Sunbird from the Sky
"Sunbird from the Sky" – Nine Persons Exhibition of Contemporary Painting in China was held at Xishan Art Museum. As the museum’s first group exhibition focusing on China’s contemporary painting and art, the exhibition advocated of the aesthetic freedom and the works were selected and planned with full openness. The white spaces running through the exhibition as well as the album created a calm and filmy mood that cleared away distractions, leaving the audience to read and think on their own. The exhibition was recognized as a significant attempt in promoting the socialization of contemporary art in China. By encouraged independent thinking and aesthetic freedom rather than inculcating some certain preset ideas and values to the public, it offered a platform for the artists to show their creative energy and facilitated the free communication between the artists and connoisseurs.
Curator: Zhengyu GU, Yifan LI
Artists: Guang YU, Kelu MA, Jingsheng BAI, Lianghong FENG, Yan LV, Bin XIAO, Congyun ZHANG, Lei KANG, Jigang CAO
Visual Communication Design: Jiayan He
Publish: Xishan Art Museum