Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

Explore

Rong Rong

Original Signed Artworks & Limited Edition Prints For Sale

Beijing based artist Rong Rong is an important participant in the East Village art community that formed after the authoritarian shutdown of Yuan Mingyuan in the early 90's. The neighborhood at the time was a deserted slum made of dilapidated buildings is now a respectable and thriving art production hub in China known as the 798 Factory Art District due to the contribution of artists like Rong Rong.
 
« I thought that art should be free. We simply wanted to express t
hat we were interested in art. »

Rong Rong
Born as Lii Zhirong, Rong changed his name after relocating to the East Village and began dedicating his career to art. Though Rong Rong originally aspired to be a painter, but due to the fact that he wasn't accepted into a local art academy he realigned his focus and became an impressive self-taught photographer.
 
« It was an issue of knowledge and exposure; they had never encountered avant-garde art or contemporary art. »
Rong Rong

Early on in his career his preferred subject matter was documenting the East Village, Beihjing universe and the lifestyles that resided there, but eventually began moving towards photography with minimalist landscapes and simplified subject matters. Throughout the entirety of Rong Rong’s career is black and white images always rema Read More

Rong Rong

East Village 1994.3, 1994

Photography

Gelatin Silver Print

Currently Not Available

New Artworks?

SELL an artwork by Rong Rong

Do you have an artwork by Rong Rong that you’re looking to sell?
Send us the details and your net price and we will match it to our database of collectors.

Do you have an artwork by Rong Rong that you’re looking to sell? Send us the details and your net price and we will match it to our database of collectors.

Upload your artwork
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.

Allen JONES | Box | Lithograph available for sale on composition gallery

Allen Jones

Box, 1980

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

Inquire For Price

Sonia DELAUNAY | Grande icône | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Sonia Delaunay

Grande Icône, 1970-1975

Limited Edition Print

Etching

Inquire For Price

Javacheff CHRISTO | The Umbrellas | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

The Umbrellas, 1987

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

Inquire For Price

Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Plate from Photogravures Suite 1 | Photogravure available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Plate From Photogravures Suite 1, 1983

Limited Edition Print

Photogravure

Inquire For Price