FOCUS ON: Chinese Contemporary Artists – Ai Jing
Ai Jing My Mom and My Hometown (2012). Image courtesy of Ai Jing Studio.
In May 2014, “LOVE AIJING: Love of Ai Jing” became the first contemporary art exhibition of the newly opened China Art Museum of Shanghai.
Ai Jing, To da Vinci, 2015 Photo: courtesy the artist
A curiosity about the artist:
Ai Jing’s fame began as a singer-songwriter who produced five albums of her own music, as well as numerous EP albums and singles. During the 1990s, Ai Jing’s unique style was popular throughout Asia. Known as China’s most talented folk singer, her Mandarin songs broke records for overseas sales and she has staged several successful concerts in Japan and other countries.
Ai Jing Ai Pray (2015). Image courtesy of Ai Jing Studio.