Hu Ming is the female Chinese Artist behind the controversal Oil Painting Art works involving mostly of sexy and powerful images of Chinese women in military theme. Find out about the background and history of this Chinese artist and how her military experience during the Cultural Revolution contributed to her style and choice of subject in her art works.
The People's Republic of China was established on October 1, 1949. The then new government set about creating a new art for the new nation. Art was only in service to nation building. From roughly the 1950's to the1970's, artists were told what they could and could not paint.