2008 · New York, New York
by Chiu, Melissa and Zheng Shengtian
New York, New York: The Asia Society, New York, 2008. Paperback. VG+. Color illus. glued wraps; 259 pp.; 148 color and bw figures. Accompanied the exhibition of the same name held September 5, 2008 - January 4, 2009 at the Asia Society and Museum in New York; Includes sixteen essays and interviews, including "Politics in Command: Chinese Art, 1949 - 1979," "Propaganda Posters and Art during the Cultural Revolution," "The Red Guards' Fine Arts Campaign," and more Contents as follows: Introduction: the art of Mao's revolution / Melissa Chiu -- Art and revolution: looking back at thirty years of history / Zheng Shengtian -- The cultural revolution / Roderick Macfarquhar -- Politics in command: Chinese art, 1949 -- 1979 / Ralph Croizier -- Noble winds and strong bones meet their spirit: the art of Pan Tianshou / Pan Gongkai -- Thunder sounding amid the silence / Zhao Yannian -- Painting Mao / Yan Shanchun -- Chen Yanning's Chairman Mao Inspects the Guangdong Countryside / Yan Shanchun -- Xu Bing: artist notes / Melissa Chiu -- Chairman Mao Goes to Anyuan: a conversation with the artist Liu Chunhua / Zheng Shengtian -- The fate of painting / Shen Jiawei -- Propaganda posters and art during the cultural revolution / Kuiyi Shen -- A pictorial record of the cultural revolution: Luo Zhongli's early works / Wang Lin -- No name group: contemporary recluses -- the Bo Yi's and Shu Qi's of the cultural revolution / Gao Minglu -- The Red Guard's fine arts campaign / Wang Mingxian -- Long march on the road of revolution / Lu Jie.
(Inventory #: 171092)