Zoom-In Chongqing.
Malerei und Video an der Hochschule der Künste Sichuan
12 09 17
01 10 17

Founded in 1940, the Sichuan University of the Arts now ranks among the most important art schools in China. It is part of the metropolis of Chongqing, Sichuan Province, which is by land area the largest city in the world. During a three-week guest performance at the Sichuan University of the Arts, Kunsthalle Darmstadt offers an insight into what moves both established and young, upcoming Chinese artists. The group exhibition «Zoom in Chongquing» shows selected works by the university’s students and teachers.

Maokun Pang, VIP Seat, 2015, oil on canvas, 120 x 160 cm
© Maokun Pang

Yifan Li, Graphic Research: Pink, 2016, Single Channel Video, Color, Sound, 6min. 52sec
© Yifan Li

Hai Zhu, Desire for Home, 2014, acrylic and oil on canvas, 150 x 110 cm
© Hai Zhu

Lijun Xiong, Summer in a Trance, 2014, oil and acrylic on canvas, 160 x 200cm
© Lijun Xiong

Wenting Ma, Faults, 2017, oil on canvas, 200 x 280 cm
© Wenting Ma

Hui Tao, Talk about Body, 2013, Single Channel Video, Color, Sound, 3min. 4sec.
© Hui Tao