Ai Xuan: For a Silent Dreamland from a Master's Heart was published jointly by Kwai Fung Art Publishing House and Rizzoli International Publications in 2019.
Ai Xuan: For a Silent Dreamland from a Master's Heart
- Publication Date: 2019
- Publisher: Kwai Fung Art Publishing House and Rizzoli International Publications
- Format: Hardcover
- Versions: English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese
- Dimensions: 310 (H) x 240 (W) mm
- Pages: 256
- ISBN: 978-88-918243-3-2
Featuring over 120 works by Ai Xuan representing each major period from 1963 to 2018, this is the first comprehensive monograph devoted to the work of this influential contemporary oil painter and leading representative of Chinese Realism. The book provides in-depth analysis of Ai Xuan's 55-year career by art critic Hsiung Yiching, as well as excerpts of insightful scholarly critiques by Li Xianting and Shao Dazhen. The book also includes an illustrated chronology of Ai Xuan's life and exceptional artistic practice.
Printed and bound in Italy, the book is available in English, traditional Chinese and simplified Chinese.