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An Unconventional Vision of the Soul: Susan Swartz’s “Personal Path” made its debut in China

An Unconventional Vision of the Soul: Susan Swartz’s “Personal Path” made its debut in China

The exhibition features 83 paintings created recently by Susan Swartz, including two series she created especially for this exhibition, which are “Nature Revisited” and “Breaking Away” series. Through the use of an abstract painting language, the works are either colorful or dynamic which presents us with an unconventional scene of the soul by a female...
Wang Qingsong: From a Driller to a Professional Artist, How to Work in an Artistic Way?

Wang Qingsong: From a Driller to a Professional Artist, How to Work in an Artistic Way?

Compared with most mature artworks, the living conditions and life stories behind the art production seem to be more intriguing. Taken from the first-person perspective, CAFA ART INFO is now presenting you with our latest micro video program, “Art Walk: Behind the Scenes”.
The Whole Penetration of the Miao Culture and the Cognition of Boundaries: Wu Jian’an Talked about “Where Worlds Weave”

The Whole Penetration of the Miao Culture and the Cognition of Boundaries: Wu Jian’an Talked about “Where Worlds Weave”

It originated from the experience of the artist and Associate Prof. Wu Jian’an from the School of Experimental Art at the Central Academy of Fine Arts, who led the students to investigate the Miao region in Guizhou province.
ShanghART M50 announces Nabuqi’s solo exhibition "Do real things happen in moments of rationality?"

ShanghART M50 announces Nabuqi’s solo exhibition “Do real things happen in moments of rationality?”

Nabuqi focuses on the connections between objects, the space and the surrounding environments. These connections stimulate her perception of the space and are presented in different forms in her works of sculpture and installation, which corresponds to Heidegger’s phenomenology of “presence.”
The “United Nations”of Printmaking “redefined” prints: The Second IAPA Invitational Exhibition and Academic Seminar

The “United Nations”of Printmaking “redefined” prints: The Second IAPA Invitational Exhibition and Academic Seminar

The exhibition intends to present the changes that occur in international printmaking research and creation, promoting an exchange of diversified experience in the traditional adherence and emergence of a contemporary spirit...
Do the Best to Cultivate and Persist in the Artistic State: “Cultivator—Exhibition of Dai Ze’s Oil Paintings” Opened

Do the Best to Cultivate and Persist in the Artistic State: “Cultivator—Exhibition of Dai Ze’s Oil Paintings” Opened

In the course of the development of Chinese oil painting in the 20th century, Mr. Dai Ze has made outstanding contributions. The exhibition selects more than 150 oil paintings, which are divided into four parts to summarize his creations.
As Light and Shadow: Liang Shaoji elaborates his philosophy on “Silk Thinking” with “As If”

As Light and Shadow: Liang Shaoji elaborates his philosophy on “Silk Thinking” with “As If”

In Liang’s artistic practices over the past 30 years, metaphysical and philosophical thinking and poetic meditation has remained as his clue which leads to his pursuit in the beginning and end of life with the convincing symbolic meaning of silk.
Fosun Foundation Shanghai presents Cindy Sherman's first solo exhibition in China

Fosun Foundation Shanghai presents Cindy Sherman’s first solo exhibition in China

Bringing together 128 series of photographs and several shooting props along with references spanning different periods, this retrospective survey traces Cindy Sherman's career from the 1970s to the present day and attempts to explore dominant themes in her visual creation throughout four decades.
After Nature: UCCA Dune Opening Exhibition will be unveiled on October 13

After Nature: UCCA Dune Opening Exhibition will be unveiled on October 13

The exhibition presents a group of artists of different backgrounds, who express individual—or epochal—ways of understanding and being with nature, as well as the deep ethical concerns underlying these relations.
Bulgarian artist Olga Georgieva's solo exhibition will be presented in Beijing

Bulgarian artist Olga Georgieva’s solo exhibition will be presented in Beijing

For the exhibition Olga Georgieva created a new swing installation named "pai gow", 28 swings and 28 domininoes will form a new but traditional game along with works she created in the last view years in Vienna. During the opening she will perform a live painting in the gallery revenues with the intention of capturing...
The CAFA Centenary Exhibition: Tradition is the power for invention is on view in London

The CAFA Centenary Exhibition: Tradition is the power for invention is on view in London

This reflection on tradition has been embodied by the work of its contemporary artists. Over 30 works by internationally renowned Chinese artists including Xu Bing, Sui Jianguo, Su Xinping, Liu Xiaodong, Yu Hong, Qiu Zhijie and Wang Yuyang are showcased at The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts gallery in Shoreditch during the week of...
Du Xiaotong: Silently Moving Forward, Ink and Wash Has Been Rooted in My Heart

Du Xiaotong: Silently Moving Forward, Ink and Wash Has Been Rooted in My Heart

Reviewing the creations of Du Xiaotong over the years, “sea” has been continuously depicted. The vast, fragmented, cold and misty scenes are regarded as objective scenes to be subjectively portrayed. From ancient to modern times, many scholars and literati have written poems on the sea, which is diverted from the demands hidden in...