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ShanghART presents three significant (series) works by renowned artists Geng Jianyi, Liang Shaoji and Apichatpong Weerasethakul in Beijing

ShanghART presents three significant (series) works by renowned artists Geng Jianyi, Liang Shaoji and Apichatpong Weerasethakul in Beijing

Demonstrating the artists' bold experimentation and challenge of different artistic languages, it recontextualises these three (series) works and allows them to be in conversations with each other.
Platform China announces "Ding Liren: The Hand Infinite" opening on July 7

Platform China announces “Ding Liren: The Hand Infinite” opening on July 7

Ding Liren is well known in the traditional art circles who has made remarkable achievements especially in the field of Chinese color ink paintings and oil paintings. More importantly, his paper cut works are the great examples of combination of the traditional Chinese art and modern art. In this summer, Platform China will reveal his...
CAFA Art Museum presents "Leandro Erlich: The Confines of the Great Void"

CAFA Art Museum presents “Leandro Erlich: The Confines of the Great Void”

Erlich created a new version of Building for this exhibition. It is inspired by the classic shop signs and outer firewalls in Chinatown. The entity that is originally far away from China is now placed in the Chinese capital city. The approach embodies the eternal distance between representation and essence, and how we easily accept...
Long Museum presents "Mark Bradford: Los Angeles" in Shanghai

Long Museum presents “Mark Bradford: Los Angeles” in Shanghai

The variety of media in which Bradford works reflects the artist’s singular exploration of societal contradictions, which can move and inspire actions in the present day. He is arguably one of the most important American contemporary artists today for the ways his artwork resonates within the United States as well as on a global scale....
N3 Contemporary Art presents “Tip of an Autumn Down” in Beijing

N3 Contemporary Art presents “Tip of an Autumn Down” in Beijing

The exhibition features paintings and drawings by the reknowned painters Duan Zhengqu, Mao Xuhui, and Wang Yuping. The exhibition is curated by the aclaimed art curator Dai Zhuoqun, who leads us looking into auro, sensitivity, and serenity in the realm of art.
Leonardo da Vinci and “Libro di pittura” — Is Painting a Scientific Subject?

Leonardo da Vinci and “Libro di pittura” — Is Painting a Scientific Subject?

Professor Vecce researched and interpreted “Libro di pittura” compiled by da Vinci’s manuscripts. He concluded that painting is not only an art form to express reality but a scientific and philosophical study for da Vinci. It was hosted by Gao Gao, the Assistant to the Director of CAFA Art Museum.
Galerie XC. HuA announces "Meditation Station" opening on June 29

Galerie XC. HuA announces “Meditation Station” opening on June 29

The exhibition attempts to create a third-person perspective for the audience. When they walk into a room, it feels like walking into the memory of a stranger. Like Freudian psychoanalysis, the audience is invited to listen, eavesdrop and collect the sound in the space.
Fei Jun: Where to find “an interesting world” in the ever-growing media art?

Fei Jun: Where to find “an interesting world” in the ever-growing media art?

Fei Jun, a Professor of “Art+Technology” at the School of Design, China Central Academy of Fine Arts, a Doctoral Supervisor of Media Art Research. As a media artist, he is participating in the China Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale. With his interactive works entitled “Re-Search”, “An Interesting World”, he responds to the theme of...
Norwegian contemporary art exhibition "I Hear Your Dreams" will be presented by OCAT Shanghai

Norwegian contemporary art exhibition “I Hear Your Dreams” will be presented by OCAT Shanghai

Curated by Jiang Jiehong, the exhibition invites five leading contemporary Norwegian artists who are actively engaged on the international stage including, Anne Katrine Dolven, Ignas Krunglevičius, Camille Norment, Jana Winderen, and Tori Wrånes.
Lawrence Malstaf: The Future of Machine Intelligence and Man-machine Relationship

Lawrence Malstaf: The Future of Machine Intelligence and Man-machine Relationship

In Lawrence Malstaf’s lecture, he discussed topics regarding the relationship between humans and the environment as well as humans and machines by taking his artworks as the starting point. Following his speech, Lawrence Malstaf commenced a conversation with Fei Jun, Professor of Digital Media Studio at the School of Design in CAFA, and artist...
Yuz Museum announces "Nine Journeys Through Time" opening on July 2

Yuz Museum announces “Nine Journeys Through Time” opening on July 2

“Nine Journeys Through Time” offers an exceptional combination of talents, 9 artistic approaches are brought together, expressing their visions through 9 projects in various artistic languages. From the transfiguration of painting into fashion, from digital design to music, they all draw inspiration from the specifics of a unique medium...
Lin Gang

Lin Gang

Lin Gang was born in Ningjin, Shandong Province in 1924. He is a contemporary Chinese oil painter and a famous professor in the Department of Oil Painting at the Central Academy of Fine Arts. In 1999, he was awarded the Pushkin Medal by the Russian Ministry of Culture and was appointed as the Emeritus Professor...