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Zhang Wenrong—A Man from Northwest China Who Attempts to Flood the Gobi Desert with Art

Zhang Wenrong—A Man from Northwest China Who Attempts to Flood the Gobi Desert with Art

Zhang Wenrong comes from the Northwest China. He was born in 1982 in the city of Zhangye in Gansu Province. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Sichuan Fine Arts Institute. He is mainly engaged in painting, film and animation production as well as art installation.
The Controversy Aroused by the Plagiarism Accusation Against Ye Yongqing: How “deep” an influence could art be?

The Controversy Aroused by the Plagiarism Accusation Against Ye Yongqing: How “deep” an influence could art be?

It’s nearly a month since Chinese artist Ye Yongqing was exposed to the public by Christian Silvain, a Belgian artist that claimed that Ye has plagiarized his works for over 30 years. Although it has caused a sensation in China, most of the public think that there are no reports in Chinese with credible news...
Galerie Urs Meile announces "The Code of Physiognomy & Shenyang Night: Wang Xingwei Solo Exhibitions" opening on March 21

Galerie Urs Meile announces “The Code of Physiognomy & Shenyang Night: Wang Xingwei Solo Exhibitions” opening on March 21

Wang Xingwei's creations has always been cleverly arranged together with seemingly unrelated elements, and his imagination often gives the picture a witty taste.
"Beyond Boundaries" features dynamic art practices from CAFA and the Slade School of Fine Art in London

“Beyond Boundaries” features dynamic art practices from CAFA and the Slade School of Fine Art in London

The exhibition features recent work, ranging from painting to sculpture and to new digital media, by leading names in British and Chinese art; including Liu Xiaodong, Phyllida Barlow, Sui Jianguo, Dryden Goodwin, Xu Bing and Lisa Milroy.
Guangdong Times Museum presents "Zhou Tao: The Ridge in A Bronze Mirror" in Guangzhou

Guangdong Times Museum presents “Zhou Tao: The Ridge in A Bronze Mirror” in Guangzhou

“The Ridge in A Bronze Mirror” is an allegory of contemporary archeology that takes the archaic medium of bronze mirror to project a speculative rhetoric, a topography of conflict and a whirlpool of untimely images.
Gallery Vacancy presents "Empirical Scenery: Bu Di Solo Exhibition" in Shanghai

Gallery Vacancy presents “Empirical Scenery: Bu Di Solo Exhibition” in Shanghai

This exhibition attempts to reveal Bu Di’s inner landscape based on the architectural morphology of the gallery space. Through the transcendence from constructing representative scenery to creating abstract imagery, Bu Di’s painting is not only dialectically generated from his accumulated psychological experience...
The Strength of Stability: Encountering Sculptor Bruno Walpoth in Silence

The Strength of Stability: Encountering Sculptor Bruno Walpoth in Silence

The exhibition has initiated the tour exhibition of Bruno Walpoth in Asia and it showcases over 30 sculptures and paintings including not just new works that the artist has prepared for this exhibition but there are also paintings, bronze sculptures and paper sculptures that were rarely seen in other exhibitions.
Chronus Art Center presents "Growing" featuring the works by four pioneering artists

Chronus Art Center presents “Growing” featuring the works by four pioneering artists

Rather than a rhetoric signifier, the exhibition Growing compels the visitors wi­th an experiential and visceral encounter with life forms of natural origin and of artificial inception, or from symbiotic habitat and transgenic hybridity as sources of becoming, thus problematizing the orthodox...
INK Studio presents "Flesh and Bone: Li Jin Solo Exhibition"

INK Studio presents “Flesh and Bone: Li Jin Solo Exhibition”

The exhibition uncovers the full story of Li Jin’s artistic formation, particularly the profound impact of his self-exiles in Tibet. The title refers to Li Jin’s preoccupation with the human body as subject and medium, as the ground of experience and art-making. It is also a metaphor for the interplay of brushwork and inkwork, control...
Liu Chuang's latest solo show will be presented by Qiao Space in Shanghai

Liu Chuang’s latest solo show will be presented by Qiao Space in Shanghai

Full of imaginations and elasticity, the expositions of the Earthbound Cosmology compel us to delve in the fiction the artist has created for the world, and yet the fiction is real, built upon a new ontological dimension, where art may take up the important task of exploring origins and truths once again.
Minsheng Art Museum presents "The Encounter with There-Being: the Solo Exhibition of Pang Maokun's Artworks" in Beijing

Minsheng Art Museum presents “The Encounter with There-Being: the Solo Exhibition of Pang Maokun’s Artworks” in Beijing

The exhibition will focus on Pang Maokun’s creations in the past decade while comprehensively displaying his rich creative process and artistic exploration.
CAFA Art Museum presents Marc Quinn's first solo museum show in China

CAFA Art Museum presents Marc Quinn’s first solo museum show in China

One of the leading artists of his generation, Quinn’s work explores recurring themes of art and science, the human body, emotion, and the perception of beauty. For the artist’s first solo museum exhibition in China, works have been drawn from across his 30-year career and from multiple series, exploring his enduring interest in identity.