LYDIA DUAMNU INTERVIEWS WITH CHINESE ARTISTS. YOU CAN READ: ENGLISH / CHINESE.
The first time I met Chen Chi, a Chinese girl with black hair, big smiles and innocent eyes, she was talking about the philosophy of depression, a rather dark topic for such a seemingly bright personality. She was working on an art project called “Collecting Anxiety.”...leggi tutto
Ji Zhou was born in 1970, Beijing. After graduating from the Printmaking Department of the Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1994, he continued his postgraduate studies at the University Paris Ⅰ, where he received his MFA in 2005. Ji Zhou communicates his unique...leggi tutto
"When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not”....leggi tutto
We recently published an interview on the revival of Chinese brush painting featuring Beijing artist/art dealer Lydia Duanmu. We're proud to share the follow-up, a Q&A which she conducted with artist and compatriot Wang Li as he opens up about the importance of...leggi tutto
In this Q&A, we caught up with Chinese artist/art dealer Lydia Duanmu to pick her brain on an ancient Chinese painting technique applied on modern terms. What is present day China's contemporary art language like? In terms of modern day Chinese art, I think the...leggi tutto