Hua is a digital platform and art advisory championing the best in Contemporary Chinese Art.

We aim to help people discover and explore the magic of Contemporary Chinese Art.

As Contemporary Chinese Art continues to fascinate and intrigue collectors around the world, demand and appetite for fresh and innovative art from this fast-changing region continues to escalate.

Hua represents and sources cutting edge, stimulating works by established contemporary Chinese artists, as well as emerging contemporary Chinese artists who are not as yet discovered internationally.

We serve:

  • Established and new collectors
  • Trade (interior designers, art advisories, hoteliers, real estate developers etc)

We have been featured in The Independent and the Wall Street International amongst others.

Hua Team
Founder, Co-Owner and Director

Shanyan Koder

Hua was originally founded by Hong Kong-born Shanyan Koder.

Shanyan developed a passion for fine art from a young age. Coming from a family of collectors, Shanyan has collected with her family as well as built her own private collection over the last two decades.

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Co-Owner and Director

Dagmar Carnevale Lavezzoli

Respected contemporary Chinese art specialist with over a decade of experience in the field.

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Dagmar lived in China for several years where she connected with artists of international reputation. Dagmar is founder of Crysalis, a bespoke art consultancy curating exhibitions for galleries and museums and building private collections.

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“In working with the Hua team for our project we have been able to achieve an impressive art collection. Hua was able to direct us to artists that not only met the desired aesthetics but also elevated our overarching narrative for the collection. We would be delighted to work with Hua on future collaborations.“
— Michelle Cook, Project Lead at Art Advisory Service
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