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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.
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.
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.
Never Become a Runaway Slave from Art: “Golden Water—Chen Mingqiang Solo Exhibition” was unveiled at CAFA

Never Become a Runaway Slave from Art: “Golden Water—Chen Mingqiang Solo Exhibition” was unveiled at CAFA

Curator Liu Libin believes that Chen Mingqiang’s choice of “ready-made” products have both a visual measure and consideration on social factors. The exhibition showcases his artistic exploration and creations over the past five years.
XC. HuA Gallery presents the art project “Index 1/2” in Beijing

XC. HuA Gallery presents the art project “Index 1/2” in Beijing

Exploring the possibility of “real world ” through the various creative techniques of the two artists who are representing different cultural backgrounds, creating the similar but distinct intercommunication in different time and space contexts.
The Clouded Peach Blossom Spring: Selected Works of Chinese Contemporary Artists as Exemplars

The Clouded Peach Blossom Spring: Selected Works of Chinese Contemporary Artists as Exemplars

The exhibition intends to make a generalized academic clarification and demonstration of the spontaneous practices of artists with the spirit of exploration and creativity in contemporary Chinese art, in order of their ages...
SCôP presents “Social Geography: Ten Journeys with a Camera” in Shanghai

SCôP presents “Social Geography: Ten Journeys with a Camera” in Shanghai

It presents ten different visions of these time, as experienced by and as observed through the lens of 10 Chinese photographers. Each used their feet to travel thousands of miles as they explored their times, be that as geography, as social anthropology, as moments in history...