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Size and Specifications
Warrior (Kung Fu Series)
Acrylic on paper, on board
135 Ã— 135cm (White frame, under glass 165 x 165cm)
signed & dated lower right
Provenance: Private collection - in excellent condition
From the back streets of Shanghai to the exuberance of contemporary Australian culture, Chen examines, explores, questions and celebrates the transcultural identity of being an Australian artist with a proud Chinese heritage. Beginning with small sketches and paintings, Chen draws inspiration from everyday life, contemporary subjects and traditional Chinese symbols to blend the ancient themes of Chinese culture with a dynamic and ever-changing new world. Portraits, landscapes and animals are integral to traditional Chinese ink brush painting. Chen's interpretations combine a deep respect for the culture of his birthplace with the symbolism of our contemporary, rapidly evolving world.
Zhong's work has been widely collected in Australia, Japan, Hong Kong and China. Key institutional collections include, The Art Gallery of South Australia, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Western Mining, Australia, Artbank, Sydney, F.H.Faulding and Co. Adelaide, Macquarie University, BHP and SBS.
THE CHEN (Art Series Hotel) have honoured his work by adding him to their exclusive series of (7) hotels which includes; The Blackman (Charles) The Cullen (Adam) & The Storrier (Tim) all in Melbourne Victoria.
Provenance / History of This Item:
Private Collection - Northern NSW
-Delivery includes insurance
Image/object size (inches):
53.15 (height) 53.15 (width) 0.39 (depth)
Overall size (inches):
64.96 (height) 64.96 (width) 1.57 (depth)
The above image is an estimate of the size of the image/object compared to an average person. Box will only show a max 70 inches height x 70 inches width.