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Hou, Hanru

Overview
Works: 257 works in 422 publications in 8 languages and 3,375 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Collector, Curator, zxx, Interviewee, Author of introduction, wat, Interviewer, Creator, Organizer of meeting, Publishing director, Director, Other, win
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Most widely held works about Hanru Hou
 
Most widely held works by Hanru Hou
How latitudes become forms : art in a global age by Philippe Vergné( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The rise of globalism has created tremendous challenges to old economic, political, and cultural paradigms, and these changes are reflected in artistic practices. Disciplinary boundaries are crossed as easily as geographical ones. How does the new internationalism that we are facing affect aesthetics and artistic production? Is there a link, for example, between the rise of video works and the global availability of the digital medium? Does the global information age facilitate an 'international language of art' and an alternative reading of art history, toward art histories? From the perspective of a museum of modern and contemporary art, the institution has to overcome a majore contradiction between its mission of permanence and its mission of change. How can cultural institutions contribute to the revamping of their own structures now that the hegemony of Western modernity is being challenged? How can museums connect with new audiences through different practices, different scholarship, and different interpretative strategies growing out of the sedimentation of their histories? To invite and encourage such dialogue, 'How latitudes become forms : art in a global age' looks at current scholarship on globalism and changing curatorial practices, and identifies critical models provided by artists themselves. This catalogue features thought-provoking essays and conversations by curators, critics, and cultural programmers from across the world as well as the multidisciplinary artworks of more than forty visual, film/video, performing, and new media artists from Brazil, China, India, Japan, South Africa, Turkey, and the United States." -- book cover
China onward : the Estella Collection : Chinese contemporary art, 1966-2006 by Britta Erickson( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This monumental volume highlights the esteemed Estella Collection of contemporary Chinese art, with works spanning from 1966-2006. At more than 450 pages, and standing more than 13 inches tall by 10 inches wide, it features an abundant supply of lavish full-spread images and remarkable details of work by virtually every major contemporary Chinese artist to have contributed to the pivotal, revolutionary moment that has lasted from the 1970s until today. Some of the contributing artists include Wang Keping, Huang Rui, Ai Weiwei, Cai Guo-Qiang, Cai Jin, Feng Zhengjie, Wenda Gu, Huang Yong Ping, Rong Rong and Inri, Su-en Wong, Xu Bing, Yue Minjun and Zhang Huan. The breadth of work collected within the covers of this catalogue is so far unrivalled in quality and range. With impeccable scholarship for specialists as well as a lucid and accessible introduction for the wider public."--Amazon.com
Yin Xiuzhen by Xiuzhen Yin( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monograph on one of the most exciting sculptors and installation artists emerging from today's blooming Chinese contemporary art scene
Le spectacle du quotidien = the spectacle of the everyday : Xe Biennale de Lyon by Biennale de Lyon( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in French and English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the 10th edition of the Lyon Biennale, held between 16 September 2009 and 3 January 2010 curated by Hou Hanru. The Biennale and the catalogue start with the premise that within a global art scene there is an increasing tendency to reinvent the ordinary into something spectacular and unique that is in turn challenging the notion of the spectacle and the everyday. This catalogue documents the programme presented thoughout Lyon and the selected works of the some 60 artists who have contributed to it. Illustrated throughout, the publication also includes written contributions by Boris Groys, Thierry Raspail, Hou Hanru. Nikos Papastergiadis, Philippe Vergne and Abdelkader Damani, among others
Gu shi xin bian = Tales of our time by N.Y.) Guggenheim Museum (New York( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tales of Our Time' presents works by seven artists based in mainland China, Hong Kong or Taiwan: Sun Xun, Zhou Tao, Chia-En Jao, Kan Xuan, the Yangjiang Group, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu and Tsang Kin-Wah. Working in video, sculpture, installation, mixed media on paper and participatory intervention, these artists poetically balance politics and aesthetics. The exhibition and accompanying catalogue offer a heterogeneous view of contemporary art from China and highlight tensions between individual narratives and the constructions of mainstream history. A conceptual extension of the exhibition, the catalogue functions as a hybrid of a traditional exhibition publication and a fiction collection. Featuring scholarly essays and artwork descriptions, it presents an unconventional examination of the artists whose practices challenge current dialogues about Chinese art. In seven commissioned short stories, Chinese and American writers explore contemporary society through the art of storytelling."--Publisher's description
Michael Lin by Michael Ming Hong Lin( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Lin is highly regarded for his monumental painted installations that reconfigure and redesign public spaces. Using patterns based on traditional Taiwanese textiles, his work has been integrated into museum cafés, lobbies, galleries and façades in many countries, dynamically transforming their architecture and the the way they are perceived by the public.For his solo exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Michael Lin has created an enormous hand-painted mural that will cover the Gallery’s Georgia Street façade, bringing his artwork outside the traditional confines of the Gallery space. Expanding on his interest in veiling the institution, he has also conceived a book-wrapping project for the Gallery Store, which will cover Gallery publications in a wrapping paper of his own design.Raised in Taiwan, Lin lives between Brussels, Shanghai and Taipei. His work reflects the influence of these diverse sites of cultural production and his movement between them
