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NickBy Ann Niu

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US$ 35,000



Acrylic, Acrylic on canvas

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Dimensions: 109cm (H) x 92cm (W) / 42.9" (H) x 36.2" (W)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.


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Artist Statement

109 x 92 cm
Acrylic on Canvas

About Portrait Series
Portraiture is a traditional art genre. Some portrait paintings are influenced by the studies of anatomy, while photography inspires others. But neither of the two strategies is what I want to follow, for I hope to paint a portrait using only my language. The expression of a person is ever flowing, so are the bright lines on the face of the figure in my painting. The lines could stand for rays of light, emotions, or the painter’s feelings towards the person. Human lives are not still. Thus a person should be represented in a state between likeness and unlikeness, which is where the truth lies.


Artist Profile

Hometown: Shanghai
Based in: Shanghai

Born in Shanghai

Started learning Calligraphy and Chinese ink painting since 5 years old. Followed old masters, she spent the whole childhood to study and practice as youth calligrapher. She had started to learn western oil painting during the teenager time. After 4 years of Art Collage in Shanghai, She went …


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