Private collection the Netherlands
Chinese artist Mao Yan was born in 1968 and was trained by his father, who was an artist, already at a young age. He graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in China's central province Hunan in 1991. Currently, Mao Yan is an established contemporary portraitist, whose work is referred to as being neo-realist. His portraits, in which schoolmates, relatives and friends of the arti . . .