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The Art of Chinese Calligraphy and Paintings by Linda Qingchu Yang 中国书法及绘画的艺术 杨庆初呈上 @ Laura's

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 to Monday, March 6, 2017

Enjoy the art of local artist Linda Q. Yang from Jan. 11 through March 6, 2017 at Laura’s Library. Under the tutelage of famous calligraphist Zhongxin Lin, Yang demonstrates proficiency in all five forms of Chinese calligraphy (Kai, Xing, Li, Zhuang, and Cao). Celebrate Chinese New Year early on Jan. 21 at 1:30 p.m. at Laura’s Library during Yang’s art reception where there will be a traditional Chinese fashion show and music. The event is free and open to the public. 

 


 

Ms. Yang spent her childhood in Shanghai, where she fell in love with Chinese calligraphy at a young age. Under the tutelage of famous calligraphist Zhongxin Lin, Linda demonstrates proficiency in all five forms of Chinese calligraphy (Kai, Xing, Li, Zhuang, and Cao). Ms. Yang draws her inspiration from the sublime relationship between language and art, harmonizing her calligraphy with her expressive paintings. Ms. Yang founded and continues to serve as the Chairman of Austin Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Association. She is passionate about promoting Chinese Calligraphy in young people and was awarded Honorable Citizen by the Mayor of Austin in 2013. Ms. Yang now resides in Austin, Texas with her daughter and her family.        

 

杨来自中国上海,自幼喜爱书法。退休后师从著名书法家林仲兴先生系统学习了包括楷书,行书,隶书,篆书,草书等中国书法的各种字体以及写意仕女画,花鸟及鱼虫画。到美国后创办了奥斯汀华人书画社且任社长,举办了数次书画展并始终怀着对中国书画的热爱积极向年轻人传播中国书画,促进东西方文化交流,为此曾获得2013奥斯汀年度荣誉市民殊荣。

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