VENICE, Italy, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese artist Fu Wenjun featured at Biennale Riviera del Brenta, which took place from 23 -25 April 2016 at the famous villa of 1500, Villa Valier of Mira, Venice. His conceptual photography Gone with the Wind was invited to be on display.
The Biennial was conceived and curated by Italian curator Francesco Saverio Russo. More than 150 international artists from around the world, including painters, sculptors and photographers participated and over 200 works were exhibited.
According to the curator, at the Biennale to be protagonists will be the works of art. different artistic realities, by origin, tradition and style speak a common language, one of the few universal languages, the language of art.
Fu Wenjun was awarded the special award of Biennale "International Prize Canaletto – Artistic Career Award," for his expressed stylistic value and emotional artistic creativity.
Fu Wenjun has tried to break the technical manifestations of photography ontology, let photographic image deviate from the paper of its carrier by special means, demonstrating the aesthetic elements of painting. In addition to changing media in photography, there are many other artists integrating the aesthetic elements of painting into the photographic works through different means. Fu believes aesthetic factors of painting in photographic art are very worth exploring and experimenting. And their combination will be a long-term artistic phenomenon.
Fu Wenjun (1955), Chinese contemporary artist, was born in Chongqing (China). Graduated from Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, currently he works on conceptual photography, installation and oil painting. Now he lives and works at Chongqing, China.
He was awarded 1st prize of digital art from 2nd International Biennial of Contemporary Art in Argentina, Tour Eiffel La Grande Exposition Universelle "The Best Artist in the World," International Award "Lorenzo il Magnifico" of X Florence Biennale and other international art honors.
For more information about Fu Wenjun, please visit en.fuwenjun.com.
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