Yang Shaobin

The Sleepwalkers’ Bloodied Rites (Portfolio)

Yang Shaobin

The Sleepwalkers’ Bloodied Rites (Portfolio)

Price: $25,000.00

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Details

Technique:
Lithograph
Year:
2008
Edition Size:
130
Dimensions:
119 x 79.5 cm (46.8 x 31.3 in)
Signature:
Signed and numbered

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About the Artwork

The "The Sleepwalkers’ Bloodied Rites" collection is set of 20 lithographs in a brushed aluminum case and produced in a limited edition of 130 rare books. The collection is accompanied by a set of poems by the renowned Poet Fernando Arrabal.

"I’m actually trying to make the violence more subtle and implicit. Instead of just presenting viewers with violent scenes, I want to create associations in their minds."

Yang Shaobin

Shaobin works focus on the depressing banality and brutality of the times in China. The artist use of red and white in contrast displays the tension of confrontiaton in modern China.

About the Artist

Yang Shaobin, born in 1963 in the Hebei Province (China), is an internationally recognized painter known for his painful and often tortured subjects.

About the printing Technique

Weng Contemporary Lithography

Lithography literally means “stone drawing". This type of print is typically made by drawing or painting onto the surface of a limestone using a greasy crayon or liquid wash and is best known for its flat painterly surface.