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Zhou Chunya

Suzhou Cherry Blossom, 2006

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Details

Lot 59
Screenprint in colors
51.2 x 63.0 in (130.0 x 160.0 cm)
Edition of 20
Signed, dated, and numbered on recto

Location

This work ships from the United States.


Description

'Suzhou Cherry Blossom' is a work demonstrative of Chunya’s expressive brushstrokes and vibrant use of color. The lush foliage reflects not only Chunya’s background in traditional Chinese painting, but also his interest in conveying the sensibility of the German Neo-Expressionists.


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About Zhou Chunya

Zhou Chunya (Chinese, b. 1955) is a Chinese painter who currently lives and works in Chengdu, China. He was educated at the Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, an institution that promoted its students to create works in line with socialist propaganda during the cultural revolution, and at the Kassel Academy of Fine Art in Kassel, Germany. In Kassel, the artist experimented with Western techniques, evolving towards a more Abstract Expressionist style.