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Making China

United States

Jonathan Goodman


YIN XlUZHEN, Portable City- Beijing, 2000, mixed media, map, clothing, magnifying glass, suitcase, light, 85.1 x 127 cm.

With the exhibition 'Making China', Beijing-based independent curator Huang Du and Yale doctoral student Bingyi Huang set out to update New York's knowledge of contemporary Chinese art, including painting, sculpture, video and installation by some thirteen artists.1 The title of the show, 'Making China', refers to the well-known phrase 'made in China', however, as the title implies, the exhibition intended to shift attention from the objects to…

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