Reflections - Plaza de Espana, 2017, Acrylic on canvas, 140 x 200 cm
Lu Xinjian is the first artist to take up residency at The Chapel @ Fabien Fryns located at Alcuzcuz in Southern Spain. Organised and curated by Fabien Fryns, with whom Lu Xinjian has been working since 2010, the artist first researched Andalucia on the internet from his home in Shanghai and made a selection of the most well-known and beautiful areas, including Marbella, Malaga, Sevilla, Cordoba and Granada.
For his first solo exhibition in Spain, Lu Xinjian (China, born 1977) was inspired to create works from his latests Reflections series as well as his original City DNA series, which shows a bird’s eye view capturing the city's DNA with his language of line, form and colour drawn from his personal experience.
About The Chapel @ Fabien Fryns - Artist Residency
The Chapel is a private artist residency in Southern Spain comprising of a working studio located in a former chapel and a separate one bedroom house located at on the grounds of the Alcuzcuz property which was the private home of the legendary interior designer Jaime Parladé. It is located on the Ronda road in the hills above Marbella, and just below the exclusive La Zagaleta residential compound.
The Chapel @ Fabien Fryns - Artist Residency
Dehesa de Alcuzcuz
Ctra de Ronda, km. 42
29679 Benahavis, Spain
Exhibition from July 13 to 23rd
Openig hours: 7-10 pm
By appointment contact Paula +34 607959222
Please note that there is no VIP pre-opening cocktail party.
Visitors will be welcomed with refreshments.