The Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney is hosting a solo exhibition of the Young Chinese artist Sun Xun. The show features some of the artist’s most important works along with some newspapers paintings and commissioned works. Beside MCA Curator Anna Davis had invited Sun Xun for a residency to create a large scale installation in view of the public during the first week of the exhibition. Image:© the artist Photograph: Jacquie Manning
By Lucille Enel on July 24, 2018
By Lucille Enel on July 13, 2018
“So Near Yet so Far”, is Ni Youyu’s first solo exhibition in Hong Kong, which showcases 12 pieces from the artist’s ongoing series of work. Among the artworks on display: Forest, Waterfall, Pagoda, Dust, Inches of Time and Freewheeling trip. Ni Youyu (b.1984) currently lives and works in Shanghai. He is graduated from Fine Art College of Shanghai University in 2007 where he was specialized in traditional Chinese painting. The exhibition is on view until July 14th. Featured image: Courtesy of the Artist and Perrotin
By Lucille Enel on June 20, 2018
By Lucille Enel on May 12, 2018
Li Shurui: LSR • Tendererest Affection” Li Shurui’s first solo exhibition in Paris, presents recent works alongside a video. The artist is showing a video work for the first time. Li Shurui is very well known for her paintings in which she explores the relationship between space and light, she began her “Lights” series in 2005 using airbrushing. Li continues to develop her concept of lights and space, and has gained important collectorship from around the world for her work.
By Lucille Enel on April 6, 2018
During Art Basel, Hong Kong art scene was booming, with new art venues and shows opening all around town. This year’s highlight was the opening of H Queen’s building that became home to new locations of international galleries such as: David Zwirner, Hauser & Wirth, Pearl Lam, Tang Contemporary Art and Ora Ora. K11 Art Foundation organised a pop up show curated by Venus Lau and showing works by International and National artists. Featured image: Liu Chuang Segmented landscape
By Lucille Enel on February 18, 2018
From giant installations and elusive sculptural pieces challenging everyday objects to powerful and other-worldly visual narratives, NOW celebrates female contemporary artists working in mainland China today. Among the artists shown in the programme: Na Buqi, Wi Chao, Ye Funa, Yang Guangnan, Ma Qiusha, Li Shurui, Luo Wei, Hu Xiaoyuan, Shen Xin, Yin Xiuzhen, Duan Jianyu and Geng Xue
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 November 15, 2017
The fourth edition of the West Bund Art Fair took place last week in Shanghai, welcoming 39 national and international galleries in its main section. At the same time, many galleries of the neighborhood were opening new shows, Shanghai Dandy group show at Don Gallery, Lu Pingyuan’s exhibition at MadeIn Gallery, Tang Dixin’s solo at Aike Gallery, Analia Saban at Qiao Space and more… Image courtesy: Na Buqi and Don Gallery.
By Lucille Enel on November 13, 2017
The group show “Shanghai Galaxy II” presents the latest works of Shanghai-based artists and the topics related to the city, delving into the historical development process of contemporary art in Shanghai. Among the participating artists are; Birdhead, Chen Wei, Hu Weiyi, Hu Yun, Liang Yue, Liao fei, Liu Ren, Ni Youyu. Image courtesy: Chen Wei and Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai.
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.