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A Crisis of Contemporary Art in China?

Volume 10, Number 5, September/October 2011
by Gao Minglu

Article Description

Gao Minglu champions a re-examination of the complexity of China’s contemporary art history, proposing a reconsideration of it in light of distinct social and political conditions rather than confining it to the customary comparison with the West.

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crisis of contemporary art, Gao Minglu, aesthetic debate, materialization, dematerialization, Red Pop movement, Red Guards, self-criticism