Slanted FlyingJournal of Tai Chi Chuan


Henry Look Passes Away

Sad news of the passing of Grand-master Henry Look (1925-2016), who was 90 years old. He left this world on Tuesday morning, November 29th. He was an accomplished martial artist, who specialized in the arts of I-chuan (Yichuan) and the Guang Ping style of Tai Chi Chuan.

Grand-master Look was named to the Inside Kung-Fu Hall of Fame, “Instructor of the Year” in 1997, also named among the 100 “Who Made The Greatest Impact In Martial Arts in the 20th Century”. Recently named to the USA Wushu Kung Fu Federation, Hall of Fame, Lifetime Achievement Award, Inside Kung-Fu, Hall of Fame, and “Man of the Year” in 2004.


See the full bio of Henry Look by clicking HERE

Below is a video of an old interview of Henry Look where he also performs the Guang Ping style of Tai Chi Chuan on a cable TV show.

Grand-master Henry Look will truly be missed by the world’s Tai Chi community. Our condolences go out to his family, friends, and his many students. A celebration of his life will be held sometime after the New Year.



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