Chinese art figures·Qin Bailan
Carry forward the art of Chinese painting and calligraphy, carry forward the Chinese spirit, present the image of Chinese painting and calligraphy to the world, and show the dialogue and exchanges between Chinese artists and international culture.
In order to allow foreign art lovers and collectors to have a deeper understanding of Chinese traditional culture and art, New Media has specially planned this art topic, which is pided into two versions in Chinese and English. This event was recommended by the Singapore Academy of Arts and Singapore Lianhe Zaobao. I believe this special topic will make Chinese painting and calligraphy a wave of art overseas!
(1) Introduction to the famous contemporary female painter Qin Bailan
Qin Bailan, a famous Chinese and international painter, is also a legendary female painter in a wheelchair, a member of the Chinese Artists Association, a member of the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, a representative of the 9th National People's Congress, a representative of the 4th World Women's Congress of the United Nations, a national self-improvement model ….
She loved painting since she was a child. After she was disabled by illness at the age of 18, she began to study traditional Chinese beauty painting. She almost painted all the famous ladies and talents in Chinese history, heroines, fairy tales and wonderful women in classical classics of myths and legends. After more than 40 years of arduous pursuits on the road of life and art, she has achieved remarkable achievements. In 1995, she honorably participated in the United Nations World Conference on Women in China. In the following 20 years, she was invited to the United States, France, Germany, and the United States. Nearly 60 countries including Italy, Russia, Switzerland, Finland, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Peru, Egypt, etc. have successfully held solo exhibitions, lectures and other cultural exchange activities (including 28 Belt and Road countries), in order to inherit and spread the excellent Chinese traditional culture, It has made a positive contribution to enhancing cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries and friendship between the people. It is highly praised by Chinese and foreign embassies, the art world and the international community. Known as the messenger of contemporary painting soul and beauty and friendship.
"Famous Queen Zhaojun of the Han Dynasty" fine brushwork on silk size: 50x85cm
Her works are used for the past and used for the present, as a metaphor for painting, integrating artistry and ideology, and entrusting her pursuit of truth, goodness and beauty. Such as Li Bai's Young Scholars, Jingwei Reclamation, Chang'e Mufan, etc. She has deep realism skills, simple and elegant characters, and has both form and spirit. The meticulous and freehand brushwork is both exquisite and exquisite, and the freehand brushwork is chic, with a few strokes, and the vivid lady is on the paper. Classical figures such as beautiful and dignified, different demeanors of famous women from the past constituted the female scroll of Chinese history, showing the unique charm of Chinese culture.
Her painting exhibition has had a good influence internationally. In the 20 years since 2001, the painting exhibition has been used by the Ministry of Culture for more than 20 times as a national official foreign cultural exchange project and overseas cultural festival project. His works and deeds have been published in dozens of languages in Chinese, English, Russian, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, and Persian newspapers and books at home and abroad. Her works have been collected by museums, art galleries and leaders of more than 30 countries. In 2001, the Ostrovsky State Museum in Russia set up a permanent booth for her (the only Chinese). She was also invited to take on-site portraits of presidents, prime ministers and dignitaries of many countries, which was highly praised and enhanced the friendship between China and foreign countries. Her sketch portraits are vivid, vivid, precise and vivid, and are well-known both at home and abroad (the hard-brush sketch portrait only takes 1-2 minutes). She painted wherever she went, and wherever she went in the exhibition, leaving an unforgettable experience for people from all over the world. The commemoration of China has sowed the seeds of Chinese culture and friendship everywhere.
