Chinese artists

Chinese artists

A furniture heiress is becoming a champion of the Chinese art scene
Che Xuanqiao isn’t like other multi-millionaire heiresses. At least that’s what she’d have you believe. Sitting in a coffee shop sporting a simple t-shirt, her clothes and make-up free appearance belie her position as one of China’s rich millennials. And one who is shaking up the Chinese art market. China now boasts as many young collectors as it does young artists. With money to burn, these wealthy second-generation young adults like Che are turning their purchases into exhibitions, joining a proliferation of private museums and exhibition spaces springing up in Hong Kong. Che’s love of art has led to an exhibition-sized art collection, which will soon be showcased in a new art space she h