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Chinese Artists

10 Contemporary Chinese Artists Who Aren't Ai Weiwei

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.20.2014 | Arts

It's no secret that China has a formidable art scene, anchored on one side by a market hungry for collectable masterpieces and the other, by an establ...

'The Way of Chopsticks' Explores The Contemporary Chinese Family

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.01.2013 | Arts

"'The Way of Chopsticks' is a way of collaborating that is based on the principle of a pair of chopsticks," explain artists Song Dong and Yin Xiuzhen ...

Terence Koh, Walking On Eggshells

Posted 07.24.2012 | Arts

Terence Koh's latest show is entitled "yes pleased" (in lowercase, of course.) Predictably, the exhibition lacked a press release in the days leading ...

Ai Weiwei Calls Out China For Crushing Dissent

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts

BEIJING -- Artist Ai Weiwei has again criticized China's leaders as lacking vision and refusing to permit dissenting voices, saying the government's m...

Ai Weiwei Absent From Opening of New Serpentine Pavilion (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 08.04.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

The Serpentine Gallery in London's Hyde Park unveiled their annual pavilion at a press conference last Thursday. Though architects Jacques Herzog an...

Bicyclists Float In Mid-Air!

Posted 06.01.2012 | Arts

A really great bike ride can make you feel like you are floating in mid-air. These photographs we saw on My Modern Met have a similar effect. Zhao...

Hoax-Art Extraordinaire Exhibits House Of Cards

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts

Xu Zhen, the Shanghai-based artist known for his combination of theatrical humor and social critique, will be exhibiting "Forbidden Castle" this June ...

Hong Kong's Art Week: 8 Hong Kong Artists to Watch

Winnie So | Posted 07.14.2012 | Arts
Winnie So

While many will go to catch a glimpse works by big-name artists such Yayoi Kusama, this is also the week when Hong Kong's artists get showcase their work to a wider audience.

Move Over Picasso: New Top Auction Earner

Posted 01.13.2012 | Arts

Chinese artist Zhang Daqian has knocked Picasso from a very high pedestal. The artist generated $506.7 million from auctions in 2011 alone. Close ...

Ai Weiwei Named Most Powerful Artist... To China's Dismay

Posted 12.13.2011 | Arts

Every year ArtReview publishes a list of the 100 most powerful names in art, in their words, the most successful of the "dancers who’ve spent the pa...