Item description for Out Of The Red by Eleonora Battiston, Chen Lingyang & Lin Tianmiao-Wang Gongxin...
Out of communist China, out of the cultural revolution, out of a closed world... Out of the Red presents photography at the end of this outage, at the start of a new generation of Chinese image makers. What does a young photographer see in the viewfinder of her camera in Beijing, Shanghai, along the Yuan River? The latest generation of Chinese photographers is given free reign across these pages. Witness the visions of Li Wei, Weng Fen, Lin Tianmiao & Wang Gongxin, Chen Lingyang, Huang Yan, Liu Jin, Ma Liuming, Wang Qingsong, Yang Fudong, Yang Zhengzhong, Xu Zhen, Zhao Bandi, Cui Xiuwen, Zhou Meijun, Song Yongping, Bai Yiluo, Hong Lei, and Liu Zheng. With an introduction by Francesca Jordan, an English critic and curator who lives China, and Shu Jang, a Chinese critic, curator, and artist. Introduction by Eleonora Battiston, Jang Shu and Francesca Jordan. Afterword by Primo Marella.
Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 208 pgs / 220 color and 30 b&w.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 12.6" Width: 9.7" Height: 1.1" Weight: 4.2 lbs.
Release Date Jul 2, 2004
ISBN 8890130490 ISBN13 9788890130496
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Good book, but would like to see an update Mar 4, 2007
With the exploding contemporary art scene in China, the book is already a bit out of date. New prominent artists such as Maleonn (a.k.a Ma Liang) have emerged during the last couple of years.
Important Survey Mar 18, 2006
Not enough attention has been given to photography in the world's most populous nation. This is a survey that will help the rest of the world develop a more thorough notion of new art in an old nation.