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Posts tagged "performance"
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...
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”.
Rockbund Art Museum announces its annual project HIGHLIGHT 2018: “Is It My Body?” opening on September 29

Rockbund Art Museum announces its annual project HIGHLIGHT 2018: “Is It My Body?” opening on September 29

The focus is on how visuality dominates our living habits and modes of thought, therefore transforming the means by which humans perceive their own bodies and this transforms relationships between people.
Pace Gallery announces Lee Kun-yong's solo exhibition opening July 14 in Beijing

Pace Gallery announces Lee Kun-yong’s solo exhibition opening July 14 in Beijing

Lee actively partook in ‘Space and Time (ST)’ and ‘Avant-Garde (AG)’ Groups, which based on his criticism towards the tendency of 1960’s art world, the emergence of new Western art forms and paradigms.
MoMA PS1 will showcase "Land: Zhang Huan and Li Binyuan" in New York

MoMA PS1 will showcase “Land: Zhang Huan and Li Binyuan” in New York

It brings together a selection of performance works by two Chinese artists of different generations that address the relationship between the body and the land. The exhibition juxtaposes videos and photographs of early performance works by Zhang Huan (Chinese, b. 1965) with those of more recent performances by Li Binyuan (Chinese, b. 1985).
“The Time is Now”: Nigel Rolfe’s Performance Art Debuts in China

“The Time is Now”: Nigel Rolfe’s Performance Art Debuts in China

This exhibition reviews Rolfe’s artistic practice through his past work, site-specific photographs and pieces recently created at the museum. In addition to 20 photos of performance art, the exhibition also presents important video works by the artist.
Factory Dining Hall –  A Performance Lecture from Shi Qing will be presented at N3 Gallery

Factory Dining Hall – A Performance Lecture from Shi Qing will be presented at N3 Gallery

Factory Dining Hall is a one-person theater (onsite narration) and an extension of Radical Space’s “Difang work.” The work originated in preparatory research done in 2016 at several nationally owned cotton mills in Zhengzhou, Henan province.
Katsuki Nogami Solo Exhibition "Foreign Bodies: Human Identity in a Posthuman World” Opening Feb. 24 in Shanghai

Katsuki Nogami Solo Exhibition “Foreign Bodies: Human Identity in a Posthuman World” Opening Feb. 24 in Shanghai

The project explores posthuman themes such as internet impersonation, anonymity and the projection of online identities...
Redtory announces "Tape Art around the World: China" opening on December 10

Redtory announces “Tape Art around the World: China” opening on December 10

The three artists from Tape That, a Berlin-based group of 6 performance artists, are excited to be on their first trip to China. The Tape Art Collective is a highly renowned art group exploring new ways of expressing ideas, creativity and vision. Though the main activities of the group revolve around Berlin...
“Thirty Years of Body Art Performance Project Art Documents from China” opened at Beijing Minsheng Art Museum

“Thirty Years of Body Art Performance Project Art Documents from China” opened at Beijing Minsheng Art Museum

It is on display from November 3, 2016 to February 16, 2017. It will also hold lectures and discussion activities, so that the public can contact and understand Chinese performance art.
"Inferno: Participative Robotic Art Performance" held at CAFA Art Museum arouses passionate debates

“Inferno: Participative Robotic Art Performance” held at CAFA Art Museum arouses passionate debates

Inferno is a robotic performance inspired by the representation of the different levels of hell as described in Dante's Inferno or the Singaporean Haw Par Villa's Ten Courts of Hell (which is based on a Chinese Buddhist representation).
Ming Contemporary Art Museum presents the group exhibition entitled "Why the Performance?"

Ming Contemporary Art Museum presents the group exhibition entitled “Why the Performance?”

The works presented by this exhibition are closely linked to the performance and are produced by more than 30 artists worldwide in different phases in forms of installation, moving image, performance art, theater, dance, sound, poetry, etc. questioning (answering): Why the Performance?