013

We announce an exhibition called “Two Artists, One Stroke” celebrating the works of two Torontonians, Master Tam Shek-Wing (The Sino-Tibetan Buddhist Association, Toronto) and his collaboration with a photographer, Fraser Shein. The exhibition is held at the Rotunda of Metro …

March 27, 2013

The Art of Zen

Close_up_waterdrop_on_flower_cb_wp8Those who bothered to read “Two Cedars Piercing the Sky” might be scratching your head. Why is Emily Dickinson relevant at all? Well, there is a particular Zen quality to her writing. Master Tam translated three of her poems, “My …

March 27, 2013

Two Cedars piercing the Sky

Male Bullock's Oriole at Atascadero LakeFor fun, a colleague and I translated a poem Master Tam wrote in 1976 (published in Mingpao Monthly in April 1976), in memory of Emily Dickinson for the 90th anniversary of her passing. The left column is his original poem, …

June 05, 2012

Master Tam’s 78th Birthday

Students from afar came to celebrate Master Tam’s birthday on May 17. The day started with meditation in the afternoon followed by dinner at night. There were many entertaining performances throughout the dinner, including the auspicious peacock!

A picture is …