LEAP 36

More a nerdy rag than a scholarly journal, this issue of LEAP seeks to trace back and rewrite histories as they appear f....

Geraldine Kang, Awhile ago I did not live here, 2010
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Conceived as a response to changes to what might be called the unsympathetically hyper-kinetic city ....

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MOE SATT: LEFT LIGHT, TURN RIGHT
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January 21, 2016

Moe Satt’s Five Questions to Society Where I Live, poses more new questions than the previous version— in addition to ha....

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THE 1990S ARCHIVES PART III
FEATURES
January 21, 2016

The New History Group, active in Wuhan, was made up of artists, businessmen, and academics. They created mass-produced a....

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Mika Rottenberg: No Nose Knows
REVIEWS
February 4, 2016

Mika Rottenberg’s film No Nose Knows, a highlight of the Arsenale in OkwuiEnwezor’s 2015 Venice Biennale, returns to Chi....

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LEAP Forum is an initiative of Modern Art, Modern Media Group’s art plat....

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On the afternoon of April 26, LEAP celebrated the release of its April i....

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LEAP executive publisher Cao Dan sits down with Art Stage Singapore Dire....

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Modern Media X Culture Chanel special forum On January 18, LEAP magazine....

"Trailer for LEAP FORUM / VENICE 2015: NEW PAVILIONS FOR A GLOBAL ASIA-June 23, 2015"

LEAP Forum is an initiative of Modern Art, Modern Media Group’s art platform. It....

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STEWART UOO: THE GOWN AND THE FLEAS

  Nearly all media portrayals of Stewart Uoo incorporate one adjective rather prominently: young. Indeed, Uoo, born in California in 1985, took part in a two-person exhibition at the Whitney Museum by the time he was 28, and has shown ....

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A CITY WITH THE SOUND OF ITS OWN MAKING

Beijing is one of the best places in China for access to the plethora of facilities and audiences that can support experimental culture, and arguably has the best set of international connections of any city in China. Its combination of loc....

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I had just returned home to Los Angeles from a month-and-a-half-long European trip filled with exhibitions, readings, and parties. Two months earlier, I had proposed to the artist Rachel LaBine, my girlfriend of four years. I hadn’t written....

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The MIRAGE

I had just returned home to Los Angeles from a month-and-a-half-long European trip filled with exhibitions, readings, and parties. Two months earlier, I had proposed to the artist Rachel LaBine, my girlfriend of four years. I hadn’t written....

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DISTRIBUTING THE SENSIBLE

The moment we arrive at a threshold, we often already know what to expect. The senses distill for us where we are and what we’re supposed to do: as when entering a coffee shop. Increasingly ubiquitous, these houses of high culture appeal th....

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“ILLUMINATED”: A MARRIAGE OF ARTISTIC CREATION AND CURATORIAL PRACTICE

“Illuminated,” curated by artist Guo Hongwei, is the fifth exhibition held at his nonprofit Gland Space. The exhibition, born of the artist’s personal creative experience, embodies the eclectic accumulation of his work as it has evolved ove....

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