"Li Qingzhao, a Female Ci Poet in the Song Dynasty" Fine Brushwork on Silk Size: 51x83cm
In 2016, Qin Bailan was hired by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters as a traveling exhibition expert, and went to five U.S. states to hold traveling Chinese painting exhibitions and lectures. It lasted 35 days, 10 exhibitions, and 20 lectures. The response was enthusiastic and widely praised! In 2017, he was invited by the Chinese Embassy in South Korea to hold painting exhibitions and lectures at the Seoul Chinese Cultural Center, Hannam University, and the China-Japan-Korea International Organization, which were well received. In 2019, she was recommended by the Chinese Embassy, went to Egypt to hold a painting exhibition and participated in the Aradna Special Talent International Art Forum, served as an international art judge, and won the "Lifetime Achievement Award" from the organizing committee. Chinese and foreign media such as the Chinese Cultural Center in Egypt and Xinhua News Agency report in both Chinese and English. She was also cordially received by many Chinese leaders and many foreign presidents, prime ministers and dignitaries.
Cypriot President Clerides praised: I especially admire the most beautiful painting in the world. Inscription by Lithuanian President Adamkus: Thank you for bringing such an exquisite painting exhibition to the Lithuanian people and for your contribution to the Lithuanian people’s understanding of China.
"Li Bai Boys Asking for Learning" Fine Brush on Silk Size: 64x130cm
Message from the Speaker of the Latvian Speaker: Your painting exhibition has two major characteristics, namely, full of poetic expression and romantic and delicate expression. The people of Latvia can understand the essence of Chinese culture through this exhibition.
Kyrgyzstan’s President Otunbayeva delivered a 20-minute enthusiastic speech at the Qin Bailan Painting Exhibition: “Ms. Qin Bailan is an outstanding artist from a great country-China. Her paintings are full of poetry, and the lyrical elements in each work make We feel the rich emotional and spiritual world of the Chinese people. These paintings show us the rich connotation and unique charm of Chinese culture, which can enhance the understanding of the people of China and Kyrgyzstan and promote cultural exchanges between the two countries. I hope all Kyrgyz citizens can see These great works".
Qin Bailan has worked hard for decades to create and strives for self-improvement. Using painting as a medium, Qin Bailan has contributed to the spread of Chinese excellent traditional culture. She keeps pace with the times and grows up with the development of the motherland. With a brush, she painted a moving song of life and art and a touching Chinese story.
"A Picture of Chang'e Envying the World" fine brushwork on silk size: 63x100cm
(2) Qin Bailan-a world-renowned cultural messenger
In the most beautiful time, he folded his wings, but was reborn after forty years of hard work. Because of the pursuit of beauty, I have the achievement of virtue and art; because I have the world in my heart, I have the power to travel around the world in a wheelchair to spread Chinese culture. In her writing, we see the infinite charm of traditional culture; in her, we see the sparkle of striving life. There is great beauty in the world. She rides on a beautiful scroll, crossing time and space, and letting go of a Chinese dream...
Wheelchair painter with lofty ambition
Qin Bailan, a native of Jinzhou, Liaoning, was born in Longkou, Shandong and was born in Shenyang. A well-known contemporary painter, an internationally renowned legendary female painter in a wheelchair, a member of the Chinese Artists Association, a member of the China Lake Painting Association... Member of the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, representative of the 9th National People’s Congress, representative of the 4th World Women’s Council of the United Nations, member of the China Democracy Promotion Association, national self-improvement model, honorary dean of the Chinese Academy of Painting and Calligraphy, president of the International Association of Painting and Calligraphy, Vice Chairman of Liaoning Railway Federation of Literary and Art Circles, Honorary Chairman of China Qin Clan Association, Dean of Daqin Painting and Calligraphy Academy (the 47th descendant of Qin Qiong). She was smart and studious since she was a child and loved painting. After being disabled at the age of 18, he began to devote himself to the study and creation of traditional Chinese painting, focusing on Chinese beauty painting. The beauty and beauty of her works inherited the tradition, ingeniously conceived, vivid and vivid, elegant and beautiful, and showed the charm and charm of oriental culture.
