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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - EXHIBITION

    Patient US collectors display their prizes in contemporary Chinese arts

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 09:17pm by NEW YORK TIMES

    ... and mostly free of the clichés that had characterised contemporary Chinese art in the past. What they saw inspired the Rubells to spend the next five years seeking out artists in Beijing, Shanghai and other mainland cities. And during the recent Art Basel Miami Beach, the Rubells, best known for supporting the works of young American artists, unveiled "28 Chinese", a new exhibition ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Johnson Chang marks 30 years at the forefront of the Chinese contemporary art scene

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 10:44pm

    ... Documentation”. That’s a reference to “China’s New Art, Post 1989” – the first major exhibition of Chinese experimental art outside the mainland. It was organised by Hanart TZ (Chang has always maintained ... “Capitalism, tradition, socialism. The world is actually quite simple. Only by taking all three on board can you have a view of Chinese contemporary art.” No sooner has he announced this than a perfect ...

  3. News - China Insider - AIR POLLUTION

    Chinese elementary school begins an 'anti-smog martial arts' programme

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 07:00pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com The programme is designed to 'reduce the residual gas in the body's internal organs' In the latest Chinese effort to combat air pollution, an elementary school in Hebei has instituted a programme of “anti-smog martial arts”. Designed to strengthen the lungs, improve overall fitness and enable children to withstand the terrible smog present ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    New York art show tackles what it means to be Chinese in the modern age

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 03:55pm by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis New York show asks what it means to be Chinese What does it mean to be Chinese? This is a question that has received much attention over the centuries, and the question arises again in "Cross-Strait Relations", an art exhibition at Parsons The New School For Design in New York City. Curated by Taiwan-born Arthur Ou, an assistant professor ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Arts preview: Zuni Icosahedron's The Trial blends Kafka with Chinese literature

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:30pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Edmund Lee Behind the mirror THE TRIAL Zuni Icosahedron   The Chinese title of Danny Yung Ning-tsun's experimental theatre series is taken from Ling ... explores a different theme through a mix of Chinese classical music and contemporary dance. With multimedia installations that transform the stage into different scenes from nature, Awakening ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Arts preview: Hong Kong Ballet brings a conceptual touch to Chinese classic

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:40pm by Mabel Sieh

    ... Mabel Sieh mabel.sieh@scmp.com Mabel Sieh Spirit of the dance THE DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER Hong Kong Ballet   Best known for its tear-jerking story, The Dream of the Red Chamber has been adapted for screen and stage many times. But choreographer Wang Xinpeng's ballet version of the popular Chinese literary classic promises to give the doomed romance a more conceptual take. ...

  7. Comment - Blogs

    Art auctions – Chinese collectors buying their past

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 09:39am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Anna Healy Fenton anna.fenton@scmp.com You can’t move in Hong Kong at the moment without bumping into someone headed to an art auction or an art fair. The market for Chinese art has ... for a Chinese sculpture, a big Ming Gilt-Bronze Figure Of A Seated Shakyamuni Buddha, which made HK$236.44m / US$30.3m. Another record was achieved for contemporary Asian art, plus the world auction ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    New York's Guggenheim Museum gets US$10m grant for Chinese art

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis Museum gets US$10m for Chinese art New York's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation and Hong Kong's Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation have announced a US$10 million grant to the museum- the largest ever given to any US museum- to expand its collection of Chinese contemporary art. It will go into commissioning new works aimed at increasing ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE

    Arts preview: Jenny Holzer shows first Chinese-language text work at Pearl Lam

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by EDMUND LEE

    ... Living (1980-82), and Survival (1983-85)- and presenting new works in both English and Chinese. The translation from the original English has required the efforts of five translators. "We tried hard with the translation," the artist says of the LED installations and slogan-inscribed marble benches, which are her first artworks with Chinese characters. "We relied on any ...

  10. News - China Insider - CULTURE

    Chinese cartoon blogger's funny take on Western art captures imaginations

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 10:41am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com Gu Mengjie's unique style of storytelling mesmerises Chinese audience eager to learn about Western art A cartoon blogger’s posts on Western artists ... and jokes of China’s Web 2.0 generation has mesmerised an increasingly curious audience who are eager to learn about Western art. Coming from a completely different culture, Chinese readers say ...




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