On December 17, "Tang Style and Elegant Ink Painting——Dr. Ma Chengkuan Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition" was unveiled at Guangdong Shunde Museum.
On the same day, the 12th Shunde Promise Conference opened in Shunde, Guangdong.
As one of the important activities during the conference, "Tang Style and Elegant Ink - Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition of Dr. Ma Chengkuan from America" exhibited more than 50 calligraphy and painting works of Dr. Ma Chengkuan. The ink wash technique complements the tones and brilliance of Western abstract paintings, showing the spiritual world pursued by Dr. Ma Chengkuan, permeated with strong hometown feelings and profound humanistic artistic conception.
Ma Chengkuan visited the exhibition together with the guests at the Kiss Conference.
It is reported that Dr. Ma Chengkuan is a well-known calligrapher and painter. He was born in Guangzhou in 1942 and his ancestral home is Shunde Lunjiao.
He learned from famous artists such as Liu Bingheng and Wang Jiqian, and devoted himself to the research and exploration of ancient Chinese splash-ink painting techniques. He has profound theoretical literacy in traditional Chinese painting and calligraphy.
The city governments of Las Vegas and New York respectively named November 21, 1996 and December 12, 1997 as "Ma Chengkuan Day".
(Reporter He Junjie)
Responsible editor: [Luo Pan]