By Lucille Enel on February 8, 2018
By Lucille Enel on November 30, 2017
This solo show, is like a ‘trial’ where Gao Lei’s artworks become ‘evidences’ linking each other driven by the clues artist sets forward in the exhibition, guiding to a valid or invalided ‘confession’. These clues act as the ‘enzyme’ activating the energies gathered during the formation of the artworks, changing the original context of creation, where finally a new ‘specialistic’ truth is produced as an outcome of catalytic reaction. All pictures courtesy of Gao Lei and Arario Gallery.
By Lucille Enel on November 19, 2017
“Cold Nights” is an exhibition of newly commissioned work by artists Chen Zhou, Liu Shiyuan, Nabuqi, and Li Ran, curated by Boliang Shen and Zhanglun Dai. The curators invited the four artists, after reading the modern Chinese writer Ba Jin’s eponymous 1947 novel, “Cold Nights”, to play the roles of its four protagonists through their own artistic creation. Image courtesy: Nabuqi
By Lucille Enel on October 27, 2017
At the occasion of the exhibition ICON at galerie Krinzinger, where Zhang Ding’s work “Devouring Time- Dinnerware” is exhibited along a very important work related to the Fluxus movement, let’s get back to Zhang Ding’s work “Devouring time” which was exhibited for the first time last year at RAM in Shanghai.
By Lucille Enel on August 9, 2017
Here some view of Zhang Yunyao’s solo show at Perrotin Hong Kong “Nec Spe Nec Metu” and of “Skin, Gesture, Body” in Don Gallery’s new space in Shanghai. The young emerging artist Zhang Yunyao was born in Shanghai in 1985 and graduated from the Department of Oil Painting, Academy of Fine Arts at Shanghai Normal University in 2007.
By Lucille Enel on July 12, 2017
Xu Zhen Civilization Iteration exhibition view at Perrotin Paris Eternity Tang Dynasty Bodhisattva of the Hebei Province Museum, Northern Qi Losana Buddha of the Longxing temple, Bodhisattva of the Xiude Temple, West Pediment of the Temple of Aphaia, mineral-based composite, mineral pigments, stainless steel, 224x382x140cm, 2016 I think you have to reconsider your effectiveness […]
By Lucille Enel on March 29, 2017
Malaga’s Centre of Contemporary Art is exhibiting the work of Jia Aili, currently one of the most outstanding emerging Chinese artists. With almost thirty paintings, the exhibition covers ten years of the artist’s creations. Jia Aili’s work reflects the dramatic changes in contemporary Chinese society. The artist juxtaposes contemporary features with a traditional figurative style.
By Lucille Enel on January 5, 2017
Aktis Gallery presents an exhibition of Wang Keping (b.1949) and Zao Wou-Ki (1921-2013) for Asian Art in London 2016. The exhibition ‘CHINA BLACK’ showcases a group of 16 sculptures by the contemporary sculptor Wang Keping alongside a selection of 10 Chinese ink paintings by the renowned Zao Wou-Ki. Both artists left their native homeland for Paris in the 20th century, gaining recognition by the European art world as well as continuing to build their reputation in China. The exhibition is running until February 6th, 2017.
By Lucille Enel on October 8, 2016
De la peinture, is the Chinese painter Yan Heng’s second solo exhibition at Galerie Sator in Paris. For the past few year, the artist has been developing a style of painting getting closer to installation. However Yan Heng chose for this exhibition to come back to the “pure” exercice of painting, showing a brand new series of works focusing on this medium.
By Lucille Enel on May 2, 2016