The purpose of Liu Dahong's Textbook is to move beyond the limits imposed by the traditional book, and, in so doing, enable people from different backgraounds to understand an original text in terms of their own experience, introduce people of diverse educational levels to art; enable them to acquire basic study methods and techniques on their own with a goal to understanding this textbook; and instill in the reader a proper and worthy appreciation of art (and pictorial knowledge).

Liu Dahong's Textbook is chronicled in accordance with the "Red Calendar", a calendrical system dating from the year 1949. All paintings were completed betwen the 36th and 56th years of the Red Calendar. One painting, or a group of paintings, constitutes one lesson. All poems accompanying the paintings are by Mao Zedong. The commentaries have been supplied by a cultural and academic critic, and art historian, and an independent curator for international exhibitions.
Access level

Onsite

Location code MON.LDH
Language

Chinese - Traditional, 

English

Keywords

paintingartist book

Publication/Creation date

2008

No of pages

110

No of copies

1

Content type

artist monograph

Liu Dahong's Textbook: Advance Level (Lessons 52 to 62)
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Liu Dahong's Textbook: Advance Level (Lessons 52 to 62), 劉大鴻課本: 高級課程 (第五十二至六十二課)