Contemporary Chinese Realism
This week on artnet Auctions, we’re throwing the spotlight onto the awe-inspiring manners and mediums in which Chinese artists have been exploring Realism, from cynical interpretations to traditional representations.
Particularly beautiful is Peach Blossoms (Garden Series No. 16), an oil on canvas by famed Chinese Avant-Garde artist, Shi Lifeng. Painted in 2012, this depiction of a lush, utopian garden shows Shi’s iconic miniature red figurines hovering above peach blossoms like honey bees and underscores the new, celebratory direction his decades-long oeuvre has recently taken.
Dive into Chinese Contemporary Realism.
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