Artist Xu Hong Fei
A few weeks ago China exhibited Xu Hongfei’s amazing sculptures.  While you may not recognize his name, you probably recall his gorgeous sculptures of what he calls “chubby women.”  His sculptures depict curvy women in action to demonstrate, as the exhibition catalogue states, “an ingenious union of clumsiness in wisdom and dexterity in heaviness.” In the end, he wants to say “fat women can be very happy and very beautiful and very confident,” according to the artist’s translator.
Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/beauty-and-joy-in-curvy-art-20130620-2olvp.html#ixzz2YOSdZ9ju
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