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AT WORK - Twenty-five Contemporary Chinese Artists

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"This unique book shows why many believe China is the next "tidal wave" of opportunity for art collectors due to the sheer creative output and artistic variety now blooming from within a country where only a few decades ago such expression would have been repressed. Within the Western art world, contemporary Chinese art is the subject of intense fascination and speculation. In this book, Jon Burris profiles contemporary Chinese painters, sculptors, photographers, and conceptual artists in their studios, presenting intimate glimpses into their life and work. As a result, he offers a fascinating, lingering portrait of the contemporary Chinese art scene. From the symbolist paintings of Zhang Xiaogang to Fang Lijun and other post-Tiananmen artists, Burris details the historical, political, and cultural mimesis shaping China's contemporary artists." Lavishly illustrated.

The dust cover shows signs of wear and there are two small tears on the back top edge and one to the front bottom edge, but it is complete. Internally this is a very good clean copy.

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Author(s):
Jon Burris
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1592650856
ISBN-13:
9781592650859
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Long River Press
Title:
AT WORK - Twenty-five Contemporary Chinese Artists

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"This unique book shows why many believe China is the next "tidal wave" of opportunity for art collectors due to the sheer creative output and artistic variety now blooming from within a country where only a few decades ago such expression would have been repressed. Within the Western art world, contemporary Chinese art is the subject of intense fascination and speculation. In this book, Jon Burris profiles contemporary Chinese painters, sculptors, photographers, and conceptual artists in their studios, presenting intimate glimpses into their life and work. As a result, he offers a fascinating, lingering portrait of the contemporary Chinese art scene. From the symbolist paintings of Zhang Xiaogang to Fang Lijun and other post-Tiananmen artists, Burris details the historical, political, and cultural mimesis shaping China's contemporary artists." Lavishly illustrated.

The dust cover shows signs of wear and there are two small tears on the back top edge and one to the front bottom edge, but it is complete. Internally this is a very good clean copy.

Added value:
First Edition Dustcover unclipped
Author(s):
Jon Burris
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1592650856
ISBN-13:
9781592650859
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Long River Press
Title:
AT WORK - Twenty-five Contemporary Chinese Artists

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