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The art of Chinese calligraphy(1)

 The chinese calligraphy art is based on Chinese characters and their culture. As a precious national cultural heritage and excellent art treasures, there are long history and rich cultural connotations with her. Since she was born in the Shang Dynasty,She has experienced many dynasties include the Qin Han, the Wei Jin, the Sui Tang, the Song ,the Yuan,the Ming and the Qing Dynasty ,but she always reflects the spirit of her time by some different outlook,and also shows her strong vitality until today.and now ,she has been up from the land of China to the world, throughout Japan, Korea, Singapore, Thailand and other countries. Many Western countries have more and more emphasis on Chinese art of calligraphy study too.The contemporary calligrapher Mr. Shen Yinmo had said: the whole people in the world recognized that Chinese calligraphy is the most advanced art , because She can show astonishing miracle by no color but appears very gorgeous as a picture,no sound but enchanting as the music, She make the people refreshing when they are appreciating .

At the beginning of the creation of chinese characters ,the humanity had imitated all kinds of good image in the natural world as the basic shape of Chinese characters ,so the characters looked pretty and Beauty  as soon as they had been made. Even though the significance of the shape of characters had gradually weakened and the Symbolic significance had been growing. but no matter how they had evolved , the basic way that the chinese Characters arranged in lines has not beed changed . This evolution did not weaken the pretty of the shape of Characters, but for calligraphy provides a richer modeling and basic vision of beauty , and had maken the art of calligraphy to enrich the image of their own appeal and expression.

The first, about the text on the type of Chinese calligraphy.

With the development of chinese characters, the chinese calligraphy had been formed the fonts of the Oracle, the Clementi,the Zhuanshu, the Lishu, the Regular script, the Running hand, the Cursive , and each  of those fonts also has obvious writing features.

The Second, about the Growth of the cradle of Chinese calligraphy

As the other kind of the arts, the art of calligraphy in general have common features as well as its own unique aesthetic characteristics. For examples , they have the lively tempo and rhythm as the music, they have the varied and impressive flying jump as the dance , they have a wealth of forms and shapes as the art of architecture ,and they appear on the pursuit of the form and the spirit of unity as the painting, too.

But as a special form of the art , the music image is based on the time of the hearing on the form, and Calligraphy images are based on the vision of space forms; the dance is based on the stage image of "Dynamic" form, and the calligraphy image is "static" form; the Architecture image is based on three-dimensional , and the calligraphy image is based on two-dimensional; the Painting image appear the form with an image and some color, and the Comparison of the image of calligraphy appear as an abstract line and shape .

The Artistic beauty of Chinese calligraphy formed by two elements from the forms and artistic conception , the one element is the Beauty of the forms, they includes the following parts:

1. the Lines, that is stroke of a Chinese character ,and also the basic foundation of calligraphy. The different forms of lines will constitute the characteristics of different shape.

2. The structure of chinese characters. She makes that the Chinese characters were written in the form of colorful, dynamic harmony and unity again.

3. The composition of  the art work. She will embodies the focus on the artist's creative ability。

4.With the ink. She requirements of  the degree of appropriate color.

5.Using the writing brush . She will request to be able to creative the works by flexibility and the skilled .

6.The Materials . the materials of varying quality will be able to produce different artistic effect .

7. The written language in the work . She will directly embodies the tastes of  the work and the self-cultivation of the artist .

The other element is about the artistic conception of the work, they includes the following parts:

1. The Expression and Rhythm . It includes the diversification beteen the lines,the color ,etc.

2. The style was formed by the the Lines, the structure of chinese characters,  and the composition of the art work , She will show  the artist at the art of creation and creative personality characteristics.

3.The imposing manner , She is reflected through the works about the artist's personal temperament and spirit.

4. About the personality charm. they appear the The artist's mind, quality and level.

5.The General cultivation.

Posted by Lu Sen on 4/1/09 | tags: intuitive calligraphy traditional abstract




An invitation to the artists that like the art of Chinese Calligraphy

 My dear friend:

There are no borders among the art , and the language of arts are connected,we can communicate easily with each other by the same expression and the creative purpose.

I like the art of calligraphy.  and I think that the calligraphy is an art about the lines,they get help from The artist's knowledge, accomplishment and creative ability under the certain cultural thought and the social context, and  show  their charm and delight rely on the form of the simple lines on the basis of the rules and requirements about writing characters .

However, along the communicate and exchange of the culture and the arts between the Eastern and Western day-by-day, as well as the esthetic thought and the artistic element achieves mastery through a comprehensive study mutually, but how to know 、how to understand or accepts the calligraphy art work which creates by this condition, it manifested the calligraphy to be possible to meet the need of the esthetic about the art.and also the difficulty that must be encountered in the developing about inheriting and carry forward the spirit of the tradition.

As a calligraphy lover or the calligrapher, I had studied and explored  them more than 20 years, but how about the result that I haved achieved, it must be proved by you , the academe, the art market and the other related various aspects.

Of course, if you'd like, we can always communicate , share our harvest of artistic creation and even exchange our art work each other in the future,will you? You can make your request and ideas in order to facilitate consultation and exchange of our common when you agree.

If this letter has disturbed you, I will take the liberty and the  reckless and apologize to you.Sorry!

There are some picture of my art works and some information of mine in this letter. You can also enter a keywords as "the Calligraphier lusen"at Baidu, or  read the following blog:http://samluxem.blog.artron.net  to find out more information about me.and I want to be able to get your advice very much. thank you!!

