Chang Jiahuang is a Chinese contemporary artist heir of a family of artistic tradition. His career is closely linked to the site of Dunhuang in China, last oasis of the famous Silk Road : Wikipedia.
He is the son of Chang Shuhong, a Chinese painter who lived in France in the 30s and later transmitted to his son the Chinese and Western painting techniques, he was able to mix in an unique style. Alongside his career he devoted himself to the preservation of Mogao grottos in Dunhuang.
Chang Jiahuang, while distancing himself from the family heritage with a very personal work, resumed ties with Dunhuang, after a career mainly conducted in Japan since 1984.
fter his father death in 1994, he began to pursue the thousand years Dunhuang decoration, opening new caves to modern paintings and contemporary artists (Read more ...)