Recent Works by Yuan Yuan at Chambers Fine Art


NEW YORK, NY.- Immediately following Ye Nan’s Phosphorous Red, Chambers Fine Art presents Yuan Yuan’s A World of Yesterday and Tomorrow – the second of two very different solo shows to be shown consecutively that demonstrate the range and promise of new work being produced by younger artists in China today. In complete contrast to the work of Ye Nan with its use of unconventional materials such as phosphorous and references that range from space travel and colonization to the principles of chemistry and physics are the oil paintings in the second installment of this two-person exhibition. Yuan Yuan (born 1984 in Beijing) is a painter who works with the very personal themes of friendship, nostalgia and fantasy. In 2008-2009, Chambers Fine Art New York showed a series of her diminutive oil paintings of friends that were notable for their spontaneity and charm. The new series for the current show also draws i