Amanda Wei Gallery is excited to announce our participation at Taipei Dangdai 2019.
For this year's inaugural edition of the art fair - Amanda Wei will present the artworks of Chinese artist Tan Ping.
Tan Ping is an artist, educator, and Vice President of The Chinese National Academy of Arts. He graduated from the Chinese Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1984. He studied in Germany in the late 1980s and got a master degree and a Meisterschule degree. He had also received a Doctor of Honor degree from Kingston University in the UK.
Tan Ping served as President of the school of design in Chinese Central Academy of Fine Arts, and Vice President of the same University. He is known as the leading figure of Chinese abstract art, the pioneer of contemporary Chinese art design, and the promoter of the development of Chinese experimental art.
In his 40 years of artistic practice, Tan Ping has always been exploring multiple fields such as painting, printmaking, multimedia, and design. He joins the many nodes of contemporary art into one through his ceaseless changes and powerful creations.
ABOUT TAIPEI DANGDAI
Taipei Dangdai is a new international art fair, featuring a world-class line-up of galleries from around the globe, selected via a rigorous application process overseen by a committee of international gallerists.
Presented by UBS, the event brings together a selection of the world’s leading galleries and artists alongside influential thinkers from a wide range of disciplines, including archaeology, art history and technology.
The fair’s unique, multi-disciplinary program features four curated Sectors: Galleries, Young Galleries, Solos and Salon, providing visitors with an opportunity to discover presentations from established galleries, alongside work by emerging artists at accessible price points. An Ideas Program unites industry experts from Taipei, the wider region and beyond to discuss how art exists in the past, present and future, celebrating a long-term patronage with art and ideas across disciplines and cultures.
Taipei Dangdai celebrates the city’s unique and dynamic arts scene, while highlighting global creativity and the increasing importance of the wider art market in Asia.