Liu Xiyong (1914.7, 1973.7) word Zun offsprings, ancestral home Shanxi, the world resides Beijing, be good at comic of traditional Chinese painting, ancient costume. Cong Xuyan of division of one's early years grandson, was graduated from Beijing capital academy of fine arts 1935. Came to held the post of a teacher 1942 1935, open individual art exhibition in and other places of Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai later, job of article press, new art publishing house was built in Shanghai 1951, institute of tone Guangxi art held the post of instructor 1959. After liberating, be engaged in comic creation technically. What make beautiful of landscape character all, masterpiece has " stockaded village of made of baked clay hillock " , " grave of an affectionate couple " , " aid is official fight cricket " , " an affectionate couple is fought marriage " , " tiger prison closes " , " long slope slope " , " Chibi big fight " and " 2 person contend for result " .
Liu Xiyong, was born in Shanxi Taiyuan on July 5, 1914. Removed along with the family 1917 come to Beijing, 1921, liu Xiyong enters Beijing division old accessary elementary school reads, the Liu Xiyong of childhood is right painterly very be interested, after school time often undertakes drawing practicing. After elementary school graduated in August 1927, he entered Beijing in September at of the same age Lisizhong reads a middle school. September 1931, liu Xi Yongkao enters the traditional Chinese painting in Beijing capital academy of fine arts to fasten, master from Xu the painterly Great Master such as Shi Ming of Yan Sun, Qi Baishi, Qiu, Wu Jingting learns traditional Chinese painting painterly art, the Liu Xiyong study of student times is assiduous, via and other places of haunt Beijing the Imperial Palace copy the Tang Dynasty, the Song Dynasty, yuan, bright, the work of all a person of academic or artistic distinction such as clear generation, reach the level that forget food and sleep, accordingly, called solid traditional and painterly skill. What make landscape and character all beautiful, during school study achievement is outstanding. After graduating 1938, by school just persuade to stay leave school teach school, successor assistant. Came in Feburary 1937 in December 1942, suffer hire hold the position of Beijing opera " 4 names dawn " teachers of one of Xun Hui's unripe traditional Chinese painting, suffer Xun Hui to give birth to an influence, liu Xi Yongye likes to go up gradually Beijing opera, become Xun Hui's unripe act friend and ticket friend, often ghostwrite for him dinner party.
1938, liu Xiyong holds individual art art exhibition in Beijing first, the accord that acquires picture group reputably. Establish its to be in gradually the position of painterly domain and influence.
Came 1943 between 1948, liu Xi Yongyou has held individual art exhibition 7 times in and other places of Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai early or late, exceptionally grand occasion, if the person that watch is wet, consequence grows day and day. By 1948, liu Xiyong holds art exhibition of art of the last individual in Tianjin hind, along with cite the change austral the home, upgrade sea life settles before. Many traditional Chinese painting were created during. Arrived 1948 at the beginning of 1949, liu Xiyong is mixed in Shanghai again early or late Hangzhou open crosses individual art art exhibition twice. The painterly craft of Xi Yong of Liu of this one period and ability law are mature with each passing day, form oneself painterly style gradually.
New China period
After Shanghai was liberated 1949, liu Xiyong also greeted his artistic spring in Shanghai. Liu Xiyong was entered 1951 build article press to work, hold the position of the member that comic is created. The privately owned that begins formally to be Shanghai beach publishs orgnaization brushwork illustration and comic. This also is Liu Xiyong begins formally to undertake comic is created. Was press of He Jianwen of press of education with electrical audiovisual aids to draw early or late " people's navy " , " Mateluosuofu the hero of type - Huang Jiguang " , " in government people solidarity is tightened " . Publication orgnaization of battalion of much family property of the beach on 1952 is amalgamative establish new art publishing house, liu Xiyong works at entering new art publishing house in August 1952, hold the position of the member that comic is created. Because he is good at the brushwork that ancient costume character draws, if amiable moustache is Buddha, Wang Yushan, severe the painter such as slow-witted, Chen Guangyi is an every, Lin Xueyan, Qian Xiao one group, be engaged in the creation of comic of classic subject matter technically.
