In "The Sphere" she shows eight works from the Ping Pong series and four from the Needle and Thread series. The word "ping pong" is derived from the sound the ball makes as it zips back and forth between two players.
The human body has been an artistic research interest in Xia’s work for a long time, while Steiner always works in black and white in her paintings.
Organized by Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum and CAFA Art Museum in collaboration with PHOTO SHANGHAI, the exhibition will open to the public on September 5 and run through October 15.
Uysal will present two news series of sculptural and installation work, "Suspended" and "Painting", which explore the concept of value in art as a cultural production and commodity.
This exhibition is what Shen Ruijun constructs us a discussion on space and time.Time carved light, leaving marks on the imaging device, like a beautiful and quiet melody under the sun.
The exhibition includes about 40 photographic works, a sound installation based upon three poems created in cooperation with the composer Volker Staub, and accompanied by a catalog.
The exhibition is entitled as “The Core”(Chinese title"Yuan"), which means original, basic, genetic, element. In Chinese ancient rhetoric, “Yuan” is interchangeable with “Yuan(garden)”, which embodies nirvana.
The exhibition focuses on the concept of ‘impermanence’ (Pali: anicca, Tibetan: mi rtag pa), which is considered to be one of the three essential doctrines of Buddhist philosophy.
It will be the first solo exhibition by a living artist at the institution, China’s first publicly funded contemporary art museum.