TITLE

The Cultural Evolution

AUTHOR(S)
Conrad III, Barnaby
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/1/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 16, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the development of China's art market. During its March 2007 sale in New York, Sotheby's auctioned off $25 million of freshly minted Chinese paintings. "Bloodline: Three Comrades," an oil painting by 49-year-old Zhang Xiaogang depicting blank-faced survivors of China's self-destructive past was sold for more than $2 million. According to Dutch-Scottish art dealer Michael Goedhuis, there was an eruption of creativity in China, from art and film to design and architecture.
ACCESSION #
27047576

 

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