Les parfums de la terre, 2016

by Shulin Chen

Print : burin engraving 19.7 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch

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Numbered and limited to 20 copies

2 copies available


Hand-signed by artist


Sold with certificate of Authenticity from the artist

Invoice from the gallery


Print: burin engraving

Dimensions cm inch

19.7 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch Height x Width x Depth


Not framed


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Artwork sold in perfect condition

Artwork location: France

The perfumes of the earth, 2016, Edition: 20. with the artist's certificate Plate: 500x400mm, Burin engraving, 5 simultaneous colors, signed in white at the bottom of the work, private collection of the artist
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Shulin Chen

Shulin Chen

China  • 1967

Born in Taiwan in 1967.


1967 Born in Taipei (Taiwan)
1987 ~ 92 Bachelor of Arts, National Institute of Arts, Taipei

1994 Arrived in Paris

1995 Atelier Contrepoint, Paris (France)

1996 Assistant of Atelier Contrepoint, Paris (France)


1998 Gallery Venus, Taipei (Taiwan)

1999 TCH'A Gallery Salon de The, Paris (France)

2002 Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador, Santiago (Chile)

2003 “Metamorphoses" Sing Art Gallery, Tainan (Taiwan)

2004 “Metamorphoses" Safulak Art Village, Shin-Jou (Taiwan)

“Magia del Colore" Centro per l'Incisione e la Grafica d'Arts, Formello, Roma (Italy)

2007 Gallery of the Ecole d'Art Saint Luc de Liege (Belgium)

TCH'A Gallery, Paris (Fance)

2008 Incisioni Calcografiche di CHEN Shu-Lin, Matera (Italy)

Gallery of the Accademia di Belle Arti di Bari (Italy)

The New Gallery. Mediatheque. Villerscotterets (Fance)

2011 Exhibition in Colore. Round Table on the State of Art (Paris)

2012 Exhibition of Engraving. Salon Bonny (Paris)

Incisione grafia Scuola Via Sette Ddori-la Stampa Simultanea, Matera (Italy)

2015 Confiteria Exhibition at the Sivori Museum (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Exhibition at the Brilla Cordelia theater (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

2016 L'esperienza del color Sala Esposizioni Panizza, Ghiffa (Verbania, Italia)

2018 Between lines and colors Espace Culturel Bertin Poirée, Paris (France) Engraving exhibition at the Museo de la Cárcova Buenos Aires (Argentina)

"In 1995, I returned to Atelier Contrepoint in Paris (the former Atelier 17, founded by SW Hayter), working in the world of printmaking. Since 1996, I have become a workshop assistant, and then I started to participate in many art fairs, exhibitions, art festivals ...

I also gave courses and demonstrations of engraving (especially on the methods of simultaneous colors) at many universities in several different countries, as well as at the School of Fine Arts.

My works can be found in certain galleries and museums, as well as in private or public collections in France and abroad. "

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