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Tina Keng Gallery

Yang Mao-Lin

Kill Alice - Final Battle

YANG MAO-LIN, Prominent Leader 002 - Mix Hitler, 2011, Bronze, gold, foil, 97 x 70.5 x 87 cm. Courtesy the artist and Tina Keng Gallery, Taipei.

Hitler is merged with the one-eyed blue blob from the 2009 animated film Monsters vs. Aliens. Confucius is combined with the starfish character from the American cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants. The characters from Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865) are recast as the Buddhist pantheon, with Alice doing triple duty as the Incredible Hulk, Guanyin…

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