“The Shadow Never Lies” at Minsheng 21st Century Museum – in pictures


In April 2016, Minsheng 21st Century Museum in the Pudong district of Shanghai opened “The Shadow Never Lies”, showcasing the work of 35 international artists.

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“China 8”: Germany’s largest show of contemporary Chinese art


Nine museums across eight cities unite for the largest ever show of contemporary Chinese art in Germany.

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Video artists raise awareness about water conservation in China


Beijing’s second “Shan Shui” exhibition, “Shan Shui 2010: H2O”, showcased the works of such internationally acclaimed video and new media artists as Song Dong, Bill Viola, Wang Gongxin and Janaina Tschӓpe, all drawing attention to the subject of water either by using it as their subject or as material in their art.

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Book: Chinese Contemporary Art 7 Things You Should Know


BOOK OVERVIEW CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ART Chinese Contemporary Art: 7 Things You Should Know – Melissa Chiu In China today, contemporary art is readily available in public museums and private galleries in burgeoning gallery districts, and in three new art fairs … Continue reading

Survey of Chinese contemporary art at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art


CHINESE ART SURVEY MUSEUM to 5 October 2008 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: Half-Life of a Dream: Contemporary Chinese Art This selection of contemporary Chinese art from the Logan Collection reveals a spectrum of individual responses to the utopian … Continue reading

Women emerge onto the Beijing art scene – International Herald Tribune


  FEMALE ARTISTS BEIJING SURVEY Gun shot by China’s first female star artist On a February day in 1989, a young woman walked into a show at the National Gallery of Art here, whipped out a pellet gun and fired … Continue reading