This book consists of six papers by the scholars and the artists in China and in the UK, discussing contemporary Chinese art with the influence from the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
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(262mm x 183mm x 15mm)
Hong Kong University Press
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
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Author Biography - Jiehong Jiang
Dr Jiang Jiehong (Joshua) has lived and worked in Birmingham since 1998. Jiang's recent research and curatorial projects include an international symposium "The Visual Legacy of the Chinese Cultural Revolution in Contemporary Art" (Birmingham, 2004), and contemporary art exhibitions "Collective Space" (Hong Kong, 2005) and "Collective Identity" (Manchester and Hong Kong, 2007), which were supported by awards from the Art and Humanity Research Council UK (2003-04, 2006-07). Jiang has recently set up a Centre for Chinese Visual Arts (CCVA), based at UCE Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, where he is also responsible for postgraduate teaching and research degree supervision.