History is like a tide, the road is like a whetstone. Standing at a new historical starting point, looking back, the brilliant course of struggle and profound historical experience give us historical confidence; Looking far into the future, the clear coordinates of our struggle and the great dream of national rejuvenation inspire us to forge ahead. Artists meet the great age, heart is national rejuvenation, breeze energetic endeavor, north chan yi, to create a large number of "has bones and muscles, moral and temperature of the work.
Wang Chuanfu was born in 1934 in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province. He is now a member of China Arts and Crafts Society, a member of Wumen Painting School Research Association, and a member of Suzhou Painting and Calligraphy Research Association. Senior craft Artist. Wang since childhood with his father to learn painting, after the worship of villagers Yang Gongyi as a teacher, after private Shu Renbonian. He dabbled in animal painting under the guidance of Beijing painter Cao Kejia in 1961. Major works: Four pieces of Cat Play, four pieces of Spring Fragrance (Jiangsu People's Publishing House), Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom (Sino-Japanese Art Exchange Exhibition), four pieces of Flowers and Butterflies (Guwuxuan Publishing House). In 1990, he and Zhang Xinjia, president of Suzhou Academy of Chinese Painting, held a joint exhibition of flower-and-bird paintings in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. His representative works include the long scroll "100 Cats" and so on. He is known as "Jiangnan Elvis" in the painting circle. In the field of Chinese painting, he has cooperated with Tang Yun, Cheng Shifa, Liu Danzhai, Qiao Mu, Yan Meihua, Shen Zicheng and other old artists. The work "Cherry Blossom in Full Bloom" has been exhibited in the Sino-Japanese art Exchange exhibition, and has been exhibited and held solo exhibitions in Macao, Suzhou and other places for many times. His works are widely collected by institutions and private collectors in Japan, Hong Kong, Macao, Singapore, Taiwan and Southeast Asia.
Mr. Wang Chuanfu's paintings are deeply influenced by philosophy, traditional culture and traditional Chinese painting, with unique artistic language, outstanding personality and unique characteristics. Its style is simple and simple, natural and free, masculine and vigorous, dignified and energetic. The brushwork follows a path of simplicity, dullness, senile, unastringent, wild and wild, and has its own style, neither pleasing nor sweet.
Observe Wang Chuanfu's painting of the cat: the charm is vivid, the ink is vivid. In traditional Chinese painting theory, painting style is a kind of artistic realm, difficult to design, and because of the artist's cultivation, but several days. He respects life, according to feelings, drawing on experience, with vivid pen and ink, original modeling, wanton arrangement, to build a different kind of artistic visual feast.
Fine product Mr. Wang Chuanfu's cat, it can be seen that his observation of the cat is very delicate, excavate the cat's inner temperament, with a rich and changeable composition, explore the cat painting in the combination of spirituality and emotion of the beauty, wisdom and taste of the beauty of the combination of blunt and profound beauty, mood and art of the persistent beauty, the idea and the evolution of the form of ink beauty, Strive to convey the idea of life and rich emotions to the viewer through images in the painting, and the brush and ink contain their personal ethics and aesthetic principles. It looks like a cat, but it's actually a person. Mr. Wang Chuanfu's works make people move, let people's souls undergo baptism, let people find the beauty of nature, the beauty of life, the beauty of the soul, this is the highest realm of his art.
Painting and calligraphy critic Cao Yang in November 2022