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Ai Weiwei : under construction / Charles Merewether
Bib ID 4315421
Format BookBook
Author
Merewether, Charles
 
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Description Sydney : University of New South Wales Press in association with Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation : Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2008 
157 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9781921410734
Summary

This strikingly designed book explores the questions of cultural violence and history in the work of controversial Chinese artist Ai Weiwei. Published to coincide with an April 30June 29 exhibition at Campbelltown Arts Centre, Ai Weiwei: Under Construction includes two new Sydney commissions.

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  • Machine derived contents note: Ruins in Reverse 25 Charles Merewether
  • 1 A Fork in the Road 29
  • 2 Readymade NewYork 33
  • 3 Matters of Perspective 49
  • 4 Dropping China 59
  • 5 Under the Hammer 63
  • 6 Principles of Antinomy 67
  • 7 A Space In-Between 81
  • 8 The One and the Many 85
  • 9 DurationWithinTime 97
 
Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held 30 April - 28 July 2008 at the Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, and 1 May - 29 June 2008 at the Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 149-153.

Subjects Ai, Weiwei -- Exhibitions.  |  Ai, Weiwei -- Catalogs.  |  Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation -- Exhibitions.  |  Campbelltown Arts Centre -- Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors Ai, Weiwei  |  Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation  |  Campbelltown Arts Centre

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