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REVIEWS

BEIJING

Galerie Urs Meile Beijing-Lucerne

Wang Xingwei

Large Rowboat
WANG XINGWEI, Untitled (Man Hugging a Tree), 2006, 

Oil on canvas 163 x 136 cm. Courtesy Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne.

Wang Xingwei's latest painting exhibition at Urs Merle in Beijing has aroused enough excitement to lure back detractors of the medium who feel that artistic value is overshadowed by skyrocketing market values. Named after the working title of one of his paintings, "Large Rowboat" hews to a minimalistic exhibition design that maximizes the works' visual impact. The gallery built partitions throughout its two rooms to

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