A large selection of Li Songsong’s works are recently presented Guangdong Museum of Art, opening on April 26. Li Songsong explores the prominence of photographic images by transforming them into paintings and installations without the added burden of historical value and judgement. His objectivity evokes a rethinking of historical memory and deliberately opens the distance between the original and the transcript, leading the viewer to the imagination of various other possibilities. Li Songs
Pace is pleased to announce its participation in Art Wuzhen 2016, which will run through June 26, 2016 in Wuzhen where is located tow hours west of Shanghai. Art Wuzhen is curated with international contemporary artists works around the theme of “Utopias/Heterotopia”. Pace presents works by a selection of the gallery’s artists, including Li Songsong, Maya Lin, Liu Jianhua, Kiki Smith, Song Dong, Sui Jianguo and Yin Xiuzhen. For more information, please visit Art Wuzhen website.
Thirty works by Chinese artist Li Songsong were recently presented in their first solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, Bologna. Now, they have moved onto their new home at the Staatliche Kunsthalle in Baden Baden, for an exhibition entitled “Material as History”, which runs until 7 February 2016. The works chosen for the exhibition examine the changing perception of historical events by present day populations, especially focusing on Chinese attitudes towards the 20th century.