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Li Yang: The Sketch as a Work – Building a Bridge between Training in Sketching and Artistic Creation

Li Yang: The Sketch as a Work – Building a Bridge between Training in Sketching and Artistic Creation

Prof. Li Yang, Deputy Dean of the School of Chinese Painting, CAFA, has been in charge of the teaching and he has proposed an artistic idea of the “sketch as a work” for the status quo, and it applied to...
Growing in the Nature with Another Existing Way: Dialogue between Olivier Kaeppelin and Liu Shangying

Growing in the Nature with Another Existing Way: Dialogue between Olivier Kaeppelin and Liu Shangying

In the desert in Mongolia, the wind blew sand onto the canvas, taking part in the painting process as a powerful force from nature...
The Discussion Waiting for a Conclusion: Symposium of 30 Years of Chinese Video Art

The Discussion Waiting for a Conclusion: Symposium of 30 Years of Chinese Video Art

The symposium was co-initiated by Tao Yongbai and Jia Fangzhou. Sun Zhenhua acted as the director of the Academic Committee and Yang Xiaoyan served as the academic chair. Members of the Academic Committee included LaoZhu, Yin Shuangxi, Wang Duanting, Tong Yujie, He Guiyan, Ji Shaofeng.
Ring as State, Breath as Root: Zhou Li Talked about the State of Creating

Ring as State, Breath as Root: Zhou Li Talked about the State of Creating

On September 10, 2017, “The Ring of Life: Zhou Li Solo Exhibition” opened at the Hive Center for Contemporary Art (Beijing), The Ring of Life is, after White Shadow (Yuz Museum, Shanghai, 2017), another exhibition on a grand scale, curated by the scholar and curator Chia Chi Jason Wang, the exhibition showcases Zhou’s paintings over...
Yin Siwen “Absolute Center”: Constructing a New Order of Planar Painting

Yin Siwen “Absolute Center”: Constructing a New Order of Planar Painting

Yin Siwen is a graduate of the Department of Oil Painting, CAFA in 2017. Initially he graduated from the studio of new realism of the Department of Oil Painting, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, in 2013 when he received a bachelor’s degree...
Ma Lei: Self-Projection in the Spiritual World

Ma Lei: Self-Projection in the Spiritual World

Born in Zibo City, Shandong Province in 1973, Ma Lei is a doctoral graduate of Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2017, and he was admitted to the Department of Oil Painting, Shandong University of Arts in 1992, and studied in Shandong University of Arts for a master’s degree from 2003 to 2006, learning from...
Interview with the Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Chen Guobao: I Don’t Know

Interview with the Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Chen Guobao: I Don’t Know

This group of creation “I Don’t Know” is actually a continuation of “Flickering” that he created when he was a third-year undergraduate. “I Don’t Know” series of work features a total of 16 pieces, and this set will continue as the emotional trajectory which is still continuing.
Tao Yuan: It is as Painful as Being Bitten by Mosquitoes, But the Feeling is Full of Life

Tao Yuan: It is as Painful as Being Bitten by Mosquitoes, But the Feeling is Full of Life

“<1.25” is a work of photography about static electricity, and touch is the most important thing to produce static electricity, which is produced by a close and intimate touch. Static electricity gives people a slight tingling sensation, and this kind of intimate tingling is like the love between a man and woman...
Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Wu Tianyue: Art History Does Not Cool One’s Heel

Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Wu Tianyue: Art History Does Not Cool One’s Heel

For him, research is a lifetime thing, which is long but not painful, and he is satisfied. It is already part of his life. He has never thought of the separation of research and rest, he thinks and studies anytime and anywhere, and relaxes anytime and anywhere.
Tang Moxi: Open a Book Can’t be Opened

Tang Moxi: Open a Book Can’t be Opened

Tang Moxi’s “A Book Can’t Be Opened” is a series of works, and the majority of audiences say that, “It is a group of wooden books”. However, things are not so simple… many books can’t be both opened on a material level or a spiritual level, which is the “book that does not exist” –...
Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Ji Wenjun: VR and Wake up in the Future

Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Ji Wenjun: VR and Wake up in the Future

“Wake Up” uses the rabbit hole in “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” from the first dialogue between Neo and Morpheus in “The Matrix” as an introduction, so that the audience enters a surreal world, and interacts with it. It tries to explore the interactive design direction of VR animation, while allowing the audience to think of...
Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Zhang Jinyuan: Living in the Era of My Life

Interview with a Winner of “First Step Nominated Award” Zhang Jinyuan: Living in the Era of My Life

People wear clothes – they continue to create a close-fitting individual environment; clothes are both as an appearance to wrap our flesh and as an outfit to carry our life. What things have a bigger impact on people, the news about social contact, advertising, brands and pop music, or the museums?