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Shan Li

 (Born 1957)
Shan Li is active/lives in China.  Shan Li is known for painting.

Biography   Shan Li

Li Shan (b. 1957) and her intimate and personal paintings occupy an essential position in shaping Chinese contemporary art as we know it today.  As the youngest member of the underground painting association known as the Wuming or “No Name” that formed spontaneously in the early 1970s, Li and her fellow artists-friends met regularly for over a decade to paint, discuss literature, art and philosophy, resisting officially sanctioned artistic directives to pursue individualism and the creation of a new sense of solidarity.  Li Shan joined the group at the age of fourteen after meeting other founding Wuming artists Zhang Wei and Ma Kelu.

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