Born in 1978 in the Northeast region of China, he graduated in 2009 from the Sculpture Department of Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts.

Xia Hang’s work “To Poseidon” releases an aura of strength. The shark, made of various stainless steel pieces, appears to arise from the depths of the seas, like a war ship: indomitable and invincible, grasping the viewer’s attention. “I am a soldier” says the poem appended to the sculpture. “To live is my courage”.

These pictures show the artist’s studio.