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Flowing Books—Temporality: OCAT Nanjing Public Art Project 2018 Opening on November 9

Flowing Books—Temporality: OCAT Nanjing Public Art Project 2018 Opening on November 9

The first project is curated by Mr. Zhu Zhu, well-known art critic and curator. It is a three-year public art project called Temporality—OCAT Nanjing Public Art Project. Temporality emphasizes the creative understandings and expressions...
Gordon Knox: The Most Powerful Part of Art is Its Ability to Challenge the Status Quo

Gordon Knox: The Most Powerful Part of Art is Its Ability to Challenge the Status Quo

There’s been a lot of discussion today about what really are core competencies? What skills do you have to have? Even asking the question as to whether drawing is necessary in four-steps. Can you go straight to digital art?
Whitebox Art Center presents Shi Jinsong’s solo exhibition "Wind in Pines Among a Myriad Valleys – the Third Reproduction" in Beijing

Whitebox Art Center presents Shi Jinsong’s solo exhibition “Wind in Pines Among a Myriad Valleys – the Third Reproduction” in Beijing

As an artist, as well as a cultural producer, how to think about the relationship between personal situation and public space ? It is the answers that we would like to seek through this exhibition.
Shirazeh Houshiary in Dialogue with Yu Hong: The Enlightenment of Contemporary Art in Dunhuang

Shirazeh Houshiary in Dialogue with Yu Hong: The Enlightenment of Contemporary Art in Dunhuang

The two artists enjoyed a discussion on the murals and statues of Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, taking their experiences of study and growth as the context to share their thoughts of creation, leading the audience to face a reflection of history...
Ota Fine Arts Shanghai presents Yayoi Kusama's solo exhibition featuring 34 paintings

Ota Fine Arts Shanghai presents Yayoi Kusama’s solo exhibition featuring 34 paintings

As an internationally-acclaimed artist, Kusama's practice remains vigorous, innovative and multi-disciplinary to date, and she continues to inspire and captivate the hearts of people all around the world.
A+ Contemporary announces Hu Weiyi’s solo exhibition “Intersecting” opening on November 6

A+ Contemporary announces Hu Weiyi’s solo exhibition “Intersecting” opening on November 6

Hu Weiyi’s practices interweave a body of medium including photography, video, installation, sculpture and sound. Continuing with the logic trajectory of the work “Flirt”, the latest exhibition threads the themes of trauma, lights and tentative restrictions. Full of an unusual state of tension, artist unfolds...
“Human Comedies—The Art of Feng Zikai” Debuted at NAMOC

“Human Comedies—The Art of Feng Zikai” Debuted at NAMOC

In fact, in addition to being a cartoonist, Feng Zikai also achieved remarkable achievements in the fields of Chinese calligraphy, essay, translation and other fields. His articles show a vivid appearance and a special charm. They are simple and bright, continuous and tell stories pleasantly, starting from a subtle point to explore life, reflecting ways...
Chronus Art Center announces "Three Rooms: The Edge of Now" opening on November 8

Chronus Art Center announces “Three Rooms: The Edge of Now” opening on November 8

The exhibition was first launched with the three selected artists at Nam June Paik Art Center in the summer of 2018. The program is designed to support emerging artists through exhibitions and public programs, promoting young artists’ experimentation and practice to gradually construct a systematic global archive...
The Rockbund Art Museum presents Belgian artist Francis Alÿs' “La dépense” in Shanghai

The Rockbund Art Museum presents Belgian artist Francis Alÿs’ “La dépense” in Shanghai

One of the most recognizable and influential artists in contemporary art history, Francis Alÿs possesses a distinctive identity and background as a Belgian artist living in Mexico City. The exhibition is entitled La dépense, which could be translated as “consumption,” a notion much discussed by Georges Bataille.
HOW Art Museum announces "HETEROGLOSSIA" opening on November 7

HOW Art Museum announces “HETEROGLOSSIA” opening on November 7

Featured in this exhibition are installations, moving image works, and performances, among other forms of art. Together, the works strive to dissolve the traditionally defined and physically constructed boundaries of the museum.
Huang Wenya—Performance as Art, Art as a Performance

Huang Wenya—Performance as Art, Art as a Performance

Born in Hunan province, China, Huang Wenya graduated from the School of Experimental Art, CAFA, in 2015, with a master’s degree. His works cover video, photography, installation and performance art. Now he works and lives in Beijing.
Galerie Urs Meile Beijing announces "Absent & Superfluous: Hu Qingyan Solo Exhibition" opening on November 3

Galerie Urs Meile Beijing announces “Absent & Superfluous: Hu Qingyan Solo Exhibition” opening on November 3

The exhibition draws its title from a key concept in Hu’s work, namely the tension between what is essential, supposed to be, but is not, and what is unnecessary, supposed not to be, but is.