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 January 5, 2017
By Lucille Enel on October 27, 2016
Aktis Gallery will present China Black an exhibition of Zao Wou-Ki and Wang Keping for Asian Art in London 2016. At the occasion, the gallery will showcase a selection of 16 sculptures by Wang Keping. They will be exhibited alongised 10 Chinese ink paintings by Zao Wou-Ki. On 6th November 2016 at 18.30, the gallery will be holding an Artist in Conversation event with Wang Keping, moderated by Dr. Katie Hill.
By Lucille Enel on October 14, 2014
By Lucille Enel on January 13, 2014
London’s Hayward Gallery Project Space is presenting Sun Xun’s new show, “Yesterday is Tomorrow”, the artist first solo show in a UK public institution. The exhibition is running through January 16th until February 23rd. For this exhibition Sun Xun will show a new series of wall drawings in ink and charcoal and a selection of black-and-white […]
By Lucille Enel on January 2, 2014
White Cube Bermondsey in London is presenting this month a solo exhibition of He Xiangyu. The artist’s first show in UK will run through January 22nd to April 13th. The exhibition will consist of He Xiangyu’s Cola project (started in 2008) presenting the result of boiling 127 tons of Coca Cola ; Tank Project (2011-2013) a life-size […]
By franck on February 29, 2012
Paradise Row will present on March 8th the first London solo show of Shanghai based photographic duo Birdhead. Founded in 2004 and comprising Ji Weiyu and Song Tao, Birdhead use photography to capture, mediate and occupy their contemporary experience of daily life in Shanghai. We see the artists going about their lives; being with friends, […]