The Resource Life and death : art and the body in contemporary China, Silvia Fok

Life and death : art and the body in contemporary China, Silvia Fok

Label
Life and death : art and the body in contemporary China
Title
Life and death
Title remainder
art and the body in contemporary China
Statement of responsibility
Silvia Fok
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For all their ubiquity, life and death have not been fully explored as integral themes in many forms of contemporary Chinese art. Life and Death addresses that lacuna. Exploring the
Cataloging source
UAU
Dewey number
709.510904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7345
LC item number
.F65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Life and death : art and the body in contemporary China, Silvia Fok
Publication
Note
Yang Zhichao and Ai Weiwei, Hide, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • FrontCover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Preface; Chapter 1: Life, Death and the Body in Art in the PRC; The production and reception of contemporary Chinese art; The artist's body as a revolutionary tool in contemporary Chinese art: Somatic perception and criticism; Life, death and the body in art; Tactile materiality of corpse in art; Tactile materiality of skull in art; Overview of the book; Notes
  • Chapter 2: The Role of the Body in Representing Death in Art: Simulation of Death versus Dying in the Name of Art versus Photography Documenting Dying and DeathSimulation of death; -- Wei Guangqing, Suicide Project, 1988; -- Lanzhou Art Army, Funeral/Burial, 1993; -- The SHS Group, Big Glass, Paradise in a Dream, 1993; -- Huang Yan, Lying on the Rail, Suicide/Murder News, 1996; -- Zhu Gang, Obituary, 1999; -- Zhou Bin, A Traffic Accident Scene, 1999; -- Xing Danwen, Urban Fiction, 2004-present; Dying in the name of art; -- Qi Li, Ice Burial, 1992; -- Zhang Shengquan (Da Zhang), Dying on 1 January 2000
  • Photography documenting dying and death- Wang Youshen, Before and After Grandmother Passed Away, 1989-1995; -- Song Yongping, My Parents, 1999-2001; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 3: Animal Body in Art; Human body interacting with animal body; -- Zhang Peili, Document of Hygiene No. 3, 1991; -- Dai Guangyu, Incontinence, 2005; -- Wang Jin, To Marry a Mule, 1995; -- Wang Chuyu, Pigeon Dinner, 1999; -- Zhang Shengquan, To Cross/To Carry a Goat, 1996; -- Sun Yuan and Xiao Yu, Herdsman, 1998; -- Xu Zhen, But I Don't Need Anything (I'm Not Asking for Anything), 1999; -- Wu Gaozhong, Birthday on 28 May, 2000
  • Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, A Safe Island, 2003Animal bodies interacting among one another; -- Xu Bing, A Case Study of Cultural Transference, 1994; -- Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, Dogs Cannot Touch Each Other: Controversy Model, 2003; Display of living and dead animal body; -- Xiao Yu, Ruan, 1999; -- Yang Maoyuan, Inflated Horse, 2001; -- Xu Bing, Wild Zebra, 2002; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 4: Corporeal Materials in Art; Human body interacting with body parts; -- Zhu Yu, Basics of Total Knowledge No. 4, 1998-1999; -- Zhu Yu, Skin Graft, 2000; Human body interacting with corpses
  • Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, Body Link, 2000- Zhu Yu, Eating People, 2000; -- Zhu Yu, Sacrifice: Feed a Dog with His Child, 2002; Human ashes as material in art; -- Dai Guangyu, Be Lost, 1999; -- Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, One or All, 2004; -- Xu Bing, Where Does the Dust Collect?, 2004; Human blood as material in art; -- Yang Zhichao, Macau, 2005; Human hair as material in art; -- Leung Mee Ping, Memorise the Future, 1998-2002; -- Gu Wenda, United Nations -- China Monument: The Great Wall of People, 2004; -- He Chengyao, The Possibility of Hair, 2006; Human body as material in art
  • Yang Zhichao and Ai Weiwei, Hide, 2002
Control code
ocn911707129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781841507644
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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417618
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.b35552888
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)911707129
  • pebcs1841507644

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