Project Description

Length: 65 mins

Chen Jialing, one of the most famous painters in China, was born in 1937 in Hangzhou. After graduating from a Chinese university of art, he received formal training from Pan Tianshou and Lu Yanshao, whom were great artists of Chinese painting. He went to Shanghai and taught in a university as a teacher. Experienced the Cultural Revolution and reform and opening up, he still has great passion on innovation of painting in Shanghai style and has formed a unique Chen’s painting style.