Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Fang Lijun

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Fang Lijun is a contemporary Chinese painter who works with both paint and wood as part of the cynical realism movement. This movement is Chinese and, in its original language, is called 'Wanshi' which is usually translated to the English word 'cynical'.
 
« For me artwork is always valuable when it's honest. »
Fang Lijun
Here, there is a lot of emphasis on the connection between reality and life, with a lot of the works produced in it being centered around self-mockery. Many of the subjects of these pieces are distorted or giving a strange reflection of modern life.
 
« The fact that you found that painting intriguing means that you already had that intuitive reaction. As an artist it's my job to visualise my instinctive reactions to the world. »
Fang Lijun

Fang Lijun’s work, in particular, often features young bald men doing different things and performing different tasks such as smiling or yawning. These young men are part of modern society and are confused by it. What it further represents is the loss of direction that modern Chinese youths are thought to have. On top of thi Read More

Fang Lijun

Flower, 2005

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What is Chinese contemporary art?

What is Chinese contemporary art?

Chinese Contemporary art is characterized by a profusion of styles and experimental tendencies. Avant- garde exhibitions in the 1980s were closed by government officials, while 1990s political pop and cynical realism emerged. China’s One Child policy also inspired the individual as subject matter.

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Cats, Black, 2022

Limited Edition Print

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GBP 3,850

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Weiwei Ai

Cats, Red, 2022

Limited Edition Print

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GBP 3,350

Weiwei AI | 3D Printing of My Left Hand | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Weiwei Ai

3D Printing Of My Left Hand, 2022

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Mixed Media

GBP 21,000

Jonas WOOD | Vote | Screen-print  available for sale on composition gallery

Jonas Wood

Vote, 2018

Limited Edition Print

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GBP 3,600