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
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.