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 Zhaoxu Xu  (1961 - )

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Zhaoxu Xu, with alias of Dachi and Xier Weng, was born in Beijing in 1961. He got the Bachelor’s degree. He is a member of China Artists Association and China Calligraphers Association. He studied calligraphy from his uncle when he was a child, and studied sketch from A Lao and Yu Chen in Beijing Youth Palace. When he grew up, he studied flower-birds paintings from Mr. Hanyu He, a famous painter. He saw a lot of calligraphies of Song and Yuan period. In the middle school, his calligraphy once won the First Award of Beijing Middle School Calligraphy Game. Then he studied from Shijian Zhang, Chongmei Zhang, Lichen Zhang, Renzhi Zhang, Shifu Guo, etc. for the flower-birds paintings and seal cutting. He also studied poems and traditional culture from famous poet Mr. Fang Xu and listened to Mr. Wenhui He, Ruzhu Cui and Yueshi Wu, etc. In 1989, his seal cutting work COMITY, FRIENDSHIP and PROGRESS were published on People’s Daily; in 1990, his seal cutting work EVERYTHING GOES WELL and ANOTHER SPRING WHEN PLUM OPENS were published on People’s Daily, traditional Chinese painting PLUM was exhibited in September Gallery; his work REED FLOWER MANDARINFISH was selected to National Painting and Calligraphy Celebrity Inviting Exhibition of Hundred Year Anniversary of Beijing University and was exhibited in China Art Gallery; his work RAIN IN LOTUS POND WITH FRAGNANCE was published on People’s Daily; large-breadth work GREEN LOTUS ODE was exhibited in China Art Gallery; his work took part in Large-scale Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition in Fishing Station; his work took part in the 1st China and Japan Lanting Society Painting Exhibition and was exhibited in Palace Painting Gallery. His comment article FIRM IS LIKE STONE AND FLOAT CHARM IS LIKE STREAM and CATCH THE PAINTING NOT LOOSE were published on Culture Monthly; his work AUTUMN CHARM OF POND took part in National Painting and Calligraphy Celebrities United Exhibition for celebrating the success of bidding the Olympics. His work CHARM OF AUTUMN was published on People’s Daily Overseas Edition. Art Paper specially introduced Dachi Flower-birds Art. The magazine China and Foreign Culture Communication introduced his achievement of flower-birds paintings. His art commenting article BURNING INCENSE OF LOTERATOR ‘S PAINTINGS, VIRTUE OF CHINESE PAINTING (talk about Shifu Guo’s Chinese painting) was published on the magazine Wash; flower-birds work SPRING RAIN was published on People’s Daily and published SKILL OF PAINTING PURPLE VINE. He once held his personal exhibition in Singapore, Malaysia, Beijing Xunge Gallery, September Gallery and he held personal flower-birds exhibition in Chaoyang Art Gallery of Beijing. His works were collected by China Art Gallery, Meeting Center of National People’s Representative Meeting, State Guest Hotel of Fishing Station, Chinese Art Gallery, Beijing University, China Politic and Law University and collectors of America, Japan and Southeast Asia. In April of 2004, he took part in Shifu Guo Teachers and Students Painting Exhibition in Henan Museum and he published ZHAOXU XU PAINTING GATHERING. From 15 to 18 August of 2005, he held painting exhibition in Rongbao House and he published Contemporary Painting and Calligraphy Celebrity Works Gathering---Zhaoxu Xu.

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