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REVIEWS

SHANGHAI

Yuz Museum

Zhou Tiehai

Will/We Must

ZHOU TIEHAIWill/We Must2017, Acrylic on newspaper collage 

mounted on paper, 210 x 457 cm. Courtesy Yuz Foundation, Shanghai.

Shanghai’s Yuz Museum, itself illustrative of the city’s recent and much-touted arts expansion, looked back to an era that predates today’s flashy fairs, glossy arts districts and collector-run museums by way of Zhou Tiehai’s allegorical film Will/We Must (1996). Made prior to Zhou’s ascension into the Chinese contemporary art canon, and before he undertook roles as director of museums and fairs, Will/We Must

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