From the gleaming golden Shwedagon pagoda, to the jagged spiky hair of a bristling subculture, Alexander Dluzak and Carsten Piefke wanted to film every edgy surface of a city like no other. They shot their documentary Yangon Calling in the former Burmese...
Mar 10 10:00 am at Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA)An irreverent artist with a voracious appetite for global information and a unique ability to produce work across multiple platforms and media, Xu Zhen (b. 1977) is the key figure of the Shanghai art scene and a foundational figure for the generations of Chinese artists born since 1980.
This month, artists, musicians, and literature enthusiasts descend on our city for a month long surge of cultural activities. The March issue of the Beijinger takes a closer look at the JUE Festival and all of the unique happenings associated with this fabulous fiasco of events.