“Picasso Inspiration” Painting by J.A. Tan on Book Cover
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“Picasso Inspiration” Painting by J.A. Tan on Book Cover

The Art of J.A. Tan’s painting “Picasso Inspiration” was used as the book cover of author Dr. Ginny Russell’s “The Rise of Autism: Risk and Resistance in the Age of Diagnosis.” It is available on Amazon. Dr. Russell is a researcher at the University of Exeter Medical School & College of Social Science. She is…

Family Oriented Painting and Drawing Demo by J.A. Tan in Vancouver
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Family Oriented Painting and Drawing Demo by J.A. Tan in Vancouver

Family Oriented Painting and Drawing Demo by Jose Antonio S. Tan Thursday June 1st, 2017 5PM-8PM Vancouver Lipont Art Centre Free Admission Age group: All. Family oriented. On June 1st, Children’s Day, during the Generation One Exhibition – Art by First-Generation Asian-Canadian Artists, local artist Jose Antonio S. Tan will be giving a collaborative demonstration…

J.A. Participates in Generation One Exhibit for Asian Heritage Month

J.A. Participates in Generation One Exhibit for Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month. To celebrate, the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society is holding the ExplorASIAN Festival. One of the highlights of the festival is the Generation One Exhibit at the Vancouver Lipont Art Centre. J.A. Tan is part of a juried exhibition of Asian Canadian artists. This is the 4th year he is…

Art of J.A. Tan featured in University Research on Autism and Neurodiversity

Art of J.A. Tan featured in University Research on Autism and Neurodiversity

The University of Exeter used J.A. Tan’s artwork together with other artists on the spectrum to showcase the value of alternative thinking demonstrating how neurodiverse individuals can — and do — communicate in visual rather than verbal ways.” The University’s research team is based at Egenis, part of the University of Exeter in the UK….

“Stress Free” by J.A. Tan on permanent exhibit at Philippine Consular Office in Vancouver

“Stress Free” by J.A. Tan on permanent exhibit at Philippine Consular Office in Vancouver

When the Philippine Consulate transferred to their new office space at Canada Place, Vancouver, J.A. loaned 7 of his artworks to give color and a welcoming atmosphere to the consular office. His paintings hung on the walls in the board room and the public space from February to Dec. 17, 2015. This began a wonderful…

J.A. Tan Featured in Autism File Magazine, October-November 2015 issue
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J.A. Tan Featured in Autism File Magazine, October-November 2015 issue

The Art of J.A. Tan is featured in the October-November 2015 issue of The Autism File, a bi-monthly magazine dealing with all aspects of autism. The article was written by Debra Muzikar, author of the book, “The Art of Autism: Shifting Perceptions.” Click here to read the magazine. Excerpt: “Using art to show how his…

J.A. Tan’s Paintings at the Philippine Consulate in Vancouver

J.A. Tan’s Paintings at the Philippine Consulate in Vancouver

The Philippine Consulate office at 999 Canada Place in Vancouver is a little brighter these days. Thanks to the art of J.A. Tan hanging on the walls. In February 2015, J.A.’s paintings “Stress Free” and “So this is Canada” series were hung at the Philippine Consulate General offices. Filipino-Canadian artist J.A. Tan’s paintings hang in…