Contemporary Chinese Artist Wang Hui Oil Painting Art Appreciation — A Moonlit Night On The Spring River


Artist Wang Hui Romantic Realism Oil Painting Work – A Moonlit Night On The Spring River

Painting Title: A Moonlit Night On The Spring River

Artist: Wang Hui (China)

Painting Size: 120*105cm

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: Unknown

Artist Wang Hui mainly engaged with oil painting creation, who also worked with gouache paintings and Chinese paintings. His portrait paintings are vivid and superb; his lyrical portraits and landscapes, still life paintings and other works mostly figurative imagery with ingenious blend of performance practices and rich beautiful colors, thus created a variety of mysterious, hazy, elegant and artistic atmosphere and rich oriental romance, emit strong artistic charms, viewing those painting you will fall into a dream realm, and causing limitless thoughts and reveries.

About Artist Wang Hui:

Mr. Wang Hui, who was born in 1943, graduated from the Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts in 1959, and graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1968, taught by internationally renowned artist Wu Guanzhong and other famous art professors.

Artist Wang Hui has engaged in painting creation for more than 40 years, he has created a large number of paintings, have been selected too participate a dozen of national and international large-scale exhibitions, and have won several awards. Artworks created by artist Wang Hui have been in showed or collected in Asia, Europe, America, Australia and more than ten countries and regions.

Held exhibition at the Art Museum of China in 1993;
Held art exhibitions in India and Indonesia for several times during 1994 to 1997;
Held an art exhibitions in the United States in 1999.

Representative works:

Oil painting “Five Milestones”, “Sending Book” “Morning of Life,” “Moonlit Night on Spring River” “Heart Torrent • Ba Jin”, “Crystal Heart • Bing Xin” ,”State President Liu Shaoqi”, etc., most of them have been collected by famous museums and collectors in home and abroad.

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Contemporary Chinese Artist Chai Xiaogang Oil Painting Art Appreciation — Floating Lives

Artist Chai Xiaogang Symbolism Oil Painting Work Appreciation – Floating Lives

Painting Title: Floating Lives

Artist: Chai Xiaogang (China)

Painting Size: 130*97m

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: 1993

Since former half of the 1990s, characters been wrapped in multi-layers appeared frequently in artist Chai Xiaogang’s oil painting works, these characters seemed to fly in the sky or swim in the sea freely, but can not get rid of the embarrassment status that itself was been astricted heavily, and the same time they need to absorb ‘nutrition’ from the outside constantly, otherwise it is difficult to survive.

This series of oil painting works, is a type of reveal of the illogical and paradox-style existence status of contemporary people (mostly refer to the intellectuals) – although they desired to metaphysical self-sufficient survival, but because of badger with various secular, mediocre even disgraced entanglements, they can not throw these tangles away simply, the only thing they can do is try their best to survive difficultly and perplexedly under the huge contrast between dreams and reality.

About Artist Chai Xiaogang:

Mr. Chai Xiaogang, who was born in 1962 in Guanyun, Jiangsu, China. and graduated from the oil painting speciality of Fine Arts department at the Nanjing Art Institute in 1985.

As one of famous oil painting artists in China and representative figure of the’85 New Art Movement in China. Artist Chai Xiaogang has published more than one hundred works in professional art magazines around the world, including China Art, Art Field in China, Artist, Lion Art, and Collection in Taiwan and Collectors in Hong Kong.

Artist Chai Xiaogang was also featured in Jiangsu Illustrated, Art Literature, and Hong Kong’s Chinese Artifacts. His works have been collected by individuals and art institutions around the world. He graduated from the Department of Fine Arts, Nanjing Academy of Fine Arts, majoring in oil painting in 1985.

Main Exhibitions:

1984 – Six Men Oil Painting Show (Nanjing);

1985 – Jiangsu Youth Week – Big Modern Art Exhibition;

1986 – China 1985 New-tide Large Magic Lantern Itineracy Exhibition (Zhuhai);

1989 – China Modern Art Exhibition (Beijing);

1993 – After-China New Art Show (Hong Kong)

etc.

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Contemporary Chinese Artist Chen Yifei Oil Painting Art Appreciation — The Flute Player

Artist Chen Yifei People Oil Painting Work Appreciation –The Flute Player

Painting Title: The Flute Player

Artist: Chen Yifei (China)

Painting Size: 173*173cm

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: 1987

The composition of Painting ” The Flute Player” is simple and exquisite, pure colored, the characterization is dignified and elegant. The background and subject of the oil painting work is mainly black in large, but artist Chen Yifei applied with the contrast of light and colors smartly, challenge the peak of techniques of realistic painting. he uses classical and ultra-realism combined techniques, and integrated delicate and nuanced eastern exoticism, thus to perform the elegant moods of the female flute player naturally and vividly.

