Zhai Xuanhong翟轩弘 • China
Zhai Xuanhong 翟轩弘, was born in Changde, Hunan in 1987, after graduated from the oil painting department of Sichuan Fine Art Institute in 2012. Currently living and working in Shanghai.
In his junior year, Zhai spends time working on the factory; he learns to cope with mentally and physically hardship like the masses in the workplace. It is under these conditions, inspired him on his arts.After graduation he moves to Shanghai, the opulent metropolis and energetic environment have a lasting effect on Zhai's work.
His work show, a powerful metaphor references the modern metropolis. The composition is lavished and complicated multiple layers accumulate on each other. His free flow jigsaw technique of tube-like paint looks almost like a pile of carelessly discarded neon lights placed on a flat surface with superb control of movement and color combination.
Zhai’s work show superbly and restrained mature controls manipulation technique to his work depicting the uncontrollable growth of a city, the endless energy that feeds the activities or perhaps the idealistic desire of individuals all contribute to the explosive growth.
Zhai Xuanhong’s graduation work won the scholarship of the excellent graduate in Sichuan Fine Art Academy. He won the nomination exhibition of art college student, and The Fourth ‘New Star’ Arts Award.
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