The meaning of Mao Zedong's "Butterfly Love and Flower": Chang'e, comfortable sleeves, freehand brushwork on rice paper Size: 55x110cm
Qin Bailan has worked tirelessly on the road of life and art for more than 40 years and has achieved remarkable results. He has been invited to successfully hold solo exhibitions (including 28 Belt and Road countries) in more than 60 countries including the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Switzerland, Finland, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Peru, Greece, and Egypt. Lectures at more than 20 well-known universities and national museums in the world. Highly praised by leaders of various countries, parliaments, Chinese and foreign embassies, and the art world, he is known as the messenger of contemporary painting soul and beauty and friendship. Her painting exhibitions have been used by the Ministry of Culture for more than 20 times as China’s official foreign cultural exchange projects. Her works and deeds have been published by foreign media and books in dozens of languages around the world, and her works have been published by museums, art galleries and leaders of more than 30 countries, as well as Chinese and foreign embassies. collect.
"The New Song of the Silk Road" Freehand Xuan Paper Size: 63x115cm
In 1995, she gloriously participated in the Fourth World Conference of Women in China. Her deeds and her Chinese paintings were highly praised by the international community, and she opened the door to the world ever since. In 2001, the painting exhibition was listed as an official project of the country’s foreign cultural exchanges by the Chinese Ministry of Culture.It went to
Iran\Turkey\Lithuania\Latvia\Russiaand other five countries in Europe and Asia to successfully hold painting exhibitions.
The Russian Museum set up a permanent booth for her (the only Chinese). In 2005, he was awarded the title of China's Top Ten Artistic Celebrities. In 2008, he was awarded the Shanghai World Guinness China's most-the most popular Chinese beauty painting in 190 countries (190 countries). Cultural figures. In 2016, he was invited by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters as a traveling exhibition expert. He went to five U.S. states to hold traveling exhibitions and lectures, and painted sketch portraits for many audiences. The response was enthusiastic and widely praised. Together with the Confucius Institutes of five universities, they have composed a beautiful movement that runs through the north and south of the United States, spans the four seasons of cold and warm, and spreads Chinese culture. In 2017, he was invited by the Chinese Embassy in South Korea to hold painting exhibitions and lectures at the Seoul Chinese Cultural Center, Hannam University, and the China-Japan-Korea International Organization, which were well received. In 2019, she was recommended by the Chinese Embassy, went to Egypt to hold a painting exhibition and participated in the Aradna Special Talent International Art Forum, served as an international art judge, and won the "Lifetime Achievement Award" from the organizing committee. Chinese and foreign media such as the Chinese Cultural Center in Egypt and Xinhua News Agency report in both Chinese and English.
"A Heroine Qiujin of the Late Ming Dynasty" Freehand brushwork on rice paper, size: 71x134cm
Extraordinary and unique
As a famous contemporary female painter, Qin Bailan has a solid foundation in modeling. Her figure paintings are exquisite and vivid, with charming charm, full and delicate. The emptiness and the reality, the density and the lightness, the density and the sparseness, the stagnation and the smoothness, the color and the ink, the line and the surface, etc. are overflowing with poetry, full of rich book air. The painted ladies are graceful, dignified and elegant, with unrestrained appearance, quiet and natural. The color matching is harmonious and unified, all showing Qin Bailan's extremely high artistic quality.
"Bamboo Horse Prodigy" fine brush on silk size: 64x130cm
In terms of expressive techniques, she also writes, or combines her work and writing. She is meticulous and meticulous in her work. The performance and refinement of the lines vary from person to person, flexible and vivid. Her portrayal of the characters is meticulous, ranging from the eyelashes, pupils, hair, and armor to the three-dimensional, and then to the sparseness and density in the depiction of the lines of the clothes. The patterns of the clothes are suitable in intensity, and each is unique. She also uses calligraphy to paint, with her graceful and graceful poems, making her works full of poetic and picturesque flavor. The fairy in the pen has a graceful posture, a face like a hibiscus, a fluttering skirt, and a flying feather. This is a Chinese angel, holy and beautiful, radiating strong artistic creativity and vitality.
