When in Beijing

Fourteen shows on now in the Chinese capital

Yang Song, Askr Yggdrasils, 2015, sculpture, 116 x 138 x 98 cm. Courtesy Gallery Yang, Beijing Qiu Anxiong, New Classic of Mountains and Seas III, 2013–17, video animation, 30 min. Courtesy Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing Zhuang Hui. Courtesy Galleria Continua, Beijing Shen Yuan: Without Wall, 2017 (installation view). Courtesy Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing Yu Honglei, En Route, 2016, double-channel HD video, colour, sound, 16 min. Courtesy of the artist and Antenna Space Liang Quan, Day with Tea130731, 2013, 90 × 120 cm. Courtesy Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing Wu Chen, Faithful Believer, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 100 x 80 cm. Courtesy Magician Space, Beijing Tai Xiangzhou, Projections of the Revolving Spheres, 2015. Courtesy Ink Studio, Beijing Sui Jianguo, Trace, 2017 (installation view). Courtesy Pace Beijing Wang Chuan, Line No.5, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 180 cm. Courtesy Pifo Gallery, Beijing Han Feng, Somewhere, 2012–17, steel, cement, dimensions variable. Courtesy Shanghart Gallery, Beijing Qui Ruixiang, Untitled, 2005–7, oil on canvas, 160 x 130 cm. Courtesy Platform China, Beijing

Qiu Anxiong: New Classic of Mountains and Seas III at Boers-Li Gallery, 11 March – 16 April

Qiu Anxiong, New Classic of Mountains and Seas III,
Qiu Anxiong, New Classic of Mountains and Seas III, 2013–17, video animation, 30 min. Courtesy Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing

Zhuang Hui: Qilian Rage at Galleria Continua, 18 March – 30 April

Zhuang Hui
Zhuang Hui. Courtesy Galleria Continua, Beijing

Wang Yuping at Tang Contemporary Art, 17 March – 13 May

Wang Duping, World Art No.6
Wang Yuping, World Art No.6, 2016, watercolor on paper, 42 x 56 cm. Courtesy Tang Contemporary, Beijing

Marching in Circles at Long March Space, through 7 May

Featuring Asian Dope Boys, Closing Ceremony, COME INSIDE (Mak Ying-tung & Wong Ka-ying), Gao Ludi, John Gerrard, Liu Wei, Maria Taniguchi, Matt Hope, Mountain River Jump! (Huang Shan & Huang He), Yu Honglei, Zhang Xinjun, Zhao Gang

Yu Honglei, En Route
Yu Honglei, En Route, 2016, double-channel HD video, colour, sound, 16 min. Courtesy of the artist and Antenna Space

Arcadia Revisited: Liang Quan and the Eight Views of Xiao and Xiang Rivers at Hive Center for Contemporary Art, through 7 April

Liang Quan, Day with Tea
Liang Quan, Day with Tea130731, 2013, 90 × 120 cm. Courtesy Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing


Cheng Ran: Neoclassical at Galerie Urs Meile, performance: Friday 17 March, 3 pm


Wu Chen: Bad Man Can Also End Up in Heaven at Magician Space, opening 17 March

Wu Chen, Faithful Believer

Faithful Believer, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 100 x 80 cm. Courtesy Magician Space, Beijing

Tai Xiangzhou: Speculative Cosmologies at Ink Studio, 18 March – 7 May

Tai Xiangzhou, Projections of the Revolving Spheres

Tai Xiangzhou, Projections of the Revolving Spheres, 2015. Courtesy Ink Studio, Beijing

Sui Jianguo: Trace at Pace Beijing, through 1 April

Sui Jianguo, Trace
Sui Jianguo, Trace, 2017 (installation view). Courtesy Pace Beijing

Decade: Abstract Art 10 at Pifo Gallery, 17 March – 16 April

Featuring Benjamin Appel, Gillian Ayres, Enrico Bach, Huang Jia, Huang Yuanqing, Kang Haitao, Liu Jian, John McLean, Simon Mullan, Alexandra Roussopoulos, Su Shangzhou, Tan Ping, Wang Chuan, Wang Jian, Wang Shilong

Wang Chuan, Line No.5, 2015
Wang Chuan, Line No.5, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 180 cm. Courtesy Pifo Gallery, Beijing

Han Feng: Somewhere at Shanghart Gallery, 17 March – 21 April

Han Feng, Somewhere
Han Feng, Somewhere, 2012–17, steel, cement, dimensions variable. Courtesy Shanghart Gallery, Beijing

Yang Song: Askr Yggdrasils at Gallery Yang, 17 March – 23 April

Yang Song, Askr Yggdrasils
Yang Song, Askr Yggdrasils, 2015, sculpture, 116 x 138 x 98 cm. Courtesy Gallery Yang, Beijing

Qiu Ruixiang: Rabbit, Den and Barn at Platform China, 17 March – 30 April

Qui Ruixiang, Untitled
Qui Ruixiang, Untitled, 2005–7, oil on canvas, 160 x 130 cm. Courtesy Platform China, Beijing

He Xiangyu at White Space, through 30 March

He Xiangyu
He Xiangyu, 2017 (installation view). Courtesy White Space, Beijing


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10 March 2017