Work of a large number of comic of classic subject matter and work of traditional Chinese painting are created during, be like: " sweet collect belt " , " white snake is passed " , " grave of an affectionate couple " , " cross high and level tone secretly " , " aid is official fight cricket " wait for large quantities of one comic, the reader wins after publishing mix reputably love. Creating comic of classic subject matter while, liu Xi Yonghai undertook contemporary theme and foreign subject matter, little the creation of the comic of other subject matter such as subject matter. Create early or late have " the fiancee of soldier of a people who volunteer to fight in another country " , " female phone member " , " had jumped over earlier " , " tempest " , " 3000 lis of country " , " the morning already was here " , " Guo Quanhai " wait for comic, cause the reader's attention likewise. He merged into together along with new art publishing house in August 1954 publishing house of Shanghai people art, still hold the position of the member that comic is created. Continue to create comic.
Publishing house of Shanghai people art engineered large history comic 1957 " historical novel of the Three Kingdoms " , liu Xiyong is the member that modelling is comprised, it is " historical novel of the Three Kingdoms " comic covers book scale among them " tiger prison closes " , " long slope slope " , " Chibi big fight " , " 2 person contend for result " wait for 4 comic. Be " historical novel of the Three Kingdoms " comic covers the painter with the more brushwork in the book, liu Xiyong used the show with oneself adept painterly very good craft " historical novel of the Three Kingdoms " the content of these a few medium crucial stories, leave unforgettable impression to the reader up to now. Contemporaneous, liu Xi Yonghai attended early or late " red Lou Meng " , " on the west travel notes " , " say the Tang Dynasty story " , " story of the Eastern Zhou Dynasty " , " Yue Fei is passed " the painterly job that waits for a series of comic. Liu Xiyong was hall of Guangxi of people congress hall to draw 1958 " Liu San elder sister " , " Hei Qijun " wait for work of traditional Chinese painting, suspension is in Guangxi hall. Reached his painterly and artistic peak.
Supported development of career of the remote painting that visit town in answer to the country 1958, liu Xiyong lifts a change to come to Guangxi Nanning city, bureau of culture of preexistence Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region works. In June 1959, liu Xiyong transfers into Guangxi art institute teachs, holding the post of art is a teacher, enjoy associate professor treatment. During Guangxi art institute teachs he draws conventional strength and the education drive that are in charge of in all seriousness with solid painterly and artistic inside information, solid China, be fostered for Guangxi and brought up large quantities of one art talents, it may be said has pupils everywhere. The education in insecurity at the same time, he often still takes out time development strong countryside experiences the life, undertake artistic collect folk songs. Before Culture Revolution, liu Xiyong has held individual art exhibition twice in Beijing and Nanning. Culture Revolution motion erupted 1966, liu Xiyong suspends creative work for a time, a lot of art work are missing in Culture Revolution. Liu Xiyong died due to illness on July 18, 1973 Yu Naning city, die at the age of is 60 years old.
As the Liu Xiyong that has received normal art training for, profit from learns in the system of capital academy of fine arts, personally the instruction of Great Master of listen respectfully traditional Chinese painting, and he at ordinary times oneself practices assiduously drawing craft is to be not divided, these experience benefit a lot to his in the future brushwork, he is good at the brushwork of comic of traditional Chinese painting, ancient costume. Create comic work to make an appointment with more than 40 all one's life. Liu Xiyong painterly strength is solid, painterly skill is comprehensive. Be good at character depict not only, and what can develop oneself to draw the painterly skill of the respect in China is long. In long-term creation practice, liu Xiyong is good at moving his subjective activity adequately, in portray a character, picture composition of a picture and scenery behave a respect, mix of clever and organic ground is in the skill that is like craft of a lot of traditional Chinese painting labour strokes and water ink freehand brushwork in traditional Chinese painting to draw in work. Make work does not fall in formally convention, in content expressional formally does not have interest, make reader one but make out his distinctive and painterly style. All sorts of his comic work modelling are accurate, style is pure and fresh quietly elegant. The character handles tradition of most take as one's model picture art, line drawing is strong be good at, composition of a picture is precise. To ancient costume character, it is imperial general photograph no matter, still be talent beautiful woman, liu Xi Yonghua comes is handy. Besides, the comic work of his painterly contemporary theme and foreign subject matter also is to have subtly add, the style meaningfuls, be drawn lover likewise by wide Dalian annulus love. This and he is having strength of deep traditional traditional Chinese painting is not divided. Its masterly painterly craft, at this late hour still makes comic lover praises greatly. His painterly comic work already became current comic to collect the beautiful of the bound to taste. His comic work is the high-quality goods in numerous comic work. ?