Staging art and Chineseness : the politics of trans/nationalism and global expositions /

This book addresses the politics of borders in the era of global art by exploring the identification of Chinese artists by location and exhibition. Focusing on performative, body-oriented video works by the post-1989 generation, it tests the premise of genealogical inscription and the ways in which...

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Main Author: Davidson, Jane Chin (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2020.
Series:Rethinking art's histories.
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Table of Contents:
  • Front Matter
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • List of plates and figures
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: staging art and Chineseness
  • Chineseness as a theoretical, historical, and political problem in global art and exhibition
  • Patty Chang and the transnational cinematic subject of Chineseness
  • Environment, labor, and video: (eco)feminist interpellations of Chineseness in the work of Yuk King Tan, Cao Fei, and Wu Mali
  • The dialectical image of empire
  • The archive of Chineseness: the global exposition and the museum
  • Select bibliography
  • Index