CHINESE ART IN THE POST-MAO ERA

            Ethan Cohen Gallery presents the group exhibition Fuck Off Generation Part II: Chinese Art in the Post Mao Era. The exhibition takes place in two parts, the second opened May 10th, 2018 and runs through July 30, 2018. The opening reception will also feature a site-specific performance piece by…

CELADON: YOSHIKAWA MASAMICHI

            If the Song Dynasty’s five kilns (Guan ware kiln 官窯, Ge ware kiln 哥窯, Ru ware kiln 汝窯, Ting ware kiln 定窯, and Jun ware kiln 鈞窯) represent the height of Chinese classic porcelain making, contemporary Japanese ceramics enjoy the same national status today within Japan and around the world. The work…

“Land: Zhang Huan and Li Binyuan” at MoMA PS1

Zhang Huan is the subject of a two-artist exhibition at MoMA PS1, Land: Zhang Huan and Li Binyuan. This exhibition juxtaposes videos and photographs of the early performances of Zhang Huan with those of recent performances by Li Binyuan to examine performance works by two Chinese artists of different generations that address the relationship between the…

CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ARTIST YUE MINJUN

            I want the audience not to think of one thing or one place or one event. The whole world’s the background. As I said, the viewer should not link this painting to Tiananmen. But Tiananmen is the catalyst for conceiving of this painting — Artist response to his work…