Monthly Archives: February 2016

Christo’s New Project “The Floating Piers”

This blog covers mostly Chinese art news but occasionally I like to inform the readers about other artists. This time it is Christo’s new large-scale project in Lake Iseo in Italy called “The Floating Piers” (http://www.thefloatingpiers.com). This is the first … Continue reading

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Ai Weiwei makes another offensive statement

Ai Weiwei has always taken the opportunity to show his opinion on current world events in order to get recognition and appreciation. The latest stunt happened in his new residence city Berlin where he during the Berlin Film Festival decorated … Continue reading

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Huron Foundation Exhibit Chinese Ink Art in London

Huron Art Foundation’s first exhibition in London is called “Circle Lines” and celebrates Chinese contemporary art by featuring art works by 15 artists including Qiu Jie (above), Mao Lizi, Shen Fan and Wang Tiande (below). Huron is a publishing and … Continue reading

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Chinese Contemporary Artists to follow in 2016

Who is making waves among China’s up-and-coming contemporary artists that are under 40? Of course the answer will differ depending who you ask. Yet, the response still illustrates the wind of China’s vibrant and growing art scene and the difficulty … Continue reading

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