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Liu Chongwei

Born in: 1970

China

Biography
Born in 1970, Liu Chongwei is a Chinese artist who graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts of Lu Xun in 1996. A real protean artist, who has several professions: director of the department of fine arts at the International University of Dalian, editor of the Beijing Youth Daily, director of the Dalian association of artist. He started his career by working with the subversive group "Post Sense Sensibility". He explores several fields: video, installation, drawing, sculpture and painting...... the artist describes his work as impulsive and intuitive.The Saatchi gallery has described his work as " A feeling of excess, corruption and aggression which reflects the cultural aggression". Belonging to the "Post Sense Sensibility" movement, the artist breaks with political idealism to adopt irrational, intuitive, improvisational, propices to extreme experiences. He approaches the ideas of corruption, alienation or the verticality of the infrastructure of a megalopolis. His work is influenced by the city under construction (influenced by China) but his city remains historical. For him the city, is in perpectual deconstruction, and has the capacity to "numb" and to crush us. He point out the consumerism of our modern society, by adding objects that make reference to the luxury of a capitalist society. " We can only survive in the chaos of the present" says the artist. Liu Chongwei is one of the most popular artisst of the moment. His pieces have already been exhibited all around the world, including at the Pompidou Center...... He has done more than 20 works including art books and magazines of contemporary art.
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Liu Chongwei, 35, Painting

Liu Chongwei

35, 2017
39.4 x 43.3 inch
Painting

$2,169

Liu Chongwei, 36, Painting

Liu Chongwei

36, 2016
47.2 x 39.4 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$2,651

Liu Chongwei, 33, Painting

Liu Chongwei

33, 2017
39.4 x 47.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,651

Liu Chongwei, 34, Painting

Liu Chongwei

34, 2017
39.4 x 47.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,651

Liu Chongwei, 42, Painting

Liu Chongwei

42, 2017
39.4 x 47.2 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,374

Liu Chongwei, 41, Painting

Liu Chongwei

41, 2017
39.4 x 43.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,013

Liu Chongwei, 40, Painting

Liu Chongwei

40, 2017
47.2 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$3,374

Liu Chongwei, 37, Painting

Liu Chongwei

37, 2017
55.1 x 70.9 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$4,338

Liu Chongwei, 32, Painting

Liu Chongwei

32, 2016
59.1 x 98.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$6,266

Liu Chongwei, Tweet 1, Painting

Liu Chongwei

Tweet 1, 2015
31.9 x 25.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$14,461

Liu Chongwei, Tweet 2, Painting

Liu Chongwei

Tweet 2, 2015
31.5 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$13,256

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