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The show

The numerous presence of Chinese artists of the new generation that it intends to propose in the exhibition includes a broad overview of contemporary art trends in China , which while drawing on its centuries-old artistic tradition, confronts the broad panorama of international contemporary art. , opening up to a new artistic interpretation also on themes and techniques that Western culture has already widely experimented in many aspects. The exhibition aims to be a showcase that leads to compare the already known and acquired experiments of Western contemporary art, with the new trends and experiments of Chinese contemporary art , enhancing the rather rapid path that the latter has undertaken to arrive today. to express new orientations that question even the most extreme Western artistic trends.

The numerous artists proposed, with their both pictorial and sculptural productions, will give life to an exhibition that sees an absolutely unique artistic production represented for the great variety of themes and techniques expressed , and able to provide a broad vision of the new thought and orientation. culture that Chinese society today wants to show to the West, and how the entire new universe of the contemporary Chinese world is imbued with the same Western reference values. An evident manifestation of openness to the world, after years of ideological and pragmatic obscurantism, under the banner of Mao's teachings. The same ideologism that in the West influenced the student revolts praising Mao's little red book in the sixties and seventies, and also artistically represented the dissent and social disadvantage of capitalist society.


Works on display

Timetable and tickets


Via Maqueda, 81
90134 Palermo


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Until 04 June 2023

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