Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art
|When||10 Apr 2015 - 5 Jul 2015|
|Where||Chazen Museum of Art
Room L140, Elvehjem Building, 800 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring. This exhibition of contemporary Chinese art from Liu Xiaodong, Su Xinping, Ma Shulin, Chi Peng, Li Xiangqun, Xiang Jing, Geng Xue, and others, challenges our preconceptions of Chinese art. Touching on the human figure, these artists present an exhilarating snapshot of the creativity and artistic expression emanating from the Chinese art scene today.
April 9, 6–8 p.m.
Preview Reception for Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art. Refreshments, live music, cash bar.
April 10, 1 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Symposium Tradition and Innovation: The Figure in Chinese Contemporary Art. Organized by the Wisconsin China Initiative, Department of Art History, Department of East Asian Languages and Literature, and Chazen Museum of Art, UW–Madison
April 23, 7–8:15 p.m.
Video Hometown Boy, directed by Yao Hung-i
April 30, 5–7 p.m.
Gallery Talk Tradition and Innovation: The Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art
Photo courtesy of the organiser/s
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