Exhibitions - “Sense of Illusion” Flambé Glaze Ceramic Art & Painting Exhibition
15th August, 2015- 31st October, 2015
Mondays to Saturdays 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sundays and Public Holidays by appointments only
Cheer Bell Gallery, Room 3E-08, 3rd floor, Phase 2, Superluck Industrial Centre,
57 Sha Tsui Road, Tsuen Wan, New Territories, Hong Kong
Chendi, Zhu Di, Kuang Jun Min, Zeng Jing
“Sense of Illusion" Ceramic Art & Painting Exhibition features four active artists in China and international art market, Chendi, Zhu Di, Kuang Jun Min and Zeng Jing. Their distinctive works demonstrate the illusory enchantment of Flambé Glaze in this exhibition.A new level of ceramic arts is explored by combining purity and vividness harmonically in Flambé Glaze.
This exhibition directly brings audience’s attention to the value of ceramics arts. Flambé Glaze is especially hard to reach a satisfying result as only once high temperature firing is allowed for each work. The mineral glaze naturally flows and colors during firing, adding unpredictability to the delicate ceramic works. Such practices of Flambé Glaze recall the historic ceramic art’s vitality, and return its foundational artistic value to ceramics arts.
Chendi (alias Tie Huang) was born in Shandong province in 1973. The ethos of
realismand provocative themes in Chendi’s early paintings has
matured, yet extended in his ceramics art of today with an overlay of
the rebellious texture and striking colors characteristic of Flambé Glaze.
Zhu Di was born in Anhui province in 1969. His works cross-fertilized western
aesthetics with Chinese ceramic traditions. Zhu Di has chosen Flambé Glaze
as his ceramic mediumfor the barely-constrained bursts of colours, forms and
textures lends spontaneity to his abstract renderings of seasonal landscapes
Kuang Jun Min
Kuang Jun Min was born in Hunan province in 1980. With his background in
oil paint, Kuang Jun Min’s work invokes an essentially western artistic
expression in a medium that is historically Chinese. His ceramic art often
incorporates an element with an explosive colour palate within a wholly
Zeng Jing was born in Hunan province in 1982. Jing’s artistic expression
on ceramics often finds inspiration in Mother Nature that is unfolding
around her. Each of her ceramic paintings is a momentary capture of their
unfolding story in full emotional and kinetic dynamism.