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Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe #2020

Cai Guo Qiang I Want to Believe I Want to Believe accompanies the most comprehensive exhibition to date of the innovative body of work by Chinese born artist Cai Guo Qiang best known for his spectacular artworks using gunpowder and

  • Title: Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe
  • Author: Thomas Kren Alexandra Munroe Miwon Kwon Cai Guo-Qiang
  • ISBN: 9780892073719
  • Page: 267
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe By Thomas Kren Alexandra Munroe Miwon Kwon Cai Guo-Qiang, I Want to Believe accompanies the most comprehensive exhibition to date of the innovative body of work by Chinese born artist Cai Guo Qiang best known for his spectacular artworks using gunpowder and fireworks It presents a chronological and thematic survey that charts the artist s creation of a distinctive visual and conceptual language across four mediums drawings m I Want to Believe accompanies the most comprehensive exhibition to date of the innovative body of work by Chinese born artist Cai Guo Qiang best known for his spectacular artworks using gunpowder and fireworks It presents a chronological and thematic survey that charts the artist s creation of a distinctive visual and conceptual language across four mediums drawings made from gunpowder fuses and explosive powders laid on paper and ignited explosion events, documented by videos, photographs and preparatory drawings large scale installations and social projects, wherein the artist works with local communities to create an art event or exhibition site, documented by photographs Featuring works from the 1980s to the present, this volume illuminates Cai s significant formal and conceptual contributions to contemporary international art practices and social activism Generously illustrated than 368 pages, this volume includes essays by Alexandra Munroe, David Joselit, Miwon Kwon and Wang Hui along with some 60 documented plate entries It is the defining scholarly publication on the artist thus far.

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    1 thought on “Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe

    1. A catalogue done right I couldn t rank it by its outstading show, the first time I ve seen the Guggenheim installed well takes a feng shui master to pull this off, apparently , but had to judge it by the execution of the text I ve tried to avoid purchasing catalogues that become coffee table books Sixty to eighty dollars due to all the ineffective color plates that can t compare to witnessing the actual work It s been important lately to purchase theory, essays, interviews.But damn it if this c [...]

    2. Okay, I ve not actually read the book But its the catalog to the most amazing contemporary art exhibit I ve ever seen It was at the NY Guggenheim.

    3. I want to give this review for the exhibit as well as this worthy book as a companion piece He is a true artist.

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