Nude model appears in oil painting exhibition held in Dongguan
During an oil painting exhibition held in Dongguan, Chinese artist Yang Linchuan asked the model to appear nude in front of the oil painting Green Apple. The oil painting and nude model drew a large crowd of onlookers.
On June 14, Chinese artist Yang Linchuan displayed his oil paintings in Ronghua Art Gallery of Zhangmutou in Dongguan. Yang's art featuring deep implied meaning and avant-guard style. Yang Linchuan is regarded as one of the most daring artists in China. During the oil painting exhibition, Yang Linchuan asked the model to appear nude in front of the oil painting Green Apple. The oil painting and nude model drew a large crowd of onlookers. Chinese artist and principal of Nanjing Zhongshan Arts and Sciences College, Yang Linchuan (杨林川) was dubbed as "Principal / Headmaster of Nude Models" by netizens for him volunteering to posed nude for his students in class when the male nude model failed to turn up in July 2010. In December 2011, Yang Linchuan triggered much more controversy among the public for a nude painting exhibition held by him at Nanjing International Artist Village. Nude portraits in Yang Linchuan's exhibition appeared to be of actresses Cecilia Cheung (张柏芝) in Edison Chen's sex scandal,, Liu Xiaoqing (刘晓庆), and Sun Feifei (孙菲菲).