Posts Tagged ‘beijing academy of fine arts’

Artist of the moment…….Zhang Huan

Zhang Huan is a contemporary Chinese artist born in Anyang, Henan Province, China in the year 1965. Zhang Huan works in many mediums including performance art, photography, sculpting, and painting. The artist is very innovative producing works with ash and resin.

Zhang Huan attended Henan University for his B.F.A. The artist went on to earn a M.F.A. from Beijing’s Academy of Fine Arts.

A link to the website of Zhang Huan:
http://www.zhanghuan.com/

In this clip the artist is interviewed about his series on Poppy flowers:

In this clip we see an awesome sculpture with three heads!:

Zhang Huan was included in the Whitney Biennial of 2002.

The artist has produced over 40 works of performance art.

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Artist of the moment….Chen Man

Chen Man is an internationally renown female photographer born in Beijing, China in the year 1980. She was seen as being highly skilled as a child, drawing a mouse at the age of two. Her parents sent her to a high school that developed artistic talent. For her artistic education she attended the Central Academy of Fine Arts.

Chen Man was 23 and still a student when her work first appeared on the covers of a popular Chinese culture magazine. For her photography she uses such tools as Photoshop.

The artist is highly successful as a commercial photographer selling images to clients including Motorola and Gucci.

Her husband is the founder of a skate board company named Society Skateboards. The company sells all sorts of apparel for the skating crowd.

In this clip a short interview with the renowned photographer. With English subtitles;

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