"Lotus Fairy" Fine Brushwork on Silk Size: 46x79cm
Qin Bailan's image and artistic conception have a very good artistic performance. They have a unique performance in dealing with the relationship between the main body and the foil, and the rhythm and rhythm of the depicted object. They are not high-spirited movements, but a serenade rippling in the night sky, nor are they jubilant collective dances, but graceful girls dancing to the sound of the music. They are not the representations of the lines that make you clear at a glance, but in you When I appreciate these images and pictures, I constantly feel the connotation of their beauty. The goddess she portrays is as subtle as a light cloud covering the moon, and her image is as charming as mist and flowers, as if she is ready to express herself. This is the wonderful feeling and resonance of people watching his works.
"Ming Dynasty Talented Girl Xing Cijing" fine brushwork on silk size: 86x110cm
Qin Bailan's works are not only beautiful in characters, beautiful in pictures, but also expressive and expressive, showing strong lyricism and ideology, and permeated with fresh and natural positive energy. The characters in his pen have not only the graceful and luxurious beauty, but also the show of Xiaojiabiyu, and the feeling of dreams and immortals, all of them are vivid and charming. Through the storytelling and plot language, it creates an emotional and beautiful environment that moves people's hearts, transcends the photo attributes of traditional meticulous painting, conveys the situation and artistic conception of Chinese painting, and fully expresses the vivid and distinctive personality of the characters, and the taste can be washed in it. Calm down. After reading it, it is unforgettable for a long time, intriguing, and of high aesthetic value.
"Fang Baihua, the Heroine of the Late Ming Dynasty" Fine Brushwork on Silk Size: 60x80cm
The permanent vitality of art lies in its irreplaceable originality, and artistic creation reflects all the artist's cultivation and wisdom.
Qin Bailan is good at learning and hardworking. In the creation process, she used the charm of classical tradition to write the god of modern concepts. She not only inherited the essence of traditional Chinese painting, but also sought to develop and change with the ancients. On the basis of inheriting and carrying forward the traditional techniques of Chinese meticulous painting, boldly innovate, avoid a thousand people, and aim to write gods. Synchronously compatible with the aesthetics of the times, it has injected modern spirit into its paintings, with strong artistic appeal and unique characteristics of the times.
"Fan Lihua, the Marshal of the Tang Dynasty" fine brushwork on silk size: 51x83cm
Inheriting tradition and beautiful blooming
The main purpose of painting is to create beauty. The aesthetic taste of a work determines the level of the artist's painting skills. Qin Bailan's paintings of ladies have inherited the techniques of traditional Chinese painting, and have emerged from the style of paintings of ladies with the main characteristics of winning the weak and melancholy. It does not lose the elegance of a lady, but also varies from person to person. It may be demure and dignified or charming or saucy and heroic, which is pleasing to the eye. Her paintings of beautiful women have adapted to contemporary requirements, serving the past for the present, and admiring both the elegance and the popular. She combines profound realism skills and unique artistic perspectives into her pen. The characters in her pen are natural and vivid. They not only possess classical connotations, but also contain oriental poetic aesthetics, aesthetic rationality, decent norms, harmony and elegance, etc. These factors explain the ideal beauty, beauty of manners and beauty of Qin Bailan's beauty paintings.
"The Famous General Liang Hongyu of the Southern Song Dynasty" fine brushwork on silk size: 51x83cm
She admires the accomplished and talented women in Chinese history. Her creations include Li Qingzhao, Cai Wenji, Hua Mulan, Wang Zhaojun, Princess Wencheng, Qiu Jin, and many other famous female images. Scroll of history. The picture of "Qiu Jin—The Intent of Man Jiang's Red Poems", the background of the remnant clouds covering the moon, Qiu Ju Aoshuang, Qiu Jin's determined and thoughtful expression, and the personal experience of Qiu Jin's former residence made her a better representation of Qiu Jin's worries about the country The people's lofty ambitions of "I can't be a man, but my heart is stronger than a man" and the melancholy and inner monologue of "Who knows me when a vulgar mind knows me? Where can I find a friend?"
