Boomerang: OCAT Biennale 2021
“Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale” (since 1998) is renamed as “OCAT Biennale” at its ninth event in 2021.Themed “Boomerang”, this Biennale takes not only its name, but also its connotations, including movement principle, trajectory, and effect, referring symbolically to the current situation of the society featuring mutual influence and restraint, to the future that we can hardly hide away from, or a counterproductive result.
Gallery Group | OCAT Shenzhen
Songs of a Futile Journey: Silk Road Songbook Songmingyan
Silk Road Songbook (referred to as SRS) The Silk Road Songbook project challenges stereotypes about Oriental exoticism and traditional tourism by incorporating songs into the diverse landscapes of Eurasian countries along the Silk Road.The project is the focus of a chapter on Northwest China in the ongoing Silk Road Songbook project. Through innovation in sound, image and form, participants from different backgrounds and regions are reconnected under the concept of the “New Silk Road”.
Echoes from a Distant Time
OCAT Xi’an is proud to present Alice Wang’s first institutional solo exhibition, “Echoes from a Distant Time”, in the city of her birth. Xi’an also lies within a region that echoes numerous elements of her artistic expression and thinking – space exploration, high-tech scientific research, ancient history, arts and culture, meteorite showers, dark skies, desert, fossils, and a tradition of photography and esoteric thought.
Bu Hua: Miraculous
This Summer OCAT Xi’an is honoured to present Bu Hua’s solo exhibition “Miraculous”. The exhibition presents 8 works by Bu Hua, a representative of contemporary Chinese female artists, including 4 FLASH animation works (Cat, A Seed’s Journey, Dysphoria, and Give it to the Sky) and 4 digital paintings including My One Hundred Million Times Waiting for You in this World VII. This exhibition is the first immersive exhibition of Bu Hua in Xi’an, and features the 45-meters-long Miraculous, her biggest giant digital mural up to now, shown for the first time in China.