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In 2008 Beijing hosted the Olympics and Paralympics, four years later it was London’s turn. To celebrate each country hosted two festivals. In 2008 the UK played host to China Now, which showcased cultural and sporting ...

The Politics In Art: Untangling The Cultural Exchange
藝術中的政治:文化交流松綁論

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Today, a major exhibition New British Inventors: Inside Heatherwick Studio was touring in mainland China supported by the British Council. The exhibition, curated by Kate Goodwin, Head of Architecture and the Drue Heinz ...

Thinking, Making, Storytelling – Interview with Heatherwick Studio
構思、製作、敘事——走進赫斯維克工作室

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I was often asked such a question in my twelve years working on China-UK cultural relations: Why does the UK spend all these money on culture and art in China - is it cultural colonization? An official answer could be that ...

Market, Resources, or Cultural Relations: a China-UK Observation
中英文化交流十二年

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“Art is more to do with observation than invention.” Carefully teasing out the globally recognised yet the most easily ignored everyday objects with bright and arresting colour, the British artist Michael Craig-Martin ...

Less Is More: Interview with Michael Craig-Martin
少即是多:專訪邁克爾·克雷格-馬丁

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In the 20th century, “photobook” was produced as an effective media for recording history and reflecting the development of the history of photography. However only in the last decade there has been a major reappraisal ...

Touching From a Distance: the Chinese Photobook
站遠一點看歷史:中國攝影書集

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Art critic, lecturer, curator, chief editor, founder of tomarts.cn, gallerist - for more than a decade, Pi Li has remained extremely active in the world of Chinese contemporary art. In 2012, he was appointed senior curator ...

Beyond Boundaries
牆內,牆外

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It’s 2006, Forest Fringe initiated at the Forest Cafe in Edinburgh, a beautiful decaying church hall above the cafe is the place where the group of artists making space for risk and experiment. Over the years they devote ...

Forest Fringe in China
森林藝穗節:共同在場

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The moving train where we sit always attracts us to ‘see’ the scenery outside, and the speed of motion also removes the passengers from the sense of place, acting as a barrier. Even in a relatively slow tram, serving as ...

The Temperature of Trams: Sitting-Still-Moving 電車的溫度:聽見,城市的瞬間

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