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Each generation of artists has to be sensitive to the needs of changing social and cultural structures in order to selec....

How The Forest Follows Me Around. 2015. Installation view, "A Tree With Too Many Branches,” DECK, Singapore.
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DISORDER IN A CONTROLLED LANDSCAPE: ANG SONG NIAN

WEB EXCLUSIVE Ang Song Nian’s latest solo exhibition at DECK seems particularly appropriate wi....

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March 28, 2015

COLONIAL HONG KONG spread along the steep shores of Hong Kong Island. Land was so sparse that the British Navy’s headqua....

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March 31, 2015

TRANSLATION / Yvette Zhu Before the system for the dissemination and interpretation of artistic discourse was fully deve....

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YU HONGLEI: FAT MOUSE
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March 31, 2015

ANTENNA SPACE, SHANGHAI 2014.11.08~2015.01.15 Yu Honglei belongs to a group of young artists making an impression based ....

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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....

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On May 11, 2013, LEAP, UCCA, and the China Independent Film Association ....

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While there is increasing global and regional attention being paid to co....

"CONDITION↔REACTION: YOUNG ARTISTS IN CHINA AND THEIR WORK05-October 12, 2013"

“Condition↔Reaction: Young Artists in China and Their Work” is a video-based pro....

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CREATIVE NONFICTION

ILLUSTRATION / Wang Buke Some time ago, French philosopher (and venerable Maoist) Alain Badiou traveled to China to speak to a Chinese philosopher. Though his or her name appears to have been lost in the ashes of time, the transcript of thi....

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TWO ARTISTS' BOOKS

Translated / Xiaowei Wang UNLIKE THE WRITTEN word, where the battlefield lies between ink and paper, artists’ books serve as a delayed convergence of work and viewer. These works of art do not sit inside the white cube waiting for visitors,....

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CONTEMPORARY CHINESE ART & ITS CRITICAL HISTORY

AFTER A FEW YEARS of discursive waffling about cosmopolitanism and international visual culture, Chinese contemporary art—as a distinct object of research and scholarship—is back with a vengeance. This spring (or, perhaps more appropriately....

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OVERLAPPING IMAGES

TEXT / Zian Chen “I have seen numerous paintings; they depict things from the beginning of the universe and foretell events to come.” Cao Zhi, Odes , A.D. 227 DESPITE HIS UNTIMELY death, the German artist Harun Farocki leaves behind a monum....

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LEARNING PERSPECTIVE

TEXT / Huang Shan and Huang He HB STATION Contemporary Art Research Center stands for the preservation and support of experimentation in art. It is a loose yet cohesive institution, but it does not offer absolute guidance or services. Inste....

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A MAZE OF INTERSECTING VIEWS

TEXT / Sasha Zhao CURATED BY DONG Bingfeng with Amy Cheng among others, “Visions & Beyond,” the 2nd Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale, opened on December 6, 2014, with parallel events occuring over the course of a year in Bejing,....

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