Ai Xuan: For a Silent Dreamland from a Master’s Heart

【English Edition】
2019, Hardback

Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications, Kwai Fung Art Publishing House

ISBN: 978-88-918243-3-2

Dimensions: 31.8 x 24.7 x 3 cm

pages: 256

HK$750

 

This monograph of Ai Xuan was published under a joint venture between Kwai Fung Art Publishing House and Rizzoli International Publications in 2019. It is the first comprehensive monograph devoted to the work of Ai Xuan, the most influential contemporary oil painter and leading representative of Chinese Realism. It includes over 120 works of Ai Xuan from 1963 to 2018, together with an insightful analysis by art critic Hsiung Yiching, providing a bird’s eye view as well as the microscopic details of the artist’s career up to the present. Available in English, traditional Chinese and simplified Chinese editions.

 

 

  • Published in 2019 under joint venture between Kwai Fung Art Publishing House and Rizzoli International Publications
  • Book format of 318 (H) x 247 (W)mm
  • 256 pages in hard cover
  • Printed and bound by Rizzoli in Italy
  • Included 93 oil paintings of Ai Xuan, representing each major period from 1963 to 2018, plus 25 drawings and 10 early works
  • Substantial analysis of the art career of Ai Xuan spanning over 50 years by art critic Hsiung Yiching
  • Excerpts from insightful critiques by scholars Li Xianting and Shao Dazhen
  • More than 50 pieces of biographical photos and detailed chronology of Ai Xuan
  • With English, traditional Chinese and simplified Chinese editions

 

 

 

    

 

 

 

 

 

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