The performance took place in 5 cities, including Chongqing, Tibet, China; London, United Kingdom; Halong, Mekong River, Vietnam.

Context

Excerpt from Inward Gazes: Documentaries of Chinese Performance Art 2012, The Macao Museum of Art, Macau S.A.R., 2012, p. 22: 'This is a continuing plan and action. The artist collected water from different parts of the world, such as Chongqing, London, Tibet, Vietnam, etc. over the past ten years. Photographs, video, and installation of this performance art, titled Water Collection, recorded and expressed the artist's concern about human living conditions from different points of view, namely politics, history, culture, philosophy, religion, and art.'

Alternative title

Qu Shui (Jing Hua Pian Duan)

Access level

Online

Publication/Creation date

1999 – 2009

Medium

Performance

Content type

artwork documentation

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Water Collection (Trailer), 取水 (精華片段)

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