Xu likes to show his inner feelings about the phenomenon of contemporary society. He is not good at explaining himself verbally, but good at expressing himself through his paintings. Contradiction is the subject of Xu’s works and he chooses to explain with metaphors. His works are combinations of the past and the present, and intersections of reality and the ideal. Xu’s works reflect the relationship of forgetfulness and remembrance, supplementing one another as well as contradicting
Born in 1979, Chinese painter Xu Haidong Graduated from Central Academy of Drama, Beijing, China in 2006. Since then he has exhibited in major galleries in Hong Kong and Beijing.