Wang Qingsong

Metamorphosis of Beings and Space

Wang Qingsong

Metamorphosis of Beings and Space

Price: $35,000.00

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Details

Technique:
Lithograph (Portfolio of 20)
Year:
2008
Edition Size:
110
Dimensions:
120 x 80 cm (47 x 31.5 in)
80 x 120 cm (31.5 x 47 in)
Signature:
Signed and numbered

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About the Artwork

The "Metamorphosis of Beings and Space" collection is set of 20 photographs in a brushed aluminum case and produced in a limited edition of 110 rare books. The collection is accompanied by a set of poems by the renowned Poet Fernando Arrabal.

“If you live in this society you must face it, look and observe and pose questions about what you see.”

Wang Qingsong

These photographs bear the artist's trademark: the depiction of brand names within a loud and bold imagery captures a fast-changing environment in gaudy fashion. Critiquing Chinese the proliferation of Western consumerism in China, this portfolio is a superb example of the artist iconic oeuvre.

About the Artist

Wang Qingsong (1966) is a contemporary Chinese artist famous for his large-format photographs addressing the rapidly changing society of China.

About the printing Technique

Weng Contemporary Lithography

Lithography literally means “stone drawing". This type of print is typically made by drawing or painting onto the surface of a limestone using a greasy crayon or liquid wash and is best known for its flat painterly surface.