- Forbes 30 Under 30 of China
- “25 Contemporary Chinese Artists You Need to Know” by Complex Magazine
Chen Yingjie (a.k.a. Huatunan) is an artist who works with various mediums, including easel painting, large-scale murals, live performances, and space installations. He aims to merge traditional Chinese ink painting with Western street graffiti art, creating a new and distinctive artistic language. By breaking free from cultural constraints, he seeks to delve into the transcendent space between tradition and street spirit, conveying the evolving nature of traditional Chinese culture in the contemporary era. Chen's artistic conception of the Chinese landscape transcends time and space, forming a symbiotic relationship with the urban environment, media, and discourse.