Chinese art

painting

Illustrations So Sweet They'll Make You Crave Candy​

Realism and detail abound in Alice Lin’s floral illustrations.
Diana Shi
6.24.17
kinetic sculpture

Playful Robotic Sculpture Imitates Traditional Chinese Dragon Dancing

The wave-like motion of the traditional Chinese dragon dance comes alive with the help of Arduino, algorithms, and robotic arms.
Kevin Holmes
6.15.17
Animation

Artist Duo Blends Sculpture, Collage, and Watercolor into an Adorable Claymation

Multimedia and animation team Jyun Jyun and missTANGQ present a dreamscape of supple ink paintings and stop-motion animation.
Diana Shi
3.18.17
Photography

Photographer Ren Hang Sets the Nude Body Askew

The Chinese artist's obsession with the human form is magnified in a new retrospective of his work.
Tyler Trykowski
2.2.17
Art

Ink-Bending Artist Laces Feminism into Lingerie Landscapes

The more is covered, the more is revealed in Hong Wai’s "Pop Ink" artwork.
Diana Shi
11.5.16
Music

Gorgeous Body Paintings Depict the Harmony of Chinese and East Asian Porcelain

Australian body painter and photographer Emma Hack explores the European tradition of 'chinoiserie.'
DJ Pangburn
8.17.16
Art

It's Marx's 'Das Kapital'—Except It's a Giant Sculpture

Chinese artist Wang Yuyang's 'Identity' turned one of the modern era's most iconic texts into binary code, then visualized it using 3D modelling.
Kevin Holmes
7.25.16
Art

A Garden of Chinese Sculptures Sprouts Up in Britain

‘A Beautiful Disorder,’ set to open in July, is the first large international exhibit commissioned by the Cass Sculpture Foundation.
Francesca Capossela
6.28.16
Art

Step Inside a Multicolored Wonderland of Handmade Chinese Lanterns

Light installations, including a dragon over 200' in length, featuring thousands of LEDs, illuminate a London park.
Kevin Holmes
2.29.16
Art

Hyper-Intricate Steel Sculptures Feature Calligraphy Flowing Like Water

Chinese calligraphy looks like frozen water in the stainless steel sculptures of Zheng Lu.
TCP Staff
10.13.15
Art

Liquids Form Colorful Galaxies in Mesmerizing Animation

Xiang Pu Zhu's uses 3DS Max to bring to life 'Fu Liu.'
Beckett Mufson
3.3.15
Art

UV Light Reveals a Constellation of Invisible Ink Illustrations

Aowen Jin's secret wall drawings depict scenes of gods and goddesses from ancient Chinese mythology.
Kevin Holmes
2.27.15
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