S1.009 : Pure Views: Transformations of Chinese Contemporary Art / Lu Peng (eds) / Milan : Edizioni Charta : 2013

Bibliographic Record

Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Pure Views: Transformations of Contemporary Chinese Art / Edizioni Charta; Curator: Lu Peng; 

Summarization of Content

Publication providing an overview of how contemporary Chinese art has evolved and diversified since the early 1980s. It charts "the trend towards a diversity of techniques and styles, responding to the expectations of a new society that, at the same time, is reflecting profoundly on its own cultural traditions". 

The catalogue was published on the occasion of the Pure Views international touring exhibition organised by Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona and Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). 

Publication/Production/Distribution Information

Milan, Italy : Edizioni Charta , 2013

Identifier for Manifestation

ISBN 9-788881-588633


220 pages ; 121 photographs (24.2cm x 17.2cm x 2cm)

Content Form and Media Type

text , still image : unmediated

Classification Scheme

CFCCA Library CollectionResearch Publications
CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureGroup Shows
CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureEvents by locationChina
CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureEvents by locationSpain

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.

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Related places

Italy ()
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Related Terms

exhibition catalogues ()
text ()
still images (has content type)
English ()
Latin ()
polychrome ()
Illustrations ()
Photographs ()
unmediated ()
books ()
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Group Exhibitions (has or had subject)
Touring and Multisite Events (has or had subject)
Italy (has or had subject)
Silent (has sound content)

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