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LIU KANG (1911 - 2004), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LIU KANG (1911 - 2004), Painter

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Chinese, 20th century, male.

Active in Singapore.

Born 1911, in Fujian; died 1 June 2004, in Singapore.


After growing up in Malaya, Liu Kang received his artistic education at the Shanghai academy from 1926 to 1929. He studied in Paris from 1929 to 1934 and then taught at the Shanghai academy until 1937. He then returned to Malaya and settled in Singapore. He was influenced by

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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