➔ First Step: 13 Portraits of Lin Dai, Wen Wu, 16 February - 15 May 2006

First Step: 13 Portraits of Lin Dai, Wen Wu, 16 February - 15 May 2006

Type: Exhibition

Information

Type

exhibition

Category

Programme ➔ Artist Residencies ➔ First Step (2004-2014)
Project ➔ Creative Diversity : Greater Manchester (CD:GM), (2001-2005)

Date(s)

2006 Feb 16 (is beginning date)
2006 May 15 (has end date)

History

Wen Wu's First Step showcase exhibition '13 Portrait of Lin Dai' featured her oil paintings which were reinterpretations of photographs of the famous Hong Kong actress, Lin Dai. The artist chose representations of the actress from different stages in her life to show her as the 'strong minded individual she was'. The works continued the artist's exploration of pop culture and the ambiguity inherent in relationships between photography, reality, and painted representations.

The exhibition was part of the Creative Diversity: Greater Manchester (CD:GM) project. 

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Manchester (is associated with)

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