Contemporary Art: 中国

“艺术来源于生活”:冯博一

Liu Shaoyuan, "Burning Chinese Painting", Ink and Color on Silk, 2014. Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts | "The Realm of Advaita" Student Works Exhibition currently at the Beijing Today Art Museum 北京今日美术馆 
hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)
On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.
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Cai Guo-Qiang 蔡国强

hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)

On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.

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Cai Guo-Qiang 蔡国强

rerylikes: Gao Xingjian 高行健. La fin du monde

rerylikesGao Xingjian 高行健. La fin du monde

artruby: Sun Yuan 孙原 & Peng Yu 彭禹, No Name, (2011).

Pang Maokun 庞茂琨, Viewing the Floating World. The National Art Museum of China 中国美术馆. 

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(Source: contemporaryartchina)

20aliens: Ian Teh | The last Spring before the partial submergence of the Three Gorges. China 长江三峡水利枢纽工程



 



 

"Malaysia-born, London-based photographer Ian Teh talks about ambiguity in landscapes and creating moving storylines within still images." -thestar

20aliens: Ian Teh | The last Spring before the partial submergence of the Three Gorges. China 长江三峡水利枢纽工程

"Malaysia-born, London-based photographer Ian Teh talks about ambiguity in landscapes and creating moving storylines within still images." -thestar

matteoricci : Chen Qi 陈琦 : Water-based Ink wood Block prints

goodbyeolepaint:

"Each of the 49 layers of silk organza holds a delicate ring drawn with a burning incense. Each ring reduces in size until it recedes to a small circle. Through the void of the layering black silk, the spectator is drawn to a subtle hint of light at the end of the portal."
'Void' by Beili Liu
"Born: Jilin, China | Liu now lives & works in Austin, Texas. She is an Associate Professor of Art at U of Texas at Austin."

goodbyeolepaint:

"Each of the 49 layers of silk organza holds a delicate ring drawn with a burning incense. Each ring reduces in size until it recedes to a small circle. Through the void of the layering black silk, the spectator is drawn to a subtle hint of light at the end of the portal."

'Void' by Beili Liu

"Born: Jilin, China | Liu now lives & works in Austin, Texas. She is an Associate Professor of Art at U of Texas at Austin."

artplusshanghaigallery:

Tamen 他们- A Break in the Clouds after the Rain, 雨过天青云破处, Oil on canvas, 90 x 140 cm, 2013. Art+ Shanghai Gallery

artplusshanghaigallery:

Tamen 他们- A Break in the Clouds after the Rain, 雨过天青云破处, Oil on canvas, 90 x 140 cm, 2013. Art+ Shanghai Gallery

artecinese: Xing Danwen 邢丹文, Sleep Walking, video installazione, 2002.

artecinese: Xing Danwen 邢丹文Sleep Walking, video installazione, 2002.