SANG HUOYAO

Sang Huoyao, born in 1963, Member of Artistic Committee of Chinese National Academy of Arts, Vice-president of Chinese Imperial Art Academy, National A-level Artist. Now he is working and living in Beijing and Hangzhou.

The first impression of the ink wash painting of Sang Huoyao is its “Crystal intention and potent brushwork”, whereby the rich transparency feeling and exquisite texture, and the beauty of “ink properties” of the delicate ink blocks revealed on the silk cloth. He is well-versed in the importance of media upon which the ink wash painting depends, so he spared no effort in tapping the properties of the materials, in order to bring out its irreplaceable value.

ARTWORK
Ink Asia 2016 / Mind-scape III

桑火堯,《山崗之南的那山色》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘A Scene of the Mountain South’, Ink on silk, 122 cm x 122 cm, 2016

桑火堯,《水雲間》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘Between Cloud and Water’, Ink on silk, 122 cm x 122 cm, 2016

桑火堯,《江南江北皆著春》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘Spring Comes in both Shores’, Ink on silk, 122 cm x 122 cm, 2016

桑火堯,《夢中江南四月天》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘April Sky of Jiangnan in My Dream’, Ink on silk, 122 cm x 122 cm, 2016

桑火堯,《桃花源記1號 》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘The Peach Blossom Spring No.1’, Ink on silk, 60 cm x 163cm, 2016

桑火堯,《桃花源記2號 》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘The Peach Blossom Spring No.2’, Ink on silk, 60 cm x 163cm, 2016

桑火堯,《桃花源記3號 》, 水墨、絹本 Sang Huoyao, ‘The Peach Blossom Spring No.3’, Ink on silk, 60 cm x 163cm, 2016