Project 798 - New Art In New China: A Documentary by Lucius C. Kuert
Zhang Xiaogang is considered a symbolist-surrealist painter, best known for
his 'Big Family' and 'Bloodline' series which have been inspired by family
portraits from the 1950s. He is interested in the complexity of life and the
emotions behind the portrayed scenes.
His paintings have fetched record prices at auctions, earning him a spot
among the world's most sought-after living artists.