Art in China

Presents an overview of art in China from the Neolithic period to the 1990s

Art in China

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Art in China
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Craig Clunas, Senior Lecturer in Art History Craig Clunas
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Presents an overview of art in China from the Neolithic period to the 1990s
Art and Artists of Twentieth-century China
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Michael Sullivan
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"Sullivan presents a wealth of material that has never before appeared in a Western language. I expect it will be the standard book on twentieth-century Chinese art for the foreseeable future."--Julia F. Andrews, author of "Painters and Politics in the People's Republic of China" "A most sympathetic and useful guide
Performance Art in China
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Thomas J. Berghuis
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Timezone 8 Limited

Performance Art in China takes as its subject one of the most dynamic and controversial areas of experimental art practice in China. In his comprehensive study, Sydney-based theorist and art historian Thomas J. Berghuis introduces and investigates the idea of the "role of the mediated subject of the acting body
Gifts, Favors, and Banquets
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Mayfair Mei-Hui Yang
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

An elaborate and pervasive set of practices, called guanxi, underlies everyday social relationships in contemporary China. Obtaining and changing job assignments, buying certain foods and consumer items, getting into good hospitals, buying train tickets, obtaining housing, even doing business—all such tasks call for the skillful and strategic giving of gifts
Art in China
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: 贾晓伟
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: 五洲传播出版社

Purdue University's site for the art, music, language of China and other Chinese related sites. (File last updated: December, 10 1997). It's music page provides links to a slection of sound recordings of violin solos, instrumental folk music, songs, contemporary music, as well as Chinese comedy.