Wuhan, China, 1949
Lives and works in Wuhan, China
Su Xiaobai is one of the foremost contemporary artists in China. Renowned for his sensual yet rigorous painting, His work is inspired by both Chinese artistic heritage and Western developments in modern abstraction.
Throughout his early years as an artist, Su Xiaobai tended towards social realism, but throughout the 1990s he became less and less figurative. Later, he began to focus on the essential characteristics of colour, form, and surface.