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Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

Painting by Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

A woman in traditional clothing. Painting by Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

Chinese artist Sun Jianlin
Born in 1942, in Changsha (Hunan Province) Sun Jianlin is a talented Chinese arttist. Influenced by Chinese culture since childhood, he started to learn painting at the age of 13. Then, graduated from the Theatrical Art Department of Hunan Academy of Fine Arts. Involved in various forms of painting, he is developing middle-aged and traditional Chinese painting, experimenting with design, folk art, Western art, etc.
Sun Jianlin’s paintings are colorful and have a strong flavor of life. He exhibited his works in China and Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, India, and Japan. Besides, several publications and illustrated albums featured his works.

Painting by Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

Beautiful painting by Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

In fact, Hunan is the birthplace of China Xiang Chu Culture, and Hunan Painting Art occupies a pivotal position in the field of contemporary Chinese art. Hunan painting art has a long history, and through the ages has become an important part of contemporary Chinese art. Sun Jianlin is now Hunan Branch member of the Chinese Artists Association, and council member of the Hunan Puppet Play Artist Association.

Chinese artist Sun Jianlin

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