Best wishes

LuSen

Address:B10-702,No.53, BinHu Roard ,NanNing ,P.R. of China

email: samluxem@163.com  samluxem@126.com

Posted by Lu Sen on 4/1/09 | tags: modern abstract traditional calligraphy intuitive




An invitation to the galleries that like the art of Chinese Calligraphy

 Hello! how do you do!!I am glad to have a connection with you.

Calligraphy is an art about the lines,they get help from The artist's knowledge, accomplishment and creative ability under the certain cultural thought and the social context, and  show  their charm and delight rely on the form of the simple lines on the basis of the rules and requirements about writing characters .

However, along the communicate and exchange of the culture and the arts between the Eastern and Western day-by-day, as well as the esthetic thought and the artistic element achieves mastery through a comprehensive study mutually, but how to know 、how to understand or accepts the calligraphy art work which creates by this condition, it manifested the calligraphy to be possible to meet the need of the esthetic about the art.and also the difficulty that must be encountered in the developing about inheriting and carry forward the spirit of the tradition.

As a calligraphy lover or the calligrapher, I had studied and explored  them more than 20 years, but how about the result that I haved achieved, it must be proved by you , the academe, the art market and the other related various aspects.

Of course, if you are willing to reach a intention of cooperation about the management, promotion, and the publicity of my art works, it must be good and lucky for us ! You can practice in accordance with your requirements and put forward your ideas, so that we can consult about them each other.

If this letter has disturbed you, I will take the liberty and the  reckless and apologize to you.Sorry!

There are some picture of my art works and some information of mine in this letter. You can also enter a keywords as "the Calligraphier lusen"at Baidu, or  read the following blog:http://samluxem.blog.artron.net  to find out more information about me.and I want to be able to get your advice very much. thank you!!

Best wishes

LuSen

Address:B10-702,No.53, BinHu Roard ,NanNing ,P.R. of China

email: samluxem@163.com  samluxem@126.com

Posted by Lu Sen on 4/1/09 | tags: intuitive calligraphy traditional conceptual abstract modern




There are some informations about the artist

 The famous artist Lu Sen was born in the city of Nanning, Guangxi province in 1967.his pseudonym is Sam ang MengChen. Sometime, he calls himself as the master of "XingLu" and "Rangers",too.

Mr. Lu love the art of calligraphy very much. Without the good home environment and the master's teaching which both can help to shape his talent, but, with the understanding and the devotion to the calligraphy art.  He insisted, "First specifically to study, than widely, last proficiently" and "open-ended art" academic thinking ,and learn to work hard to explore some way or methods with communication amang the Traditional and Modern, East and West between the Arts, Philosophy, Aesthetics. since 1985 he has concentrated on the self-study of the calligraphy art, began to touch the seal scripts, official ,regular, cursive and xing calligraphy styles and learned much from them. He attached great importance to the researching and innovating of the Chinese traditional calligraphy, studied the calligraphic theories (include the Classical Literature, Literature, Philosophy, Aesthetics and Historical Semantics) , he has absorbed the artistic essence of the hieroglyphic which formed 3,000 years ago in China and transplanted it into the modern artistic skill of Chinese calligraphy, his link-up between the art of the hieroglyphic and the skill of traditional Chinese calligraphy is praised by many masters in the circle of the Chinese fine arts. His works, the cursive and xing calligraphy are natural and smooth, oracle bone script are unsophisticated and powerful, bronze script are elegant and heavy, mini-seal script are fluent and impressive, all of which show his original view and the talent to the Chinese  calligraphy.

In March 2008, the Chinese newspapers in Boston, USA carryed out a detailed report and presentation  about  Mr. LuSen with the  subject "The art across time and space of calligraphy - The Chinese artists Lusen and his hieroglyphs art" .In July 2008. As the first  international exchange exhibition ,his art work has been exhibit successfully at the well-known Thomas Crane Public Library in the United States.

As a curator, in addition to devote themselves to learning and creativeness, Mr. Lu Sen called on the artists should  take up a responsibility for developing of  the arts, culture, and the society actively, and strictly demands on himself, unknown to carrying  out something he can do as far as possible.  For example ,Mr. Lu was hot on the exchange and spread painting and calligraphy art; keeped up spreading, educating and training the knowledge about  for  the college fans;on the other hand, he has  planned ,organized and participated  in "the creativeness with  the Charm  of the aest" by national outstanding young and middle-aged painter (Guangxi), "The pratice by  The Red Cross for  saving the children with congenital heart  disease", "The  Saling for the student by The Office Project Hope of GuangXi", "A Saling About Donation For WenChuan", such as the art practice,  These action  has made his own modest contribution to the society. So far, he has donated his fine work to The Foundation For Children, The Red Cross Of Guangxi, Guangxi, The Office of Project Hope In GuangXi, and other organizations and institutions separately.

At present, his works has been seleted in "TheChina - ASEAN youth art competition","The Eighth National calligraphy and seal carving contest between The young and middle-aged" and other large match frequently; a lot of painting and calligraphy lovers and collectors sent a letter or elephone to  request exchanging his Work with each other; In addition, his works have also been exchanged at The United States, Britain, South Korea, Gabon, Myanmar and other countries.

And now ,Mr. LuSen has been invited to be the executive vice of  Chinese International Painting and Calligraphy Institute,the exchang of liaison committee members of The China Paiting And Callygraphy Association Of Operation,Chinese Academy of Calligraphy Arts Council members, the member of The China International Public Relations Association, the director of Guangxi Council for the Promotion of Painting and Calligraphy Art. and so on.

Posted by Lu Sen on 3/26/09





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