About Artist Chen Yifei:

Mr. Chen Yifei (4/14/1946 -4/10/2005) , who was born on April 4, 1946 in Zhenhai, Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China, and died on Arpil 10, 2005 in U.S.A.

artist Chen Yifei was graduated from the Shanghai Fine Arts College and entered the Oil Painting & Sculpture Creative Studio in Shanghai Art Academy in 1965, and acted as one of headers of the oil painting group.

After living in the United States since 1980, Chen Yifei focused on the Chinese themed oil paintings’ research and creations. After years of unremitting efforts and has achieved outstanding success and Mr. Chen become a well-known Chinese artists at home and abroad.

During the 60-70 Chen Yifei created “The Yellow River”, “Occupied the Presidential Hall “, “Strolling” and other well-known excellent oil paintings, which let him stand out from artists of the same age.

In 1980 artist Chen Yifei went to the United States with only 38 U.S. dollars to pursue a further study and captured a master’s degree of art in 1984. Later he engaged in oil paintings producing in New York and held personal exhibitions in Washington, New York, Tokyo and other places.

Artworks of Chen Yifei had been sent to auctions on quality oil paintings that held domestic and in Hong Kong, and his work of oil painting “Highland Customs” has gained the highest auction price in Chinese oil paintings.

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Contemporary Chinese Artist Cai Liang Oil Painting Art Appreciation — Zang’s Drama Actress


Artist Cai Liang People Oil Painting Work Appreciation – Zang’s Drama Actress

Painting Title: Zang Drama Actress

Artist: Cai Liang (China)

Painting Size: 60*90cm

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: 1995

Cai Liang, is one of the first generation of artists in China that had been learning in the former Soviet Union and then returned to new China, who has gained great acchievements in the field of teaching Chinese oil painting.

Artist Cai Liang is most dept in the performance of the theme of revolutionary history of life of farmers of the Northwest Territories in China, his representative works “Yan’an Torch”, “lend accomodation” were collected and showed in the Chinese Revolutionary History Museum and the Art Museum of China, and has influenced the whole two generations of people greatly.

About Artist Cai Liang:

Mr. Cai Liang, who was born in Sep.1392 and died in August, 1995, and was adept at oil painting creation.

Artist Cai Liang was graduated from the painting department at the Central Fine Arts Academy in 1953, and graduated from the PD class at the same college, who had been engaged in artwork creation at the Shan’xi branch of China Artists Association and Shanxi Culture Bureau, and been acted as professor at the Zhejiang Fine Arts Institute.

Representative works:

“Borrow an Accomodation”, “A Yangko Team come to the Jujube Garden”, “Danqing Career” , “Yan’an Torches” (collected by China Revolution Museum” “Poor Farmer’s Son”(collected by China Fine Arts Gallery); “Three Main Forces of Red Army Join Force”(collected by China People Revolution Military Museum”

Main Exhibitions:

1964: National Fine Arts Exhibition for the 15th Anniversary of the Founding of Our Country;
1972 & 1974: National Fine Arts Exhibition
1978: National Bi-Celebration Exhibition;
1979: National Fine Arts Exhibition for the 30th Anniversary of the Founding of Our Country;
1984: National Fine Arts Exhibition for the 305h Anniversary of the Founding of Our Country;
1987: The 1st National Oil Painting Art Exhibition;
1993: The 2nd Oil Painting Art Exhibition;
and so on;

Collection Records:

China Revolution Military Museum (4 paintings);
China Fine Art Gallery (9 paintings);
Yan’an Revolution Memorial Museum;
Ning-xia Museum;
Yan’cheng The New Fourth Army Memorial Museum;

Guangdong Hu’men Opium Warm Memorial Museum

and so on.

Publicaitons:
“Cai Liang people oil paintings Sketches” “Oil Painting Portrait Selection” ;”Pencil Sketch and Colors Induction” “Cai Liang & Zhang Zining Oil painting Selection” ; “ Cai Liang Artworks Collection” and so on.

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Contemporary Chinese Artist Du Hao Oil Painting Art Appreciation – Still Spring

Artist Du Hao Animal Oil Painting Work Appreciation –Still Spring

Painting Title: Still Spring

Artist: Du Hao (China)

Painting Size: 150*120cm

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: 2008

About Artist Du Hao:

There are many genius and masters of tiger paintings in Chinese history, contemporary artists of Chinese painging Liu Kui-Ling and Liu Jiyou(father and son), artist Hu Shuang-an, He Xiang-ning, whose artworks of Chinese traditional gongbi drawing or Chinese paintings all have their own characteristics, especially Chinese modern artist Feng Dazhong, whose meticulous-style tiger has acchieve to a top grade, and have stunning much.

