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Author Chiu, Melissa.

Title Art and China's revolution / Melissa Chiu and Zheng Shengtian ; with essays by Roderick MacFarquhar ... [et al.].

Imprint New York : Asia Society ; New Haven : In association with Yale University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.51 CHI    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    709.51 CHI    Available
Description xi, 259 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 33 cm.
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Asia Society in New York held Sept. 5, 2008-Jan. 4, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-249) and index.
Contents Introduction: the art of Mao's revolution / Melissa Chiu -- Art and revolution: looking back at thirty years of history / Zheng Shengtian -- The cultural revolution / Roderick Macfarquhar -- Politics in command: Chinese art, 1949 - 1979 / Ralph Croizier -- Noble winds and strong bones meet their spirit: the art of Pan Tianshou / Pan Gongkai -- Thunder sounding amid the silence / Zhao Yannian -- Painting Mao / Yan Shanchun -- Chen Yanning's Chairman Mao Inspects the Guangdong Countryside / Yan Shanchun -- Xu Bing: artist notes / Melissa Chiu -- Chairman Mao Goes to Anyuan: a conversation with the artist Liu Chunhua / Zheng Shengtian -- The fate of painting / Shen Jiawei -- Propaganda posters and art during the cultural revolution / Kuiyi Shen -- A pictorial record of the cultural revolution: Luo Zhongli's early works / Wang Lin -- No name group: contemporary recluses - the Bo Yi's and Shu Qi's of the cultural revolution / Gao Minglu -- The Red Guard's fine arts campaign / Wang Mingxian -- Long march on the road of revolution / Lu Jie.
Subject Art, Chinese -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Socialist realism in art -- China -- Exhibitions.
China -- History -- Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 -- Art and the revolution -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Zheng, Sheng Tian, 1938-
Asia Society.
ISBN 9780300140644 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300140649 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780878481088 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0878481087 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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