Actions for Tomorrow is the first solo exhibition in Australia of Yangjiang Group, the Chinese artist collective that use the medium of calligraphy as a conceptual springboard into a diverse range of installations and performances. Hailing from Yangjiang, a coastal city in Guangdong province, Yangjiang Group comprises of three key members – Zheng Guogu, Chen Zaiyan and Sun Qinglin – as well as a number of collaborators from their hometown.
The exhibition focuses on two distinct bodies of work which will include wax-encased sculpture, kinetic elements, and a specially commissioned large-scale calligraphic mural spanning 10 metres of the gallery walls.
[text from 4A: http://www.4a.com.au/actions-for-tomorrow/
Yangjiang Group: Actions for Tomorrow
4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
17 January – 7 March 2015
Co-Produced by 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art and Das Platforms
Video/Interviews: Dara Gill
Yangjiang Group: Actions for Tomorrow is the first exhibition component of MASS GROUP INCIDENT.