22. 04. 2014

John Moores Painting Prize (China) Exhibition

The Award ceremony of the “John Moores Painting Prize (China) Exhibition” was inaugurated at the Zendai Himalayas Center at 16:30 on April 15, 2014, and the finalists’ exhibition officially opened at the Himalayas...

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15. 04. 2014

Hong Kong police search landfill for $3.7 million painting dumped by cleaners at Grand Hyatt hotel

Hong Kong police on Wednesday searched for a valuable painting mistakenly dumped in a landfill after it sold for $3.7 million at auction, reports said. “Snowy Mountain” by Chinese artist Cui Ruzhuo, which...

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21. 02. 2014

James Cahill, Scholar of Chinese Art, Dies at 87

  James Cahill at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1985. Saxon Donnelly James Cahill, one of the foremost authorities on Chinese art, whose interpretations of Chinese painting for the West influenced generations of...

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17. 02. 2014

Chinese Ink Painting: Dialogue between Ancient Traditions and a New Generation of Artists

My article will focus on the contemporary significance of traditional Chinese ink and wash painting and the challenges facing the renewal of traditional materials and tools, form and content. In the context of...

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17. 02. 2014

Artist: Zhang Xiaogang on the Cultural Revolution and how Chinese artists are perceived in the West

Zhang Xiaogang became one of the earliest faces of contemporary Chinese art for the West. His Bloodline series, a stylised take on Mao-era family portraits, was exhibited at the Venice Biennale in 1995. Early in...

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20. 01. 2014

Event Thu 23 Jan: Craig Clunas to speak at the Rylands

Metadocuments – Writing On and Writing In the Modern Chinese PaintingCraig ClunasProfessor of the History of Art, University of Oxford Thursday 23rd January  3:30-5pm  John Rylands Library, Deansgate, Christie Room     A...

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