"Benjarong" by Uab Sanasen - acylic and oil on canvas

Thai Modern Art

Thai modern art started around 1924, when Corrado Feroci, an Italian sculptor was invited to Thailand by King Rama VI ( 1910-1925). Feroci’s own name was changed to Silpa Bhirasri. He has been regarded as the Father of Modern Art in Thailand.

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Khmer Ceramics

The ceramics of the Khmer empire are believed to have started being produced in the 9th Century. The ceramcis are of extremely good quality and were produced in high volumes during the 11th and 12th centuries, especially around the kilns at Mout Kulen near Angkor.

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Online Art Classes

Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting 1: Two Basic Techniques   by Luo Suya (Click at picture to start) Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting 2: Using Brush and Ink by Professor Liu Cun Hui (Click at picture to start) Showing the spontaneous brush strokes     MORE ON CHINESE ARTAbout Chinese Brush Painting Learn Chinese Brush Techniques How to Look at[…]

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Artist: Dang Tin Tuong

Our Online Artist: Dang Tin Tuong

Dang Tin Tuong is one of Vietnam’s famous lacquer painters. He also paints on silk and uses acrylic paint for very large paintings. His works are displayed at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, the Vietnam’s Government Guesthouse and The Miami Ethnic Museum in the US.

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Artist Dang Din Hoi

Our Online Artist: Dang Dinh Hoi

Dang Dinh Hoi uses very vivid color in his gouache painting that skillfully and elegantly incorporate themes of Vietnamese culture, with French post-Impressionist influence: of Paul Gauguin (e.g. the tilted heads) and the color influence of Henri Matisse.

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Our Online Artist: Liu Dawei

Lui Dawei was born in 1945 in Zhucheng, Shandong Province and graduated from the Fine Arts Department of Inner Mongolia Normal University. He continued his studies at the Chinese Painting Department of the Central Academy of Fine Arts following which he studied with Ye Qianyu, Jiang Zhaohe, Li Keran, Wu Zuoren, Liu Lingcang and Huang Zhou. Mr. Liu is now[…]

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