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Title Writing on the wall : Chinese new realism and avant-garde in the eighties and nineties / compiled by Cees Hendrikse ; with texts by Thomas Berghuis [and others]
Imprint [Groningen] : Groninger Museum ; London : Art Data [distributor], ©2008
book jacket
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  709.51 W9397 2008    AVAILABLE  -  30500101324864
Descript 151 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This publication accompanied the exhibition 'Writing on the wall : Chinese new realism and avant-garde in the eighties and nineties' at the Groninger Museum held from 23 March to 26 October 2008"--Colophon
Includes bibliographical references
A word from the curator / Cees Hendrikse -- Message and process : beauty, knowledge and representation in 1980s art / Eduardo Welsh -- The voice of the 'superfluous people' : painting in China in the late 1980s and early 1990s / Francesca Dal Lago -- Catalogue. Chen Danqing ; Gao Xiaohua ; Luo Zhongli ; Chen Yanning ; Ai Xuan ; He Duoling & Ai Xuan ; Wang Keping ; Ma Desheng ; Huang Rui ; Xu BIng ; Gu Wenda ; Geng Jianyi ; Zhang Peili ; Wang Guangyi ; Yu Youhan ; Wang Jinsong ; Fang Lijun ; Liu Wei ; Yue Minjun ; Yang Shaobin ; Zeng Fanzhi ; Liu Xiaodong ; Zhang Xiaogang ; Zhang Dali ; Ding Yi -- The 'art' of Chinese performance art / Thomas J. Berghuis -- Wen Pulin
"Writing on the Wall provides a fascinating overview of the work of the most important Chinese modern artists from the 1980s and the 1990s. Internationally renowned authors Thomas Berghuis, Francesca Dal Lago and Eduardo Welsh shed light on the effects of these different movements in this crucial period in the development of Chinese modern art."--Jacket
Subject Chen, Danqing, 1953-
Gao, Xiaohua, 1955-
Xu, Bing, 1955-
Huang, Rui, 1952-
Liu, Wei, 1965-
Zhang, Xiaogang, 1958-
Zhang, Dali, 1963-
Art, Chinese -- 20th century -- Exhibitions
Realism in art -- Exhibitions
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- China -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions
Alt Author Hendrikse, Cees
Berghuis, Thomas J
Groninger Museum
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