'Canton Express' is a project for 'Z.O.U.: Zone of Urgency', an exhibition curated by Hou Hanru for the 50th Venice Biennale. The four groups chosen for 'Canton Express' come from the southern part of China, thus providing an opportunity for viewers to study the state of contemporary art in a region where rapid urban development has been taking place since the 1980s.

Names of artists from the four groups, images of their works, general project and design of the project, as well as photographs of the construction site where the art pieces were produced are included.
Alternative title

Guang dong kuai che

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Onsite

Location code EX.ITA.BVE.2003
Language

Chinese - Simplified, 

English

Publication/Creation date

2003

No of pages

255

ISBN / ISSN

7535618421

No of copies

2

Content type

catalogue

Chapter headings
Sustaining Change and Diversity: Situation of Cantonese Contemporary Art after 1990

- CHEN Tong, 陳侗

Barricades: 'Big Tail Elephants Working Group'

- HOU Hanru, 侯瀚如

The Tide of Subversion

- CHEN Tong, 陳侗

About U-theque

- OU Ning, 歐寧

Reflecting Upon 'Pause' in Gwangju

- CHEN Tong, 陳侗

Vitamin Creative Space emerges from the dizzying age of 'ultra consumerism'

- HU Fang, 胡昉

Playing at Home/Playing away: the maze of reality

- HU Fang, 胡昉

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