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Chong Shi

 (born 1963)
Chong Shi is active/lives in China.  Chong Shi is known for painting.

Biography  
Chong Shi


Chong Shi was born in Huangshi, Hubei Province, China in 1963.  Shi is one of the most important figures in the Chinese Photo-realism movement.

He graduated from the Oil Painting department of Hubei Academy of Fine Arts in 1987. Currently he is the vice professor ??in Art School of Tsinghua University. 

Shi was among the new generation of painters in the 1980s, and contributed to the development of a new 20th century Chinese art movement, later called Neo-figurative.  In 1991, Shi created “Dried Fish”, a work that depicts the installation of a plaster fish in a photo-realistic style.  This would mark the beginning of Shi’s much-acclaimed 1990s period, in which he produced important works that brought inst  ...  Displaying 750 of 925 characters.



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About  Chong Shi

Born:  1963 - Hubei Huangshi
Known for:  painting