The ancient culture of the motherland has given her the influence of traditional culture. The Xiaoren Bookstore in Shenyang's hometown, the Beijing and Ping opera theaters are her childhood paradise. Nowadays, Jingwei fills the sea, Dragon Girl Shepherd, Chang'e Out of the Palace, Lotus Fairy, Guanyin Cixiang and other mythological works are solemn or elegant, expressing the yearning for a better life. As Bailan’s self-encouraging painting, "Jingwei Filling the Sea" is such a shocking expression of our ancestors’ courage from helplessness to conquering in front of nature. She blends the cry of Bailan’s unyielding to life. The image of her free mind is sublimated. "The Picture of Chang'e Out of the Palace" reverses the old title of Flying to the Moon. The painting Chang'e is attracted by the earth-shaking changes in the world today. He walks out of the moon palace, admires and overlooks the love of life in the world, in order to praise the achievements of my country's reform and opening up and development and prosperity. During Qin Bailan’s Austrian Painting Exhibition in 2002, at the seminar "On the Differences between Eastern and Western Cultures" co-sponsored by our embassy and the University of Vienna, this work reflecting the theme of Chinese romanticism and beautiful ideas won the return of a recent visit to China. The resonance and applause of Austrian artists and sinologists.
"Mulan, the Heroine of the Southern and Northern Dynasties" fine brushwork on silk size: 51x83cm
Her works such as Bian He Deyu, Bamboo Horse Prodigy, and Li Bai Young Scholars, are combined with paintings with essays, and they are instructive in painting, which have strong practical significance. In "The Picture of Li Bai Youth Asking for Learning", Bailan showed the young Li Bai's diligent, studious, childish, cute, and attentive, asking the truthful attitude of the old grandmother who persists in grinding the needle with the iron rod every day. The upper part of the painting is accompanied by a fan-shaped inscription: "Where there is a will, everything will succeed", indicating the theme of the work and the philosophy of life. Give people spiritual enlightenment.
"The Twelve Hairpins in Jinling" created by Qin Bailan, depicts 12 women with different backgrounds and personalities. The whole picture shows the characters' various movements in a horizontal arrangement. The whole group of works is full of interest, fresh and natural, and full of beauty. She pays attention to the rhythmic changes of the denseness of the picture, and the interspersed layers of high and low echoes, like a moving song. Avoid the monotony and dullness of the composition. She boldly painted colors on antique yellow silk. The warm and cold tones complemented each other. The lines of the clothes were sleek and vigorous, and the character's personality was unique. It fully revealed the character's identity and inner world. All of these are superbly translated in her exquisite brushwork. , Lively, loyal to the original, lifelike, it can be a rare masterpiece handed down.
"The Female Marshal of the Southern Song Dynasty Mu Guiying" fine brushwork on silk size: 51x83cm
Keeping up with the times, activating tradition, cleverly applying wisdom, and depicting beauty, this is the way for the generation of the grand style of Chinese painting, and it is also the right way for contemporary artists to follow in the world. On the road of art, Qin Bailan is pursuing this tirelessly. She is constantly striving for self-improvement and hard work. With her own understanding of life, she has portrayed many Chinese famous female talents, heroines, classical historical figures, fairy tales and fairy tales. Ji has received wide acclaim from all walks of life at home and abroad, and the exhibition has produced strong responses wherever she goes. The excellent traditional culture of the Chinese nation has spread and blossomed on the world stage with a unique charm. She has composed a hymn of life and art with her sincerity and sweat. , Also wrote a beautiful and touching Chinese story.
