< >

SHAN KUN WU

Night with Bird

  • 1. Format
  • 2. Finish
  • 3. Frame

Choice of format

Choice of finish

Total amount : Frameless

Previous step

Choice of frame

Total amount :

Previous step
Limited edition from $145.00 to $4,550.00

Choose format, finishing and mounting

Artwork details

DELIVERY OPTIONS

Available in gallery
Pick up immediately in a gallery
Delivery in gallery
under 10 days, Free
Home delivery
under 10 days, Free
Home delivery, Collector, Giant, Exception
under 10 days, Free

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT DELIVERY

About the artwork

Sensitive to the environment that he grew up in, Shankun Wu remembers the Chinese paintings and traditional calendars full of images that his grandparents collected. Both decorative and symbolic, these objects made a strong impression on the visual imagination he now draws on ? not without a sense of nostalgia, one of his main wellsprings of inspiration. He considers photography to be a kind of mental journal enabling him to represent parts of his inner, abstract world and to cause certain concerns to resurface that were once buried within his subconscious: ?Since our memory is very fragile, no one can remember exactly what happened in the past. Bringing back memories is therefore more like re-imagining the past. Just as trees can link the past with the present, and represent life and eternity, I would like my photographs to be able to provide a sense of eternity.?

The artist

Born in 1989, Shankun Wu was born in Guangzhou, a megalopolis on the Pearl River located in southern China. After studying cinema at the Beijing Normal University from 2008 to 2012, he perfected his training by completing a masters in photography at the renowned London College of Communication. Immediately after graduation, he dedicated himself to this artistic practice as an independent photographer.  ... See more See less

All artworks

LIMITED EDITION ART PHOTOGRAPHY

 
Paris, New York, Tokyo...

Over 90 galleries worldwide in which to explore our collections and take advantage of expert advice from our gallerists.

Find a Gallery

 
Numbered Limited Editions

All of the photographs are provided with their certificate of authenticity in numbered limited editions.

Discover

 
 
Gallery quality prints

Gelatin silver prints created in our professional laboratory under the artists' supervision.

Our laboratory

FREE pick up from galleries

Secure packaging, free exchanges and returns.

Our guarantees

Our key artists

ALFREDO SANCHEZ

Alfredo Sanchez was not predestined for photography. Born in Mexico in 1954, he studied law and took up a career in the private sector. “My free time was spent playing tennis, horse riding, and let’s not forget my favourite pastime: photography,” he says. Much later, towards the ...

RUSLAN BOLGOV

Ruslan Bolgov was born in 1974 in Klaipeda, Lithuania, on the shores of the Baltic Sea. His earliest photographs were taken as a teenager, but he didn’t take the experience very far at the time. It wasn’t until the end of his studies in economics and finance that he seriously app...

CLAUDE DEGOUTTE

“The wall belongs to the ‘retards’, ‘inept’, ‘rebels’, ‘simpletons’, to all those with a big heart. It is the blackboard of the school of life,” says French-Hungarian artist Brassaï in his famous back Graffiti. A veritable ode to urban art, Brassaï’s reflection was to mark the a...