EXHIBITIONS: PULSE OF THE DRAGON
22 Feb 2020 - 19 Apr 2020 | 9.00am - 4.00pm
Pulse of the Dragon is curated by Guan Wei and Cang Xin. Guan Wei is a local artist with a Chinese heritage. He has exhibited widely around the world and he was the first Chinese-Austraian artist to have a solo show at the MCA in 2019.
The participating artists emphasise themes of religious witchcraft, mythology, folk art and folk culture as methods for opening-up understandings and perspectives of Chinese culture.
Pulse of the Dragon features a dynamic line-up of Chinese and Chinese-Australian artists, who approach these concepts from their local and international perspectives.
The exhibition artists include: Amy Fu (AUS/CHN), Cang Xin (CHN), Guan Wei (AUS/CHN [Glenfield, NSW]), Gu Xiaoping (CHN), Jiang Zhe (CHN), Palla Jeroff (AUS/ CHN), Yang Jinsong (CHN), Yang Xifa (AUS/CHN), Zhang Jin (CHN), Jin Sha (AUS/CHN).
Join us for the official exhibition opening of Pulse of the Dragon on Saturday 22 February (2-4pm).
Guan Wei. COSMOTHEORIA. 2017. Acrylic on linen. 282x750CM 42 panels.
Duration9-5pm on weekdays
Phone02 8711 7123
EXHIBITIONS: BRAVERY UNMASKED 2019
2 Nov 2019 - 28 Nov 2019
9.00am - 4.00pm
In this exhibition radiation masks used to immobilise the head in cancer treatment are turned into artworks by patients, their family and supporters.