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REVIEWS

NEW YORK

Cai Guo-Qiang An Explosion Event:

Light Cycle over Central Park at the Asia Society

by JONATHAN GOODMAN

CAI GUO-QIANG, White Night, 2003, gunpowder on paper, 9 x 4 m. (approx.), courtesy of the artist.

Cai Guo-Qiang, arguably the most prominent Chinese artist working today, is a master of fireworks and gunpowder, materials he uses to bring about remarkable visual experiences for audiences all over the world. Born in 1957 in Quanzhou, China, Cai studied art in Shanghai before moving to Japan in 1986. Since 1995 he has lived in New

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