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The Chinese Experimental Ink and Wash Seen from the Angle of the History of Art and the History of Ideology

The academic contention about the problem of ink and wash which has gone on for almost a century and the unceasing innovation of ink and … Read more

Charting the Roamer’s Space---conceptual painting
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Charting the Roamer’s Space

At the beginning of the century, setting out from different levels, fields, and points of departure, several young artists moved towards a common space for … Read more

Fong Qiwei mesmerizing Shanghai timelapse gifs
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Fong Qiwei mesmerizing Shanghai timelapse gifs

Fang Qiwei’s “Time in Motion” series spliced different time slices into a single image to show the passage of time. He shot some photographs mainly … Read more

Li Hongbo flexible sculptures will blown your mind
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Li Hongbo flexible sculptures will blown your mind

Classical sculptures revisited by Li Hongbo, a Beijing artist who uses mixed styles to bring to life these magical moving statues.

Sculptures are made of thousands of layers of paper and glue. via io9

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Nude art in China
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The first photographs of nude art in China (15 rare images)

Nude art in China Artistic nude and human body model was introduced in China about a century ago by Chinese students who studied abroad and … Read more

New Ink Painting
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Serene Scent: New Ink Painting

Over the last two decades, new ink painting has been the integral part of Chinese contemporary art movement/scene, and with the development of societal/economical climate … Read more

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“Black and White” and the Disappearance of the Modern Character

“Experimental ink and wash” has already a fairly long history. Professor at Beijing University, Tutor of Doctor’s Degree Candidates, Art Critic As a new cultural … Read more

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Rules of the Game in Experimental Ink and Wash

Rules of the Game in Experimental Ink and Wash. I. Striving for the Independent Academic Status of Ink and WashThe Starting point of experimental ink … Read more