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Picasso Painting Reveals New Layers After X-Ray Analysis

February 21st, 2018

Picasso, via NYTThe New York Times profiles recent work in art research and conservation using X-Rays, citing the discovery of an underlying painting in a Picasso Blue Period piece. “It was clear there was something else going on underneath,” researcher Sandra Webster-Cook said.
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Grand Palais Unveils Plans for Massive Three-Year Renovation

February 19th, 2018

Grand Palais, via Art NewspaperPlans have been unveiled for the Grand Palais’s €466m, three-year renovation, Art Newspaper reports.  “At the end of 2020, just over a century after its creation, the Grand Palais will turn a page in its history and begin a transformation that will allow it to finally enter the 21st century,” culture secretary Françoise Nyssen says.
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Marina Abramovic Profiled in The Guardian

February 19th, 2018

Marina Abramovic, via The GuardianMarina Abramovic is interviewed in The Guardian this month, as she prepares to exhibit a series of photos documenting her early performances. “I lived in cars and trucks, I’m amazed the negatives survived,” Abramović says. “To appreciate the present, we should really look to the past.”
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REFERENCE LIBRARY

Wang Guangyi

1956 Born in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province
1984 Graduated from the Oil Painting Department of the Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts
Lives and works in Beijing

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1997 Gallery Klaus Littmann, Basel,
1994 Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
1993 Bellet Gallery, Paris, France

Selected Group Exhibitions

2002 Conceptual Images – 2002 Chinese Contemporary Oil Painting Exhibition, Shenzhen Art Museum
Paris-Pekin, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris, France
The First Triennial of Chinese Arts, Guangzhou Art Museum, Guangzhou
2001 Towards a New Image: Twenty years of  Chinese Contemporary Painting, National Art Museum, Beijing; Art Museum, Shanghai; Art Museum, Guangzhou; Modern Art Museum, Chengdu
1998   China! , Touring Exhibition, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
1997 Faces and Bodies of the Middle Kingdom, Chinese Art of the 1990′, Galerie Rudolfini, Prague, Czech Republic  ( cat.)
Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany
China! Touring Exhibition, Artist’s House, Vienna, Austria
Charlottengburg Exhibition Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
Zacheta Modern Art Mudrum, Warsaw, Poland
Quotation Marks, Modern Art Museum, Singapore
Gallery Klaus Littmann, Basel, Switzerland
1996 Ludwig Forum, Fur Internationale, Kunst, Germany
China! , Kunst Museum, Bonn, Germany  ( cat. )
Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Queensland, Australia
Art 27 ’96 International Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
1995 Des Pais del Centre, Avantguardes Artistiques Xineses, Santa Monica Art Centre, Barcelona, Spain  ( cat.)
Beyond Ideology: New Art from China, Haus der Kulture das Welt, Hamburg, Germany
New Asian Art Show, Touring Exhibition, Japan
Kampnagel, Halle-K3, Hamburg, Germany
Art to Swatch, The Museum of Architecture and Design, The Chicago Athenaeum, Chicago, USA
1994 22nd International Biennial of S? Paolo, Brazil  ( cat. )
Seoul 600 International Art Festival, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
1993-7 China’s New Art Post ?1989, Touring Exhibition, City Hall/ Art Centre, HongKong    Marlborough Gallery, London, UKs   Museum of Contemporary Art,   Sidney, Australia, USA
1993-4 China Avant-garde, Touring Exhibition, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Kunsthall, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Brandts Klaederfabrik, Odense, Denmark
Hildesheim Art Gallery, Germany
Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK
1993 XLV Biennale di Venezia, Italy  ( cat. )
1992 Mao Goes Pop, China Post 1989, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia  ( cat. )
The First 1990’s Biennial Art Fair, Guangzhou
1991 Gallery Bianca Pilat, Milan, Italy
1990 Modern Chinese Art, Tokio Art Gallery, Tokio, Japan
I don`t Want to Play Cards with Cezanne, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena,  California, USA
1989 China /Avantgarde, National Arts Gallery, Beijing

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