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Shi Qing

Forest for the Trees

BY Lee Ambrozy

SHI QING, All That Is Solid Melts into Air, 2012, mixed-media installation at Shanghart’s H-Space, Shanghai, 2012. Photo by and courtesy the artist.

It is mid-summer in Shanghai. Shi Qing unlocks the door to Shanghart’s H-Space and small armies of mosquitoes flock to us. Inside the sunless room, the air is humid and heavy with the smell of the abundant flora that has been growing in there for a month. This is Shi’s latest exhibition, “All That Is Solid Melts Into Air,”…

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