Dictionary of Keywords

Author: Xu Tan

‘Dictionary of Keywords’ is a conceptual publication by Chinese artist Xu Tan. It is a collection of 125 keywords based on his project ‘Searching for Keywords’, which comprises a series of interviews of some of the most active people in Chinese society today. By studying the content of the conversation, Xu Tan aims to explore the connection between the individual speakers, words and the mental tendencies of Chinese society.

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Location Code: MON.XUT
Language: Chinese - Simplified, English
Published by: Vitamin Creative Space (Guangzhou - China)
Year of Publication: 2008
No. of Pages: 290
ISBN: 9789810598525