Hong Kong


Shanghai: 02.07.2015

::TALK and BOOK LAUNCH: Re-print: The First Internatioanl Fax Art Exhibition in 1996

Time: 3:30 – 5:30 pm

VENUE: Osage Shanghai

Speakers: Fayen d'Evie, Nicholas Tammens (3-ply members) and Shi Yong, with the special appearance of Hank Bull

Fayen d’Evie and Nicholas Tammens from 3-ply, together with Shi Yong, will be invited to contribute a dialogue covering aspects of the exhibition Lets Talk About Money: Shanghai First International Fax Art Exhibition held 19 years ago, including the social and political environment at the time. 3-ply members and Shi Yong will also address the Re-print project and the concepts of ‘fax’ and ‘copy’ in the context of their respective practices. The book launch of Re-print #2: Shanghai Fax (1996); Lets Talk About the Money will be held during the event and the book will be available for purchase after the talk.

All public programmes are free of charge. Interested parties please RSVP to elvaxie@osagegallery.com.

The events are held as part of the exhibition, Just as money is the paper, the gallery is the room held from 20 November 2014 to 28 February 2015 and curated by Biljana Ciric. The exhibition is supported by Asia New Zealand Foundation, Institutul Cultural Român and National Commission for Culture and the Arts. All public programmes are supported by Ray Art Center.

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Hong Kong: 12.07.2014 - 01.18.2015

Curated by Charles Merewether

Following the presentation of the exhibition in Shanghai, In A Time Of Love And War: Li Xinping is travelling to Osage Hong Kong. The exhibition showcases the dynamic, multilateral directions in Li’s art practice of more than a decade, featuring work from 2002 to 2014, and will trace the development of the artist’s career through the thread of ‘sensuality’. By mapping both the Asian and European influences on the painter’s works, In A Time Of Love And War: Li Xinping will also explore the artist’s position between “East" and “West”.

Opening hours:
Mon - Sat: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm | Sun: 2:30 - 6:30 pm
(Closed on public holidays. Open to special appointments outside of these times. Docent guided tour arrangeable 3 days in advance)

Opening reception:
12.06.2014 | 6 - 8 pm

Roundtable discussion:
12.07.2014 | 2:30 – 4 pm
 Speakers: Ms. Au Hoi Lam, Mr. Li Xinping, Dr. Charles Merewether, Mr. Jonathan Thomson and Dr. Frank Vigneron
(Open to the public. Consecutive interpretation for English, Cantonese and Putonghua provided. For registration, please contact Ms Grace Lam at gracelam@osagegallery.com or +852 2389 8332)

osage hong kong, 4/F, 20 Hing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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Shanghai: 20.11.2014 – 28.2.2015

::Osage Art Foundation presents: Just as money is the paper, the gallery is the room
Curated by Biljana Ciric

PRESS PREVIEW:  Wednesday, 19 November, 2014, 3.30pm to 4pm

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 6pm to 7.30pm

DIALOGUE: Untitled Files -
With Hu Yun (Shanghai) and Luke Willis Thompson (Auckland/Frankfurt)
Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 4pm to 7.30pm
: Bella Ciao! – The Institutionalisation of Friendship
With IRWIN member Miran Mohar (Ljubljana), Huang Xiaopeng (Guangzhou) and Sang Tian (Beijing)
Friday, 28 November 2014, 7pm to 9pm
TALK: The Art Practice by IRWIN and NSK State in Time
by IRWIN member Miran Mohar (Ljubljana) with Zhang Peili (Hangzhou) as respondent
Friday, 21 November, 2014, 4pm to 5.30pm
(Dialogues & talk conducted in Putonghua and English with simultaneous interpretation provided)

Osage Shanghai

The exhibition takes as its point of departure artist-organized exhibitions between 1979 and 2006 in Shanghai. By inviting local and international artists to re-examine and respond to an archive of materials relating to these exhibitions, Just as money is the paper, the gallery is the roomattempts to reactivate the knowledge of artist-led exhibition making; the exhibition will explore exhibitions as an epistemological engine rather than strategized showcase events, and re-think the rituals within the art system.

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