To Find the Properties of Illusion: Achieving and Undermining the Local
Opening: 15:00, Aug. 6, 2017
Dates: Aug. 6-31, 2017
Participating Artists: Bao Xiaowei, Xu Hongxiang, Wei Jia and Zong Ning
“To Find the Properties of Illusion: Achieving and Undermining the Local”, the second exhibition of the “11+ Young Artists Project” , is to open at the new Zhuzhong Art Museum at 3 p.m. on August 6th, 2017, and last to the 31st of the month.11.0pt;font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";mso-fareast-font-family:宋体;mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-fareast;mso-ansi-language:EN-US;mso-fareast-language:ZH-CN;mso-bidi-language: AR-SA'>Participating Artists: Bao Xiaowei, Xu Hongxiang, Wei Jia and Zong Ning
The participating artists, Bao Xiaowei, Xu Hongwei, Wei Jia and Zong Ning, will be exhibiting their works of different forms, including painting, photography, installation and digital image. All having received rigorous and orthodox academic education, the four have been trying for years to break the traditional conventions and to face up to difficulties with a belief in “building new things by destroying the old”, only for the sake of finding the value of individual identity in a mass society. Wei Jia has shifted his art from “figurative” to “abstract”, Xu Hongxiang has brought his art back from “anti-traditional” to “easel”, Bao Xiaowei has placed himself in the social incidents live or Zong Ning has created photographic works of strong emotional impact, together their will of “not giving in” will be given full play in their works by this exhibition.