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Can Blandness Be Praised?

Volume 10, Number 6, November/December 2011
by Voon Pow Bartlett

Article Description

Voon Pow Bartlett considers blandness, an aesthetic that is little discussed in the contemporary context yet has held a specific historical resonance through the centuries of Chinese art.

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Voon Pow Bartlett, blandness, Chinese aesthetic, Ni Zan, Ai Weiwei