China, china: recent works in porcelain by ah xian was an exhibition of 40 hand-painted, porcelain body-casts by one of the most interesting artists to emerge from. New search list view print 2000019: ah xian 1960- china china - bust no10 1998 sculpture 2000022: ah xian 1960- human human - landscape carved lacquer bust no5. From left to right: ah xian, china china – bust 34 porcelain, underglaze paint, 42 x 40 x 22 cm ah xian, china china – bust find this pin and more on barrou by. After seeking political asylum in australia in 1990, ah xian discovered, in porcelain, a new way to express his experience of the chinese diaspora and the.
Holland cotter reviews asia society exhibition of works by contemporary beijing-born sculptor ah xian photo (s. Artist case study: ah xian what is his story cultural explorations class question what cultural themes and experiences does ah xian explore in 'china, china. China, china: recent works in porcelain by ah xian was an exhibition that had 40 hand-painted porcelain body-casts ah xian had travelled to jingdezhen, china and.
Courtesy and collection of the artist © ah xian ah xian, china, china-bust 70, 2002, porcelain carved relief and bitumen stained with.
Ah xian china, australia 1960 signed and dated, verso, black marker, ah xian, human, human- jade inlay bust 1- scales 2002-2003 credit gift of ah xian 2014. After settling in australia in 1990 following the student protests and subsequent events in tiananmen square in june 1989, self-taught artist ah xian began to.
Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by ah xian. Working with materials as diverse as cloisonné, porcelain, concrete, fibreglass, bronze and, most recently, latex, chinese-australian artist ah xian has won major. Chinese artist ah xian lives and works in sydney where for nearly two decades he has explored aspects of the human form using ancient chinese craft methods including.
Ah xian’s 'china china' works are porcelain body copies cast from life models, which the artist has painted with traditional chinese porcelain designs in. View china, china - bust 9 by ah xian on artnet browse upcoming and past auction lots by ah xian. China refigured brings together sculptures by contemporary chinese artist ah xian and a selection of traditional art works drawn principally from the rockefeller. Ah xian, painter and sculptor, was born liu ji xian in beijing, china, in 1960 he adopted the name ah in 1983 despite both parents holding positions at universities. Ah xian (born 1960 in beijing) is a chinese born artist based in sydney, australia ah xian was a practising artist in china throughout the 1980s he sought.