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Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World

Exhibition / United States
October 6, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Ave. (88th & 89th St) | NYC

The largest showcase of contemporary Chinese art from 1989 – 2008 in North America, surveying the development of Chinese experimental art from the end of Cold War to the age of globalization and China’s rise on the world stage. Works in the exhibition illustrate the role of artists as both agents and skeptics of China’s global presence against the political, social, and cultural transitions in the past two decades.

This exhibition is part of Asia Contemporary Art Week, October 5-26 in New York City. The work of six ACC grantees are included in this exhibition.

Grantees: Dong Song, Guo-Qiang Cai, Jianwei Wang, Peili Zhang, Wei Liu, Xiuzhen Yin

Website: http://www.acaw.info/?page_id=32107