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From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s
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Materials of the Future: Documenting Contemporary Chinese Art from 1980-1990

In 2006, AAA began locating, collecting, and preserving a large body of important material from the 1980s, a period in China's art history that was in danger of being lost.

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1989 China/Avant-Garde Exhibition

Digitised archival documentation surrounding the important Beijing exhibition

12 Past programmes

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Mon, 17 Oct 2016

Past Disquiet: From Archives to (Speculative) Exhibition Histories

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From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s
Sat, 15 Oct 2011

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s | Shanghai

Materials of the Future: Documenting Contemporary Chinese Art from 1980-1990 | Screening

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s
31 March – 1 Apr 2011

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s | New York and Hawaii

Materials of the Future: Documenting Contemporary Chinese Art from 1980-1990 | Screening

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s
5 – 9 Dec 2010

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s | Beijing and New Jersey

Materials of the Future: Documenting Contemporary Chinese Art from 1980-1990 | Screening

7 Resources

Fri, 4 Nov 2016

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Greater China Grants Presentation | Chen Shuxia and Lu Mingjun

Talk

Sat, 24 Sep 2016

Through the Lens of the Document: Exhibition Histories in 1980s and 1990s China

Claire Hsu | Ecologies of Art: A Modern and Contemporary Chinese Art Debate | Panel : Space and Display of Contemporary Art

Sat, 28 Mar 2015

Anthony Yung | China 1980s: New Art of China in the Age of Modernisation and Social Transformation

Talk

Tue, 1 Jan 2013

Image and Phenomena: The Development of Video Art in China, 1988 to 1996

Katherine Grube | The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Greater China Research Grant 2013 Report

Fri, 1 Apr 2011

Chiang Poshin: From Contemporary Curatorial Practice in Taiwan to the Future of Curatorial Action in East Asia

Talk

Tue, 7 Sep 2010

Co-launch of Two Documentary Projects

Symposium/Forum

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China 1980s: Art in the Age of Social Transformation

WATCH: This talk explores crucial issues that transformed Chinese society, perspectives, and art in the 1980s