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Shaobin Yang

 (born 1963)
Shaobin Yang is active/lives in China.  Shaobin Yang is known for painting.

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Shaobin Yang


Yang Shaobin is considered one of the great "Cynical Realist" painters alongside Yue Minjun, Fang Lijun, and Liu Wei, that emerged from Beijing's art scene in the 1990s.  He captures the psychic mood of his time and his city, passing from the post-Tiananmen tragedy through a period of rapid urbanization and commercialization. 

Having spent his childhood in a mining area in Hebei, and a period of time as a policeman, the emotional experience of regularly witnessing scenes of street violence made him sensitive to issues of pain, violence and conflict, and fueled his long-standing interest in violence as a core aspect not only of human nature   ...  Displaying 750 of 2537 characters.



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Self-portrait




About  Shaobin Yang

Born:  1963 - Hebei Province, China
Known for:  painting