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A few years ago, Craft & Folk Art Museum had a provocative exhibition of posters and sculptures by Russian artists made during the tumultuous years of Glasnost and Perestroika in the late 80s and early 90s, when Mikhail Gorbachev attempted to save the Soviet Union from collapse.
It was never approved for construction in the first place.
The two works contrasted and complemented each other as duel statements on Chinese culture by Chinese artists of different eras, and offered a suggestion of the future artistic trajectory of the company.
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"The Execution" is the centerpiece of SHOWStudio's exhibition "Death," surrounded by works that similarly access the transitional
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He says of his decision to join the party: "When I came to China, the country was in such desperate plight and the communists
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Mao Tse-Tung's "Little Red Book" is the closest thing to a bible that Marxist-Leninist, materialist and atheist Chinese society
But John was too, I suspected then, in his own way. At the time the political fashion in the West was radical left and Maoist
Each generation of artists, professors and students seems to develop its own set of rigid rules and values.
The Bible is the biggest bestseller in history. But after that, what else has topped the charts? Mao's "Little Red Book" comes
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BEIJING It's not the kind of sculpture of Chairman Mao you typically see in China. He's on his knees as a supplicant, confessing
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