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C.N. LIEW has been described as the "CHANG JIE" of contemporary art world, he has created the "Surrealligraphy" and "Pop Calligraphy" based on the distinctive aesthetic concept. C.N. LIEW's works attracted attention of the art world. He received Cover-feature in leading art magazine in Asia. C.N was the youngest artist ever to have his works featured on the cover of ASIAN ART NEWS in its 20 years of establishment, C.N. LIEW was also named the Rising Artist of 2010 by "Contemporary Art News", a Chinese Contemporary Art Publication.

- Asia Newsweekly
13rd May 2012

Art's no-man's land is littered with the shattered reputations of artist whom success was ultimately impossible. For the young Malaysian painter, C.N. LIEW, however, the tougher the test of his talent and intellect, the greater his resolveto succeed to make "art that will be alive for generations: timeless." Given that LIEW makes art that is profoundly rooted within Chinese calligraphy and painting traditions, as well as philosophy and poetry, his success is all the more remarkable.

-Asia Art News
July/August 2011

C.N. LIEW is the first Malaysian contemporary artist ever to be invited for the 2011 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR,the biggest art show event in Asia, where his latest art movement known as "CALLIGRAPHY EVOLUTION" was showcase among the big wigs such as Picasso, Andy Warhol and Zao Wuki. C.N's works truly embodies the "Three Perfection" of Chinese Art: Poetry, Calligraphy and Painting. He melds traditions with contemporary of East and West to reveal new traces in ink and brush. The National Visual Arts Gallery (NVAG) Malaysia wishes him all the best in his future undertakings. May he find greater success and continue to make Malaysia proud.

- Senikini, National Visual Arts Gallery
2011 

CN LIEW was the only and first Malaysian contemporary artist ever to be invited for the 2011 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR (also known as ART BASEL HONG KONG), the biggest art show event in Asia, where his latest art movement known as "CALLIGRAPHIC EVOLUTION".

CN LIEW also known for his creation of "SURREALLIGRAPHY", a fusion of Western surrealist art and calligraphy, garnered a special award at the 2005 1st Seoul Calligraphy Biennale by Korean President, Mr. Lee Myun Buck, the first ever such honor by a Malaysian.

CN works were entered into WORLD CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY and PAINTING RECORDS in 2000, endorsed by the Ministry of Culture of The People's Republic of China which organized by The Institute of Fine Arts of China, The Artists Association of China and The Calligrapher Association of China. In the year 2010, CN has been selected as '2010 THE FIRST NEXT SUPER STAR' of Contemporary Chinese Art by THE CONTEMPORARY ART NEWS MAGAZINE which published in Beijing, Shang-Hai, Taipei and HongKong.

As a representative artist of our Nation, CN LIEW was appointed by The Ministry of Information Communications and Culture Malaysia (MICCM) and the leaders of Chinese social to present his artwork which written as "ONE MALAYSIA" in Chinese characters to Malaysia Prime Minister, Dato' Sri Haji Mohd Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak during an International Conference in Genting Highlands, 9th September 2009.

CN works truly embody the "Three Perfection" of Chinese Art: Poetry, Calligraphy, and Painting. He melds traditions with contemporary to the East and West to reveal new traces of the ink and brush. He has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions as well as the Artist-in-Residence Programmes. He was also collaborating with contemporary dancers and orchestra to present performance art.
As an accomplished artist and scholar, CN also was selected by NOBEL LAUREATE Gao Xing Jian (1st Chinese ever yet to be honored for literary and cultural achievements category in Nobel), and yet appointed by ASIAWEEK ,NTV7and SAM(Singapore Art Museum) to interview Gao Xing Jian about his artistic journey.

CN has became the first and the only one artist to be given media coverage at the same time artistic achievement as well as 7 full pages full-coverage in the 2011 July/August issue which is the expert and pioneer media in Contemporary Art and Culture after CN's maiden exhibition in Hong Kong where he is regarded as one of the most talented artist ever in recent times. Since ASIAN ART NEWS established for last 20 years, CN is the youngest artist ever to grace cover page. He was also given extensive coverage by Malaysia local media ranging from THE STAR,SinChew Daily,NanYang Siang Pau Daily,China Press, ASTRO Awani, NTV7, and MALAYSIA TATLER, ICON,......

