1957), part of a stream of artists including ah xian, shen jiawei, and guo jian, who emigrated from china to australia in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Ah xian, khadim ali and anish kapoor, the education kit will highlight specific elements and aspects of their artistic practice. 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.
Ah xian is a chinese-australian contemporary artist interested in the human body and how contemporary craft can make it meaningful ah xian. Exhibition display of ah xian: axiom - hamilton gallery the chinese born australian artist has been a resident of sydney since 1990. Artist ah xian's china, china bust 50, a porcelain sculpture two ceramic installations of chinese artist liu jianhua at the usc pacific asia.
Chinese artist ah xian has been producing these porcelain busts for the past twenty years using ancient chinese methods, the artist casts. Ah xian born: 1960 beijing, china nationality: chinese lived/worked: worked in australia 1990– 2 works china china - bust 71 ah xian. Chinese-australian artist ah xian is one of australia's leading contemporary artists, and our recent conversation at his home in sydney's. John yu ac (b 1934), retired paediatrician and administrator, was born in nanking, china, and moved to australia with his parents when he was three years.
Lithographic print, signed and dated on margin: ah xian 2007, 355 x 27 cm porcelain body cast with cloisonne enamel, artist's chop and dated 2001 to base, . Ah xian came to australia from beijing in 1989, having already gained some recognition and experience as an artist here. In evolutionaura chinese-australian artist ah xian continues his exploration of the human figure like the artist himself, the figures occupy an in-between space . Brother artists ah xian and liu xiao xian came from china in 1990 to live in australia they grew up during the upheavals of the cultural revolution both were. As an adolescent at the time that the cultural revolution ended, ah xian began to exert his intellectual potential to define a career path for himself as an artist,.
The children's art centre will present an interactive project developed in collaboration with chinese-born australian artist ah xian which will invite children and. Ah xian's breathtaking work “human human - lotus, cloisonné figure” is an exceptional example of contemporary figurative sculpture, one that melds. Ah xian: metaphysica is an exhibition of life-size figurative busts by leading chinese-australian artist ah xian, from the collection of the queensland art gallery i.
Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by ah xian there aren't any works available by the artist at this time follow ah xian to receive. Ah xian is a senior chinese–australian artist who is best known for his contemporary use of the ancient mediums of porcelain, lacquer, cloisonné and jade. China, china, sculptures by ah xian via: artinconnu artist julien berthier adds bronze pigeons to existing public sculptures 020517.