Guo Shaogang:oil painting master flying is not normal
Many people still call our “ling su”, I think custom oil painting is wrong, should not be like “ChengFenLun” to label the painter.
“On the master of more than academic, is a bit like selling medicine advertisements, often with long resume says he won any awards.
Now said that the painter to do “ling painting external work”, not to strengthen their self-cultivation, but is used to refer to do public relations.
The problem of the younger generation of Chinese oil painting is “wrestling is not exercising, heel without strength, two feet were”, tokenistic gesture a lot, but not a solid foundation.
In the 1950 s to keep Sue one of a handful of painter, Guo Shaogang painting still retains the former Soviet union in the oil painting that kind wedding portrait painting of quiet and simplicity. Disappear in the last century and s novelty of Chinese oil painting, see nowadays modern oil painting into flavour, over years, Guo Shaogang preference on lingnan still life painting, from the winter jasmine flower market to buy a peony appeared in the painting, would be a hard to find a quiet taste far in downtown.
In the 1950 s, the Soviet union’s realism painting and teaching system is the only a mock object in Chinese fine arts. In 1960, repin academy of fine arts study in five years to return from the Soviet union Guo Shaogang, choose a foothold in guangzhou academy of fine arts teaching, dean of oil painting department, deputy director of the guangzhou academy of fine, etc. And the influence of the traditional Chinese painting has a long history of guangdong lingnan school, half a century, Guo Shaogang and colleagues has affected the guangdong YouHuaJie several generation of painting style. In 1999, Guo Shaogang received the Russian government ministry of culture awarded “pushkin medal”, and became honorary professor of repin academy of fine arts.
Always maintained a Guo Shaogang healthy in old age, talk with today’s most prosperous contemporary painter distinct flavor, implicit in do not break. Tomorrow, Guo Shaogang’s upcoming 60th anniversary of the exhibition, he chose the most can reflect his teachers “identity” of the relative quiet of the guangzhou academy of fine arts gallery. March 20 to 29, this exhibition will be relocated to Beijing national art museum of China, it will be born that Beijing Guo Shaogang back home as a painter of guangdong province for the first time solo exhibitions