Professor Xu Jianming, born in August, 1964 in Anyang, Henan Province, China. After he graduated from the Central Academy of Arts and Crafts in July 1989, he studied Chinese painting at the graduate school of Fujian Normal University in 2000. Professor Xu now teaches at the Xiamen Arts and Crafts Academy of Fuzhou University as an associate professor, master tutor. Meanwhile, he is also a senior craft artist and an expert judge of Chinese ceramic art masters competition.
Professor Xu has given great contribution to the ceramic art in China, which made him an expert judge of China Collector Association, a board member of China Ceramic Industry Association and Fujian Artists Association. Moreover, he is also the Deputy Secretary-General of Sculpture Arts division of Fujian Provincial Arts and Crafts Commission, one of the standing committee member of Fujian Province Arts and Crafts Ceramics Arts Commission, and the Secretary-General of Ceramic Committee of Xiamen Artists Association.
Major works and exhibition:
Ceramic and porcelain work “Reedbloom in Autumn”, Gold prize of ICIF
Ceramic work “Banana leaf in rain”, Silver prize of ICIF
Mural painting “The coastal City with prosperous culture”, Excellent work prize of the 10th National Art Exhibition and the 1st mural painting exhibition
Ceramic work “Cozy harbor”, Xi'an International Ceramic Convention
Sculpture “Yearn for green”, China-South Korea Art exchange exhibition
Sculpture “Green dreamland”, “Communication---Beijing and the world” International Invitational Sculpture Exhibition
Ceramic work “Rhythm”, International Ceramic art exhibition in Tsinghua University, 2000
Ceramic work “Outstanding in mountains”, International Ceramic art exhibition in Shandong Province, China
Ceramic work “For night”, International Ceramic art exhibition in Guangdong Province, China
厝边 Neighborhood 52x21x12 cm 永恒的守护 Eternal guardian 73x35x36 cm