An international art exhibition "Being and Inking - Documenting Contemporary Ink Art (2001-2016)" was held at Redtory Museum of Contemporary Art through August 8. The exhibition will show more than 60 items on display including painting, image, installation, behavior and so on.
The artistic work will be divided into two big special subjects, that is, "Being and Inking", followed by five units, including "Savoring Hsiang", "Viewing Tao", "New World", "Substance-Function" and "Circulation-Alternation". The curator believes that the InkArt is an important channel increasing "some other modernities" for the numerous and complicated pictures of the contemporary world by oriental traditional culture essence since the new century, under the numerous and complicated vision and the complex context where oriental and occidental cultures communicate back and forth, make present and intercomparison with each other.
The purpose of such exhibition is try to reveal the diversity of contemporary art from the angle of "the world", make out various on-going changes in InkArt field in the situation of "Departing-Arriving", thus clearly showing an open, future-oriented and global-vision InkArt system and its development trend.
The exhibition will show the works of 60 artists through 4 display units with support by each other coordinated action. The exhibition will also introduce a special case that the exhibition "A Legacy of Ink Lui Shou-kwan 40 Years On" as part of it. The documents of the exhibition will record important exhibition activities and art events related to InkArk during 2001-2016, accompanied with important discussions of InkArt in art critics.
Duration: Through August 8
Venue: Hall 1&2, Redtory Museum of Contemporary Art (RMCA), E7 Gallery, D6 Gallery, Redtory Art District, No. 128 Yuancun Siheng Road, Tianhe District