Museum Mondays: The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Ink Art: Past as a Present in Contemporary China opens this Wednesday, December 11th. The exhibit will feature thirty-five Chinese artists, including Zhang Huan and it’ll be on view through April 6, 2014.
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Song Dong and Yin Xiuzhen have collaborated with their 11-year-old daughter Song ErRui on The Way of Chopsticks, an exhibition housed in the three-story Rittenhouse Square Mansion in Philadelphia. The site-specific installation explores the changing nature of childhood and family life in China, and will be open through December 29th, 2013.
Pace London is delighted to present an exhibition of new paintings by Chinese artist Li Songsong from September 19th to November 9th 2013, at 6 Burlington Gardens. This is the first solo-exhibition by the artist in London.
The show provides a comprehensive view of Li Songsong’s art and focuses on the essence of the artist’s technique and painting process. The works on view embody the rapid social-cultural transformation and the ever-changing reality of Chinese society.
© 2013 Li Songsong, Courtesy Pace London
For his first exhibition at Pace since winter 2010, Zhang Huan premieres new oil paintings based on Buddhist masks and iconography inspired by extensive travel in Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan and India. Please join us this Thursday, September 19th from 6 to 8pm at 534 West 25th Street.
"In a rapidly changing China, ‘memory’ seems to vanish more quickly than everything else. That’s why preserving memory has become an alternative way of life." - Yin Xiuzhen
Yin Xiuzhen uses memory as a critical tool to examine the political, social and environmental constructs that surround her. Pace Beijing is proud to present a second solo exhibition of the artist on view now until Sept 28th, 2013.
©Yin Xiuzhen, courtesy of Pace Beijing
Please join us this evening from 6 to 8 PM for the opening reception of Zhang Xiaogang. This two-venue exhibition of new work will be on view at 508 and 510 West 25th Street, New York, from March 29th through April 27th.
©Zhang Xiaogang, Courtesy Pace Gallery
#MuseumMondays: Real Life Stories is currently on view at Bergen Art Museum where installations, sculptures and paintings by ten leading Chinese artists are shown in Norway for the first time. Curated by Feng Boyi and Bjørn Inge Follevaag, it exhibits works by Liu Jianhua, Li Songsong, Song Dong, Yin Xiuzhen, and Yue Minjun from Pace Beijing.
© Song Dong, Courtesy Pace Gallery
The Daily Beast visits Li Songsong's current exhibit at Pace Beijing and discusses his large-scale installation which consists of 91 “oddly shaped aluminum panels (many look like the staircase that folds into the fuselage of a small jet) all covered in Li’s signature thick paint and assembled as a tunnel”.
Photo Credits: © Li Songsong, Courtesy Pace Gallery