Tony Yau, B.F.A M.V.A.
Tony received his Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts (BFA) from York Univeristy, Toronto, Canada and then
receieved a Masters Degree in Visual Arts (MVA) from the Univeristy of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Tony has in recent years been:
- Providing Chinese to English and English to Chinese language translation services as part of his design services
- Designing Children's Toys, such as EVA foam toys, and assisting in the manufacturing. process
These services are all in addition to his historic and ongoing work in assisting paper and web publications / magazines / journals for financial institutions, hotels and tourism businesses, librarians, physio/physical therapists (in western trained medical health clinics), health and wellness groups, Christian organizations, fundraising events and programs for children throughout the world and especially in China, e.g. through World Vision etc. etc.
Useful Sample Information Sites About China
| Map of Hong Kong, Sai Kung District
| Promoting Hong Kong restaurants / food markets
| Health Alerts & SARS Masks Awareness Services
| Chinese Laws | China's Ministry of Finance
| Universities | Tourism
| Outline map of Hong Kong
| Premium Gift Manufacturers for Clients/Staff
| Hong Kong Stores Recognition
| Infomation Services |
- Preparing for Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
- Travel & Tourism in China
- China and APEC 1997
- Speech by President Jiang Zemin,
At Dinner Hosted by Mayor of Vancouver, Canada - during APEC 1997
- China Portal-Information-Directories
- "China Online the information network for China
- ChinaSite.com "the complete reference to China/Chinese-related web sites" (large directory of diverse links!)
- Introductory overviews of China and Hong Kong
- Chinese Legal Resources on the Net-Web
Government - Ministries & Departments, People's Republic of China
Chinese Universities & Educational Resources
- Universities & Educational Resources
Chinese Children's Animation-Cartoon Illustrators and Graphic Designers
- Yahoo's E-cards - section by Tony Yau, Hong Kong graphic designer, and creative content consultant
- Childrens Illustrator Christine Wong, initially trained at Hong Kong Polytechnique U. now in Vancouver, see www.carrotstick.ca
has also added Interior Design to her portfolio of skills and design experience.
Pictures & graphics in the banner above show a small
sample of multi-media business marketing work of one of Hong Kong's top graphic designers Tony Yau, B.F.A. M.V.A. living and working in Hong Kong.
Tony is a pioneer in the use of web design & marketing.
In 1996 he assisted Anson Realty in Vancouver, Canada in acquiring its first
domain name and developed their first web site.
In Hong Kong he has been the graphic designer / creative design consultant on hundreds of Chinese and
Chinese-English web sites: including such well known companies-corporations as:
In 2002 Tony was profiled by Yahoo's children's area for his very popular cartoon
web animated graphics for children [samples of which are in this area and in other areas of MetroTown.info]
Whether you are a local Hong Kong business looking for a skilled graphics-media consultant, or a business
in the English speaking world wanting help with your Chinese-China media projects -
consider Tony Yau firstname.lastname@example.org (with bachelor and
Master's degrees, in design-media, from York University and the University of Alberta, Canada - with special insights in
marketing to both Chinese and English language audiences.
In the library/archive professional world, he creative the first graphics for
Provenance.ca the electronic magazine in 1995 in
Vancouver BC, working with a group of librarians, archivists and other information professionals.
See also our Introduction to China section
Credits for Graphics · Illustrator · Photos
Copyright © 2002-2003 graphics and images by Tony Yau, photos: Yu Xueyun (PRC), G-J. Zhang (Beijing), John Wong (Victoria, BC), Neal Chan (Vancouver, BC - graphics editing), T.Yau (Hong Kong),
Angus Weller (maps-cartography)
PLEASE NOTE: the use of sample images from work Tony has done with various companies e.g. Ikea, Xerox, Hong Kong City Education, web sites
shown here are for sample purposes only. The mention of these companies names in no way implies their
endorsement of this web site or its services, nor does it imply this web site or its contributors endorsing of these companies goods and/or services.
The materials are used as if they are part of the "portfolio" of projects that Tony Yau and other contributors have
participated in - as a matter of record.
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