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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Professor Xu Bing from CAFA during his first state visit to China

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Professor Xu Bing from CAFA during his first state visit to China

They visited and talked in Professor Xu Bing’s studio for an hour, and Professor Xu Bing showed President Steinmeier his representative works including Background Story, Square Word Calligraphy, American Silkworm Series, Phoenix Project...
White Space Beijing announces "Zhai Liang: Finding Hermits" opening on December 15

White Space Beijing announces “Zhai Liang: Finding Hermits” opening on December 15

One of the core aspects of Zhai Liang's artistic practice has always been how to handle knowledge and experience, systematically transforming them into the language of painting. In this exhibition, Zhai Liang continues his visual conversion of textual imagery, plot, subject and structure from novels, allusions, and poetry.
The Forgotten Master: “Everlasting Sincerity of the Heart—Li Ruinian and Art Education” was unveiled at CAFAM

The Forgotten Master: “Everlasting Sincerity of the Heart—Li Ruinian and Art Education” was unveiled at CAFAM

Based on a unique artistic perspective, it starts from the growth environment, learning background, friends and hobbies, ideas and methods in teaching, to present Li Ruinian and his studies in a three-dimensional way, as well as his artworks...
Yuz Museum announces Su-Mei Tse's first solo exhibition in China opening on December 18

Yuz Museum announces Su-Mei Tse’s first solo exhibition in China opening on December 18

The exhibition was conceived to be like a notebook: a form that brings together impressions that have occurred in everyday life – be they visual, sound, or memory related – and blends them in a subjective and intuitive way, allowing a whole network of echoes and correspondences to be deployed.
Overseas China, Mirroring and Imagination: Groups of Artists in Migration

Overseas China, Mirroring and Imagination: Groups of Artists in Migration

“Overseas Chinese artists” refer to a special and broad group, and we can’t use fixed criteria to judge and measure them because of different cultural contexts of the regions they live in, different individual experiences and backgrounds. Therefore, it’s not easy to investigate the “common traits” of the group.
Knowledge Production in Art History: the Second Wang Xun Art History Forum Opened

Knowledge Production in Art History: the Second Wang Xun Art History Forum Opened

While the current issues on the academic research of art history were presented, it has also promoted an exchange and dialogue between the scholars of art history from CAFA and the ones from other institutes, and thus endeavors to develop the discipline.
Chinese poet Xi Chuan won the Cikada Prize 2018

Chinese poet Xi Chuan won the Cikada Prize 2018

Xi Chuan studied English literature at Beijing University from 1981 to 1985, and was a visiting scholar to the International Writing Program of the University of Iowa in 2002, and Orion Scholar to the University of Victoria, Canada in 2009. He is currently teaching Classical Chinese Literature at the School of Liberal Arts, Central Academy...
Pace Gallery announces "Fade Out" featuring new work by Qiu Xiaofei opening in Seoul

Pace Gallery announces “Fade Out” featuring new work by Qiu Xiaofei opening in Seoul

Unlike other recent exhibitions of the artist’s work, Fade Out is a structured presentation: four gray-green toned oil paintings, placed among several small-format landscapes and works on paper, are arranged along six powder blue walls, the color of which gradually deepens as if the light is slowly moving across the space. Two pieces, Farewell 1...
Long March Space presents “Zhang Hui 2018” opening on December 11

Long March Space presents “Zhang Hui 2018” opening on December 11

The exhibition expands upon the visual language that has emerged over the course of the three major transformations in Zhang Hui’s career (his shifts from action and installation art, to multimedia theatre, and on to painting).
He Xiangning Art Muesum presents "Scene Unseen in the Subtropics: Contemporary Design from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden"

He Xiangning Art Muesum presents “Scene Unseen in the Subtropics: Contemporary Design from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden”

The tradition, as an inherent spiritual philosophy, is presented in the form of modern design, and embodies the design aesthetics of Nordic designers.
Wang Hua—Can Art Cure the Anxiety that Exists Everywhere in Life?

Wang Hua—Can Art Cure the Anxiety that Exists Everywhere in Life?

Wang Hua's work mainly emphasizes the relationship between the psychological process of creation and the form of visual communication. She mostly explores the sense of déjà vu and the unknown when subconscious is subverted to the reality through combination of the temporality and space. Therefore, Wang Hua's creation usually starts with a private narrative but...
Whitebox Art Center announces "Wang Jiazeng: The Fold of Objects"

Whitebox Art Center announces “Wang Jiazeng: The Fold of Objects”

Wang Jiazeng’s works usually would theme on the industrial ruins in North China. He is skillful in representation of workers’ images, and elements like iron boxes and workshops are used as symbols to reveal the contemporary value of industrial abandons and wastes.