29 janvier 2017

Landmark exhibition brings Ai Weiwei's vision to Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids

Ai Weiwei, Iron Tree. Photo by Dean Van Dis  RAPIDS, MICH.- Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, one of the nation’s most significant botanic and sculpture experiences, announces a landmark exhibition featuring internationally renowned artist and activist, Ai Weiwei. “Ai Weiwei at Meijer Gardens: Natural, State” is his first show in the upper Midwest as well as the first of its kind for the artist at a botanic garden. Ai Weiwei has emerged as one of the defining cultural voices for the 21st... [Lire la suite]

21 octobre 2016

First show in Ireland for new master of Chinese landscape painting opens at Chester Beatty Library

Hong Ling. Snow Dome, 2000. Collection of the artist. © Hong Ling. Courtesy Soka Art.  DUBLIN.- The Chester Beatty Library presents Ireland’s first exhibition by one of China’s leading contemporary landscape painters, Hong Ling (b.1955). This retrospective exhibition charts the significant contribution Hong Ling has made to the world of Chinese landscape painting. Sixteen paintings in oil and in ink will be exhibited, ranging from a small painting of poplar trees in the grounds of the ‘Temple of Heaven’ painted... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2016

Szeto Lap (Situ Li) B. 1949, Valley Landscape 2, 2012

Lot 5047. Szeto Lap (Situ Li) B. 1949, Valley Landscape 2, 2012, signed in Pinyin and dated 2012, oil on canvas, 114.5 by 193.5 cm;   45  by 76 1/8  in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000. Photo Sotheby's. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Hanart Gallery, Taipei Provenance: Private Asian Collection Sotheby's. Modern Asian Art, Hong Kong, 03 Oct 2016, 03:30 PM
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18 septembre 2016

Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Guan Gong, 1990

Lot 5996. Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Guan Gong, 1990, wood, 76 by 24 by 23 cm;   29 7/8  by 9 1/2  by 9 in., incised with the artist's signature in Chinese and dated 90. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000. Photo Sotheby's. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Hanart Gallery, Taipei Provenance: Hanart Gallery, Taipei Important Private Asian Collection Sotheby's. Modern Asian Art, Hong Kong, 03 Oct 2016, 03:30 PM
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18 septembre 2016

Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi series: Single Whip, 1982

Lot 5045. Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi series: Single Whip, incised with the artist's name in Chinese and dated 82, wood, 35 by 47 by 46 cm;   13 3/4  by 18 1/2  by  18 1/8  in., executed in 1982. Estimate 2,000,000 — 3,000,000. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: Kalos Gallery, TaipeiImportant Private Asian Collection Note: This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Kalos Gallery, Taipei Sotheby's. Modern... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2016

Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi series: Single Whip, 1983

Lot 5045. Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi series: Single Whip, incised with the artist's signature in Pinyin and dated 83, wood, 48 by 81.5 by 48 cm;   18 7/8  by 32  by 18 7/8 in. Estimate 1,800,000 — 2,500,000. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: Max Hutchinson Gallery, New YorkAcquired from the above by the present private European owner in 1984 Exhibited: New York, Max Hutchinson Gallery, Summer Group Exhibition, May 25-June 30. 1984 Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2016

Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi Movement #7, 1984

Lot 5044. Ju Ming (Zhu Ming) B. 1938, Tai Chi Movement #7, inscribed in Pinyin, dated 84, and numbered 2/3, bronze, 56 by 84 by 40 cm;   22  by 33  by 15 3/4  in. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000. Photo Sotheby's. This work comes with an exhibition postcard from the Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, 1984 Provenance: Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York Exhibited: New York, Max Hutchinson Gallery, Ju Ming New Bronze Sculpture, 24 November - 29... [Lire la suite]
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23 mars 2016

Lan Zhenghui's new installation "Ink Monument" debuts at Art Central Hong Kong

Lan Zhenghui, “Ink Monument” installation at Art Central for Hong Kong Art Week, Presented by Ethan Cohen New York, 2016, 5 meters x 1 meter, Four-sided column of large-scale ink paintings on rice paper (Courtesy of the Artist). hong kong.- Lan Zhenghui, one of China’s leading contemporary artists, debuts his majestic new installation Ink Monument at Art Central Hong Kong presented by Ethan Cohen New York, on view through March 26 at the iconic Central Harbourfront. Commissioned by Art Central’s selection committee,... [Lire la suite]
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30 septembre 2015

Kunsthaus Graz opens exhibition of works by Xu Zhen

Xu Zhen, "Eternity – Poseidon, pigeons", 2014 (Detail), Courtesy of the artist and MadeIn Company, Photo: Courtesy of the artist. GRAZ.- Xu Zhen has been seen for some years as one of the most critical and at the same time most virtuosic of the leading figures of a younger generation of Chinese artists. He has already twice participated in group exhibitions at the Kunsthaus Graz: China Welcomes You (2007) and Life? Biomorphic Forms in Sculpture (2008). His solo show –as his first larger exhibition project adapted for... [Lire la suite]
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25 septembre 2015

Sotheby's Hong Kong Modern Asian Art Autumn Sales to include 26 rare and important sculptures by Ju Ming

Ju Ming with his work at the National Gallery Singapore in 1986. (Image source: The Straits Times). HONG KONG.- Sotheby’s Modern Asian Art Department has been entrusted by Mr. Johnson Chang Tsong-Zung, director of Hanart TZ Gallery, to present Embodying The Dao of Martial Arts – Important Sculptures by Ju Ming from the Collection of Johnson Chang Tsong-Zung, featuring 26 works by the celebrated Taiwanese sculptor Ju Ming from Chang’s private collection. Since the early 1980s, Chang has been a key figure in promoting Ju... [Lire la suite]