However, there was no precedents on tiger oil paintings in China, so there’s no inheritance and learn artists can learn from, only to discover and create from the real lige. Artist Du Hao’s tiger oil paintings are also “meticulous”-style, but its “Silky brush” is different from the traditional Chinese paintings, no matter how fine the sillky hair in Chinese paintings, how much the number of rendering times are, it can also be too flat and thin, while Du Hao’s Tiger oil painting not only has absolutely fine silky hair, but also has painted a “velvet beep” vividly, you can imagine how difficult it was.

About Artist Du Hao:

Mr. Du Hao, who was come from Jinzhou city, Liaoning province, China, and was graduated from the Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts in 1984.

Now Artist Du Hao is one of staff painters of Beijing Chinese Painting Seminar, director of the Manchurian Tiger Oil Painting Art Studio’, who has specializing in the study and creation of the Manchurian tiger oil painting for 20 years, and has achieve great attainments on tiger oil painting, and also known as “The No.1 of Chinese Tiger Oil Painting”.

Du Hao’s tiger oil painting works were appreciated much for its unique reative originality, sophisticated design, accurate skillful techniques and vivid images, with strong visual impact and aesthetic sense, his works have abtained highly praise from experts in the art cycle. and many his works have been chosen to participate varied domestic and foreign exhibitions, also have won great favors of many art collectors, his artworks have high collection value and appreciation value.

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Contemporary Chinese Artist Chen Wenji Oil Painting Art Appreciation — Blue Sky, Grey Environment


Artist Chen Wenji Still Life Oil Painting Work Appreciation – Blue Sky, Grey Environment

Painting Title: Blue Sky, Grey Environment

Artist: Chen Wenji (China)

Painting Size: 100*140cm

Media: Oil on Canvas

Creation Time: 1986

In contrast with the mainstream of most of Chinese contemporary oil painting artists who keen to perform figures and social themes, artist Chen Wenji repeated performing the lifeless material world. Specifically, most of paintings created by Chen Wenji are still life, buildings, industrial pipes, artifacts, geometric shapes, light and shadow. With these pure painting productions, Chen Wenji suspended human’s social life, and the high degree painting features and technical make the reality objects in his paintings showing abstract affect. Maybe you can not grasp the concept at the frist glance, but you can appreciate it gradually .

Chen Wenji’s art style is lack of postive participation to the social trends of the past three decades in China, as if he was living in the world of his personal imagination, and remains unchanged all along. Artist Chen Wenji’s art style is very independent and with distinct personal touches. He is not always a voluntarily recluse, in a sense, he is a evader of a variety of idea trends and activities.

Artist Chen Wenji was like to reconstruct the self of art in a strange space, and interact with the environment, and the same time to enjoy experimental challenges during in the creative process, to reflect the individual freedom as far as possible in the experiment. As if in the limited real world, run alternately in two diametrically opposite states of “passive” and “active”, and the same time completed the series of changes on his art objectively.

Occasionally you can caught his child-like fun and innocent sights flashed out from the eyes, through his adult helpless face to meet with you.

About Artist Chen Wenji:

Mr. Chen Wenji, who was born in April 11, 1954 and now is living in Shanghai, China.

Brief Career:

1978: Graduated from the Print Department at the Central Fine Arts College, and then acted as a teacher in the college. Now he is acting as a associate professor at the Fresco department of the Central Fine Arts College.
1987: One of his oil painting works been selected to participate the 1st China Oil Painting Exhibition;
1989: Participated the China Modern Art Exhibition and the 7th National Art Exhibition;
1991: One of his oil painting works been selected to participate the China Oil Painting Annual Exhibition;
1993: Participated in the ‘Juxiang’ Oil Painting Exhibition and the 93’ China Oil Painting Annual Exhibition;
1994: Participated in the ‘Power of Lines – New York, Beijing and Hong Kong’ Exhibition;
1995: Participated in the Central Art College – Paris High Grade Acadimies Print Communication Exhibition and Contemporary China Oil Painting Exhibition;
1996: Participated in the Repeat • Start – 96 Oil Painting Exhibition;
2000: Oil painting work “Light Pass Away” was been selected to participate the 20th century China Oil Painting Exhibition

Awards:
– Oil painting work “Blue Sky, Grey Environment” was rewarded the Excellent prize at the 1st China Oil Painting Exhibition; and rewarded the silver prize at the China Oil Painting Exhibition in 1993;
– Print work “Chairs, Stoves” was collected by The Big Britin Museum

Publications:

“Chen Wenji Body Oil Paintings” (1987, Sichuan Renmei Press)

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