b. 1983, Shanghai, China
Born 1983 in Shanghai, China. Lives and works in Shanghai.
Cui Jie creates paintings which explore the heterogeneous perspectives in various fields and geopolitical contexts by incorporating diverse layers. For the artist, the cities she depicts in her works are closely associated with her personal history: one can identify influences as vast as Bauhaus principles, ideologies of Chinese propaganda art, Soviet communist aesthetics, or the Japanese Metabolism architectural movement, among others. In rendering specific cities, architectures and landscapes, Cui explores the embedded histories of perspectives, and shrewdly proposes the political meanings of distance, angles and time.
Pilar Corrias to open new flagship gallery in London
New Conduit Street space will open in October 2023 with Christina Quarles exhibition
Pilar Corrias opened her first gallery in London in 2008. 15 years on, the gallery will expand its presence in the city with a new flagship space in Mayfair this autumn. Located...
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