Veteran artist shows six decades of work

Wang Jie
Wan Futang's portraits, landscape and still-lifes created over the past 60 years are on display as part of the "Passing Down to the New Generation" project.
Wang Jie

An exhibition of the works by veteran artist Wan Futang is ongoing at the art museum of the Shanghai Oil Painting & Sculpture Institute through October 18.

It is one of a series in a project called “Passing Down to the New Generation.”

Born in 1942 in Shanghai, Wan was admitted to the oil painting department of Shanghai Art College and tutored under big names such as Wu Dayu, Zhou Bichu and Yu Yunjie.

The exhibition features nearly 80 of Wan’s canvases, pastels and sketches created in the past six decades.

Veteran artist shows six decades of work

"First Snow" by Wan Futang in 2016

Exhibition info

Date: Through October 18 (closed on Mondays), 10am-4pm
Address: 111 Jinzhu Rd

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