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Jimmy Sham, convenor of Hong Kong Civil Rights Human Front, attacked by assailants with hammers and spanners

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Shirley Tse 11/05/2019 - 24/11/2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Shirley Tse: Stakeholders, Hong Kong in Venice Collateral Event of the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia
Campo della Tana, (in front of Arsenale entrance), Venice
Respected Los Angeles–based Hong Kong artist and educator Shirley Tse to exhibit in the Hong Kong Collateral Event at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. The Hong Kong exhibition is co-presented and co-promoted by M+, at...
爸爸,妈妈和孩子们,1949 - Papa, Mama and Children (1949), Image ©Shoji Ueda Office 31/08/2019 - 10/11/2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
SHOJI UEDA RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION(XIAMEN)
Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Centre, Xiamen
It is Three Shadows Xiamen Photography ArtCentre’s honor to present the first extended retrospective exhibition of Shoji Ueda in Xiamen, China, featuring 141 early and late works ranging from his masterful series Sand Dunes to the fashion photographs that helped...
SHI-Zheng-Embers 04/09/2019 - 18/10/2019
All Day
SHI Zheng Embers
Migrant Bird Space, Berlin
Shi Zheng, b. 1990 in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province, China, is a digital media artist based in Shanghai & New York. On view at Migrant Bird Space will be his most recent digital works “Frosty Morning”, “Embers” & “Celestial Fable”, featuring...