Published by Charta / Long March Space. Text by Guo Xiaoyan, Gunnar B. Kvaran. Foreword by He Juxing. Interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Philip Tinari.
Considered one of Chinaís foremost artists, Liu Wei (born 1972) uses performance, sculpture, photography, video and installation to explore themes of late capitalist excess and the anxieties of cultural identity. This latest monograph is the catalogue for the artistís most ambitious exhibition to date at the Minsheng Art Museum in Shanghai.
PUBLISHER Charta / Long March Space
BOOK FORMAT Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 128 pgs / 63 color.
PUBLISHING STATUS Pub Date 3/1/2012 Out of print
DISTRIBUTION D.A.P. Exclusive Catalog: SPRING 2012 p. 156
PRODUCT DETAILS ISBN 9788881588299TRADE List Price: $49.95 CDN $60.00
Published by Blue Kingfisher/Boers-Li Gallery. Edited by Waling Boers. Text by Pi Li, Philip Tinari, Gao Shiming.
This volume tracks the evolution of young Beijing-based artist Liu Wei as he enters the second decade of his career. Works include a model cityscape made of oxhide, a collection of exercise equipment inside a steel cage and an atrium built of old doors and windows.