2.5D

Chen Zihao

10.04 - 10.31, 2019

Bangkok Space

 
1/1
 

Tang Contemporary Art doubles its presence in Thailand with a brand new space relocated to Asia's Premier Arts and Cultured Living Shopping Center; River City Bangkok. We are proud to announce the opening of "2.5D" a solo exhibition of Chen Zihao curated by Sun Wenjie. The opening will be held on October 4 (6:00 – 8:00 pm). 

Celebrated his recent oeuvre, materials such as thin, craggy rocks, metal, and minerals, or highly saturated blocks of color are inserted into the textures of abstract oil paintings placed within frames of iron, wood, copper, stainless steel, and colored acrylic. The artist calls these brightly-colored works “land art in 2.5 dimensions.” This “2.5 dimensions” is a humorous turn of phrase, as the works are not the dimensional descent of three-dimensional reality described in science fiction. Chen Zihao primarily uses oil painting to record multiple landscapes that are not present; these works are obviously different from, but still, reference land art. Chen describes the various magnificent scenes that he has experienced, and after re-awakening those memories, he uses thick brushstrokes to present geographic textures, creating Informe-style works. His images are often birds-eye views, with connecting and overlapping blocks of color, as if layering the patterns of the earth and the colors of the sky based on his own change in perspective.

​​Download Press Release

 
 

Chen Zihao

Chen Zihao, born in Fujian Province in 1991. Now works and lives in New York and Beijing. Chen Zihao graduated from Fine Arts School Affiliated to China Central Academy of Fine Arts, A bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Alfred University, and study in Rhode Island School of Design. Artist received awards and support from Springfield art center, New York institute of electronic arts, Roseville art center.

 

Inquire about this exhibition

Beijing

D06, 798 Art District,

No.2 Jiuxianqiao Road

Chaoyang Dst. Beijing, China

B01, 798 Art District, No.2 Jiuxianqiao Road

Chaoyang Dst. Beijing, China

Hong Kong

10/F, H Queen's, 80 Queen's Road

Central, Hong Kong

follow us 关注我们

  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • chn_wechat
  • Grey Instagram Icon
  • Artsy_logo.svg copy
  • Grey YouTube Icon
  • Grey Vimeo Icon
  • Ocula symbol 2

Bangkok

Room. 201 - 206
River City Bangkok,
23 Soi Charoenkrung 24,

Bangkok, 10110, Thailand

VIP Space:

1 Flr Sahai Place, No.49 Soi Sukhumvit 24 , Sukhumvit Road, Klong Tan, Klong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand

Copyright ©1997- 2020 Tang Contemporary Art; All rights reserved.