"Princess Wencheng of Tang Dynasty" Fine brushwork on silk Size: 42x72cm
Bringing glory to the country
Her artistic achievements and comprehensive artistic value have received wide attention and praise from all walks of life at home and abroad:
Cypriot President Clerides praised: I especially admire the most beautiful painting in the world...
Lithuanian President Adamkus wrote an inscription for Qin Bailan's painting exhibition: "Thank you for bringing such exquisite painting exhibitions to the people of Lithuania and for your contribution to the Lithuanian people's understanding of China...".
Latvian Speaker Straume left a message: "Your painting exhibition has two major characteristics, that is, full of poetic expression and romantic and delicate expression methods. The people of Latvia can understand the essence of Chinese culture through this exhibition...".
"Dream of Red Mansions, Lin Daiyu" fine brushwork on silk size: 56x99cm
Kyrgyzstan’s female president Otunbayeva gave a enthusiastic speech at the Qin Bailan painting exhibition: "Ms. Qin Bailan is an outstanding artist from a great country. Her paintings are full of poetry, and the lyrical elements in each work make us feel the richness of the Chinese. The emotional and spiritual world of Qin Bailan. Ms. Qin Bailan’s life is full of wisdom and perseverance. This great Chinese artist has convinced us that if a person has strong will and determination, one can realize the value of life even in adversity. These paintings show us the rich connotation and unique charm of Chinese culture, which can enhance the understanding of the people of China and Kyrgyzstan and promote cultural exchanges between the two countries. I hope all Kyrgyz citizens can see these great works, and they will stay in Kyrgyzstan forever In the hearts of the people...".
Qin Bailan's works are also widely acclaimed and praised in Chinese and foreign art markets. Not only has he achieved great success in Poly and Hanhai auctions, but also has been a good example of art exhibitions and works auctions in South Korea, Canada, France, the United States, Brazil and other places. It is hailed as the most powerful and influential contemporary China at home and abroad. One of the painters, he was rated as the Chinese painter with the most artistic appreciation and collection value by the collectors.
There are two conditions for judging the elegance and vulgarity of artworks, that is, art and character. The combination of the two is superior. Qin Bailan's works are a reflection of her normal mind, purifying mind, wisdom and mind, and are a high degree of unity of character and art. Behind her works are her long-term diligent and diligent exploration of art, which reflects her profound understanding of art and life.
For more than 20 years, she has worked tirelessly in a wheelchair and went to more than 60 countries to hold personal painting exhibitions and lectures. Her efforts and contributions to spreading the excellent traditional Chinese culture will definitely remain in the annals of cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries forever. Will shine with a unique brilliance.
"The Twelve Hairpins of A Dream of Red Mansions in Jinling" fine brushwork on silk size: 210x67cm
Qin Bailan and Chinese and Foreign Leaders and Artists
And some photos of foreign cultural exchanges
With President Jiang Zemin at the Ninth National People’s Congress
With Premier Wen Jiabao at the Ninth National People’s Congress
Participated in the All-China Federation of Literary and Art Circles during the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference
With Deputy Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui at the reception of the Latvian Embassy in China
At the reception at the embassy with former U.S. ambassador to China Hong Bopei
With the wives of ambassadors to China at the Diplomatic Dinner in Beijing
Draw a sketch portrait of the female president Otunbayeva at the 2011 Kyrgyzstan Art Exhibition
During the 2000 Cyprus Painting Exhibition, President Clerides received Qin Bailan at the Presidential Palace, and the 2nd left was Yin Zuojin, Chinese Ambassador
At the opening ceremony of the 2017 Korean Painting Exhibition. Front right 5: Xu Ruilin, Chinese Cultural Counselor
In 1992 Qin Bailan's Beijing Painting Exhibition, Lei Jieqiong, Vice Chairman of the National People's Congress, Liu Kaiqu, Vice Chairman of the Chinese Artists Association and other leaders cut the ribbon
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