Chinese Sculptor / Sculpture Academic
before leaving Tank Loft Contemporary Arts Center in Chongqing
Xiaonan along with fellow Chinese sculptor Zhang Yaxi and
sculptor Laury Dizengremel created the Tennis Terracotta Warriors
(Wanqiu Bingmayong) series of sculptures - sculpture commission by the
ATP / Tennis Master Cup Shanghai 2007.
These statues are monumental, standing at an average of 2m20 in height.
The 8 completed Tennis Terracotta Warrior statues before leaving the
Tank Loft Contemporary Arts Center where we created them in
studio, adjacent to the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute in
here in no particular order, the 8 top tennis players in the world who
qualified for the Tennis
Masters Cup Shanghai 2007, here all portrayed as Tennis Terracotta
(from left to right) Fernando Gonzalez, Richard Gasquet, Novak
Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Andy Roddick, Nikolay Davydenko,
and David Ferrer.
credit: David McBride
For more information, please see the TMC's website at http://www.masters-cup.com/1/home/
And to contact Shen Xiaonan please send E-Mail.
See also http://www.laurydizengremel.com
Copyright all images for this series: ATP
since all visual records for this project officially
belong to the ATP, Shen Xioanan is grateful to be able to use them here
requests they not be downloaded or used without the express permission
of the ATP.
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