 

 

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劉慶倫被喻為當代藝術的倉頡,曾在中國傳統的書畫基礎上獨創‘超現實書法’和‘波普書法’等美學概念鮮明的作品,引起中外藝術界矚目,一零年先後獲得兩岸三地版《當代藝術新聞》選為‘二零一零第一屆未來藝術大明星’,以及《Asian Art News》選為二十年來最年輕的封面人物。

- Asia Newsweekly 亞洲週刊 -
13rd May 2012

藝術的無主地上,遍野是無法修成正果而最終名望幻滅的藝術家,但對年輕的馬來西亞畫家劉慶倫來說,對於他的才華及智見的艱鉅測試,更能激發他創造‘世代稱頌永恆藝術的決心’。由於劉慶倫的創作深深根植於中國的書法、繪畫乃至哲學及詩詞傳統之中,故此他的成功更加令人覺得難能可貴。

- Asia Art News 亞洲藝術新聞 - 
July/August 2011

 

劉慶倫是大馬第一位受邀參加亞洲最具規模的藝博會”2011年香港國際藝術博覽會“的當代藝術家。他的近作“筆勢春秋系列”于該博覽會與大師級藝術家如畢卡索、安迪沃荷和趙無極同場展出。劉慶倫的作品真正體現了東方藝境中的“三絕”,即詩歌、書法和0繪畫。他的作品融匯了東西方的傳統與當代創作手法,體現出嶄新的筆墨風格。馬來西亞國家畫廊(NVAG)在此預祝他的藝途前程似錦,繼續為我國爭光。

- Senikini, National Visual Arts Gallery 當代藝術 馬來西亞國家畫廊 -
2011 

 
劉慶倫生於吉隆坡,為當代華人藝術家。他先後獲邀在國際權威與著名的藝街博覽會上登場,包括香港巴塞爾藝術博覽會(ART BASEL HONG KONG),典亞藝博(FINE ART ASIA),邁亞密藝術博覽會(ART MIAMI)。
 
他以創作”超現實書法” 和“筆勢的墨象” 而著稱。 “超現實書法” 是西方超現實主義和中國書法的交融,而“筆勢” 則是抽象藝術和當代草書的共生。劉慶倫學養深厚,他師從當代詩書畫禪高僧伯圓長老(1914 - 2009);授業於法蘭西研究院藝術院院士陳瑞獻先生。 2009年,他閉關埋首將多年的筆墨心得梳理出獨創的“筆勢春秋” 狂草書體式抽象繪畫脈絡—— 即以當代草書創作與抽象繪畫表現的形式賦予筆墨回歸“書畫同源” 的共生理念,同時在創作中更引人了西方印象派的光學,以及三維立體的畫面效果。
 
劉慶倫的藝術作品屢獲榮譽,其中包括2005 年第一屆首爾書藝雙年展的大會持別獎。早在2000 年,他已入編《世界華人書畫作品精選》,同時獲中華人民共和國文化部藝術局、中國藝術研究院、中國美術家協會以及中國書法家協會聯合頒發入編證書。 2010 年,劉慶倫更被《當代藝術新聞》選為“第一屆未來藝術大明星” 。他同時也被選為全球版亞洲藝術新聞《ASIAN ART NEWS》創刊二十年以來最年輕的封面主角藝術家。
 
劉慶倫的作品包涵了中國傳統藝術的三絕一一詩、書、畫。作品中融匯傳統與當代,貫通東方和西方,啟發筆墨的新航程。除了舉辦個人和群體展覽外,他也參與了不少藝術家駐場計劃。跨越平面藝術的領域,他更與當代舞蹈家、管弦樂團聯手創作書畫表演藝術。
 
劉慶倫已經出版的著作包括《收藏家典藏:劉慶倫特展》、《劉慶倫--筆勢春秋》、《創字紀-- 劉慶倫個展集》、《意象萬千-- 劉慶倫書畫個展集》、《翰墨因緣-- 伯圓上人· 劉慶倫師徒作品合集》及《無意生象-- 劉慶倫意象書畫集》。另外,他擔任了《歲寒三友(拿督任雨農教授、拿督沈慕羽局紳、伯圓長老)世紀聯展作品集》與《心清安祥-- 伯圓上人的禪藝世界》這兩部書畫集的主編,以及《任雨農教授全集》的主編。
 
劉慶倫的作品被眾多公共機構及私人收藏,包括美術館、政府部門、企業、酒店等等,包括馬來西亞首相署、馬來西亞國家美術館、韓國首爾國際書藝雙年展,新加坡內學堂文物館,馬來西亞首要媒體集團,寰宇電視台,以及聯合國和平獎得主池田大作博士、美國、歐洲、中國、香港、臺灣、韓國、日本、新加玻、馬來西亞等區域均有劉慶倫作品的知名收藏家。