In Xiao's own interpretation, visual art is the incarnation of the abstract notion of 'art.' Thus, "sculptures to me contain not only three dimensions, but four, including time. The frame artworks represent 20 years ago, yet they are still modern for being displayed in a group exhibition."
Beijing's Pace Gallery Cell exhibition displays 40 bamboo embroidery artworks by Qiu Zhijie, 43, who claims the simple medium reflects the quintessential characteristics of Chinese people.
46-year-old Leng Lin occupies a dynamic position in China’s art world: the art director of Pace, Beijing gallery and founder of Beijing Commune, he is versatile enough to deal with coordinating several exhibitions and publications simultaneously.
Despite the elusive and complicated significances in his artworks, Feng Mengbo is actually a friendly, easygoing figure. Aware that many have difficulties comprehending the ideas behind his art, Feng explains every detail as clearly as possible. We met at his brightly lit, highly organized studio in Xibahe, Beijing where he keeps his collection of LP...