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De-Jinn Shiy

 (1923 - 1981)
De-Jinn Shiy was active/lived in China.  DeJinn Shiy is known for folk matters and state of livelihood painting, Calligraphy.

De-Jinn Shiy

Biography from Kingsley Art Auction

Born in Szechwan, he learned under Pang Syun-Chin who had studied in France.  Xi also followed Matisse's color palette.  He had experimented with Pop Art, Op Art, and Hard Edge, but he returned to country style with which he felt most comfortable with later period in his career.  When he moved to Taiwan, he started to use folk matters and state of livelihood as his subjects in paintings.  He united western and eastern media and styles to take Chinese art to a new dimension.  He had held many exhibitions.

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About  De-Jinn Shiy

Born:  1923 - Szechwan
Died:   1981
Known for:  folk matters and state of livelihood painting, Calligraphy