logo
Supporting your high street Find out how »
Basket Image

Basket

Ding Yi, Hardback Book

Ding Yi Hardback

Part of the Contemporary Painters Series series

Description

This is the first monograph to give an overview of the entire career to date of artist Ding Yi (b. 1962), whose work, unlike most other well-known Chinese painters, is wholly abstract.

Large in scale, and extraordinary in detail, Ding Yi's paintings invite a myriad of questions, not least how an intuitive artist works with recurrent patterns and symbols.

Tackling this paradox, the authors discuss a range of questions pertinent to the artist, primary of which is how China has shaped his work, both culturally and environmentally, over the past thirty years. Based on extensive interviews with the artist, Ding Yi presents a definitive portrait of an important contemporary painter, who holds a unique position in Chinese art history.

As such, it is essential reading for fans and the uninitiated alike.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 144 pages, Includes 115 colour illustrations; 115 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
  • ISBN: 9781848223790

£35.00

£28.55

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Tony Godfrey

Also in the Contemporary Painters Series series   |  View all

£35.00

£28.55

£35.00

£28.55

£39.95

£31.65

£39.95

£31.65