Chen Xiaoyun | the artist




The artist Chen Xiaoyun
Born 1971, Hubei Province, China.
Lives and works in Hangzhou.

Style and technique of the artist: Installation art, Video, Photography, Sydney Biennale,


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Works and biography
With his video works and largescale photographs, Chen Xiaoyun examines the relationship between the individual and society in Chinaís rapidly changing cultural climate. His works emphasise the artistís role in searching for possible ways in which the individual can escape, often using strong, apparently meaningless and anarchic gestures to illustrate the human individual within its environment…
Who is the Angel?
These last few years, China contemporary art initiated an increasing focus from the international art scene and the Chinese art market reached unprecedented records. This phenomena was furthermore intensified by the multiple biennales, art fairs and exhibitions held in China and abroad. However, although numbers of publications on this matter have been written, most […]


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