In-Gallery Session | Musings on a Master: Qi Baishi

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In-Gallery Session
Musings on a Master: Qi Baishi

Sat, 07 Dec | 2.30pm | City Hall Wing, Level 4, Wu Guanzhong Gallery | Free for exhibition ticket holders, registration required*

What can a painting of a humble housefly tell us about its artist, the traditional Chinese ink master Qi Baishi? Liu Xilin, art historian and former Academic Director of the National Art Museum of China, will delve into the life and practice of this famed artist, sharing highlights from his research and book.

The session will be conducted in Mandarin.

Meeting point: Level 4, City Hall Wing, Wu Guanzhong Gallery, Inside Chua Soo Bin: Truth & Legends exhibition


讲座 |《大匠之门- 走近齐白石》
2019年12月07日 | 下午2点30分至3点30分 | 政府大厦翼座,4楼, 吴冠中展厅 | 入场免费(须预先报名)

一副小苍蝇的画背后会有什么故事?资深美术史学者与中国美术馆前任学术部主任刘曦林将从他多年的研究和著作中介绍与分享这位具代表性画家的生活和创作实践。

本次讲座将以华语进行,问答段落并由资深策展人蔡珩博士主持。




ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Liu Xilin is a prolific writer and editor who has published widely on Chinese art history and criticism. He spent his early years studying at the Shandong Art College (now known as Shandong University of Arts), where he became arts editor at the Kashgar Daily newspaper in Xinjiang. In 1978, Liu obtained a Masters degree in the Art History programme from China Central Academy of Fine Arts. He joined the National Museum of China in 1981, where he then developing art historical and theoretical research as Academic Director. His other distinguished positions including Deputy Director of the Art Theory Committee of the Chinese Artists’ Association, Executive Director of the Chinese Painting Society, editor of the publication Arts, Vice-President of the Fine Art Museum of Research Institute of Traditional Chinese Painting and invited professor at Shandong University of Arts.


演讲者资料

刘曦林,1942年生,山东临邑人。早年就读于山东艺专(现山东艺术学院)。后于新疆《喀什日报》任美术编辑;1978年考取中央美术学院美术史系硕士研究生;1981年起,于中国美术馆从事美术史论研究、书画创作,曾任学术部主任,为研究馆员。原中国美术家协会理论委员会副主任,兼任中国画学会创会常务理事,《美术》编委,北京市文史馆馆员,中央文史馆书画院理论委员会委员,中国国家画院研究院副院长,荣宝斋画院刘曦林中国画理论与实践研究工作室导师,中国美协蒋兆和艺术研究会副会长。中央美术学院特邀研究员、山东艺术学院特邀教授,中国残联仁美书画院名誉院长。
出版专著:《艺海春秋——蒋兆和传》、《20世纪中国著名画家踪影》《蒋兆和论》、《中国画与现代中国》、《郭味蕖传》、《中国现代美术理论批评文丛——刘曦林卷》、《20世纪中国画史》等。其中《20世纪中国画史》荣获第二届“中国美术奖·理论评论奖”金奖。
主编有《中国美术年鉴1949~1989》、《20世纪中国美术——中国美术馆藏品选》、《中国现代美术全集·中国画》之花鸟卷、《北京美术志》等。
兼事书画创作,出版有画册《水墨清韵——刘曦林书画小品集》、《刘曦林艺术印记》(四卷)、《披图展卷》等。多次举办书画展,作品被中国美术馆等收藏。





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  • Please ensure you have an admission ticket to Chua Soo Bin: Truth & Legends.
  • A limited number of seats are available on a first come, first served basis.
  • Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of the event.


*By registering for this programme, you give the National Gallery Singapore consent to use your personal data to email you to participate in a post-programme survey. (If contacted for feedback, participation in the survey is optional.)


This event is part of the programming for the exhibition Chua Soo Bin: Truths & Legends.

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