Challenging concepts of Contemporary and Classical— Upcoming exhibition at the National Museum of China of artist Jian Guo Xu will show case his groundbreaking sumi ink paintings done on custom made silk.
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New York-based contemporary Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang large-scale installation:
- Head On, 2006. 99 life-sized replicas of wolves and glass wall. Wolves: gauze, resin, and hide. Dimensions variable. Photograph: Natasha Harth.
- Heritage, 2013. 99 life-sized replicas of animals, water, sand, drip mechanism. Dimensions variable. Photograph: Mark Sherwood.
check out his blog for behind the scenes photos
A spectacular electrical storms light up the Puyehue-Cordón Caulle range after the massive 8.8-magnitude Puyehue volcano erupted in Chile which had laid dormant for over half a century. The eruption belched an ash cloud more than six miles high over the Andes and cause a flurry of earth quakes. Photos by: Francisco Negroni | Flickr | 500px