Arsenale and Vergini Gardens
4 female artists:
* 1978 Guangzhou, China. Lives in Beijing, China.
* 1972 Xuan Cheng, China. Lives in Beijing, China, and Amsterdam, Netherlands.
* 1959 Xianyou, China. Lives in Paris, France.
* 1963 Beijing, China; lives there.
Curator: Hou Hanru
Having already curated the 2003 exhibition "Z.U.O." in the context of the 50. Venice Biennale headed by Francesco Bonami, Hou Hanru now highlights the women's contribution to Chinese contemporary art in the national Pavillon of China. Four female artists created site specific works in the building and the Vergini Gardens.
>> Press release
Concept, projects of the artists with images, biographies, etc.
China Arts and Entertainment Group, Arts Centre for Biennale
Production coordination: Universal Studios, Beijing
See also in Universes in Universe:
China - Venice Biennial 2005
Yung Ho Chang, Liu Wei, Peng Yu & Sun Yuan, Wang Qiheng, Xu Zhen
Z.U.O. - Venice Biennial 2003
Zone of Urgency, curator: Hou Hanru
Living in Time, 2001
29 Contemporary Artists from China. 19 Sept. 2001 - 6 Jan. 2002, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin. Curators: Hou Hanru, Fan Di'an, Gabriele Knapstein
Information and photo tours
The visual arts of China in Universes in Universe.
China: Artist's index
The artists from China in Universes in Universe.