Wherever we go : art, identity, cultures in transit = Ovunque andiamo : arte, identità, culture in transito by Spazio Oberdan. <Milano>( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in Italian and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They cross borders, spanning territories and cultures; wherever they go they gather information and borrow images, styles, and languages. For a variety of reasons, they have left their native soil. They are artists from around the world: from Europe to Southeast Asia, the Middle East to America. What unites them is an intercultural outlook that is not a deliberate choice, but a response to the stimuli and the influences of the different environments in which they have ended up living. Published in conjunction with the exhibition co-organized by the Spazio Oberdan in Milan and the San Francisco Art Institute, Wherever We Go brings together more than fifty works (videos, sculptures, installations, drawings, and photographs) by twenty-three artists from around the world. Challenging any unequivocal or simplistic definition, the works of these artists invite us to reflect on themes of displacement and migration, citizenship and representation. The works convey the complex and stratified character of today's society, and reflect a composite world, with fluid borders and broadened horizons, a world permeated by tensions and anything but at peace in its many components, but one that is culturally rich and fascinating
Shifting gravity by World biennial forum( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan shou pai zhang( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in Multiple languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 'One Hand Clapping', five artists from Greater China--Cao Fei, Duan Jianyu, Lin Yilin, Wong Ping and Samson Young--explore the ways in which globalization affects our understanding of the future. From a film shot at the industrial facilities of mainland China to a virtual reality intervention into the Guggenheim's iconic rotunda and musical compositions for imaginary instruments that defy the laws of physics, these works examine our systems of exchange, communication and production, and engage creatively with the future as a form of poetic revolution. Essays by the exhibition's organizers, Xiaoyu Weng and Hou Hanru, are joined by a theoretical text on technology and culture by the philosopher Yuk Hui, selected poems by millennial poets and sections presenting materials related to the commissioning process for each of the artists. Exhibition: Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA (04.05. - 21.10.2018)
Qin Yufen by Yufen Qin( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global Multitude( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In today's Europe, immigrants as a main element of the multitude are decisively important to a global-local negotiation and fundamentally transforming the structure of the society and the culture while they contribute significantly to the efficiency of the economic system. The multitude is the very driving force of a humane Europe. They propose alternative visions." "In "Global Multitude", we present the works by some of the most remarkable artists from this migrating multitude in today's European art scene as a perfect example of the making of such alternative visions."--Jacket
El poder de la duda = the power of doubt( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shen Yuan by Shen Yuan( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10. uluslararası İstanbul bienali, 8 Eylül - 4 Kasim 2007 = 10th International Istanbul biennial, September 8 - November 4, 2007 by International Istanbul Biennial( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in Turkish and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MAP Office : where the map is the territory by MAP Office (Art studio)( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walking the line between art and architecture, urbanism and abstraction, political activism and aesthetic analysis, MAP Office offers a way of seeing a city. MAP Office--the collective name under which Valérie Portefaix and Laurent Gutierrez have worked since 1997--us a generator of ideas, a respite of reflexivity that strives to delimit existing conditions in terms of the urban, environmental, institutional, and biopolitical, taking the city as an object of research and site of intervention
Magiciens de la terre : retour sur une exposition légendaire, 1989, 2014 by Paris. Centre Georges Pompidou( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ouvrage publié à l'occasion de l'exposition hommage "Magiciens de la terre. Retour sur une exposition légendaire" présentée au Centre Pompidou, Paris, du 2 juillet au 8 septembre 2014.00Cet ouvrage, édité à l'occasion des 25 ans de Magiciens de la terre, est un formidable témoignage de ce qu'a été réellement cette exposition si largement commentée dans le monde entier et qui a représenté un tournant dans l'histoire de l'art. Ce beau-livre propose, pour la première fois, une vue complète de la scénographie de 1989 dans les deux lieux (le Centre Pompidou et la Grande Halle de la Villette), à travers plus de 410 photographies inédites et de témoignages des artistes exposés. Dans une deuxième partie, la parole est donnée aux acteurs de l'époque : Mark Francis, André Magnin et Aline Luque, commissaires associés, et Hou Hanru, témoin privilégié de la découverte des artistes chinois
Sarkis : alive and after by Sarkis( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huang Yong Ping : Bâton serpent by Yong Ping Huang( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guan Wei by Dinah Dysart( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This richly illustrated publication brings fresh insight to Guan Wei's art, and the myriad viewer and critical responses that his art invites, shedding light on his distinctive visual language, which draws on his noble Manchu ancestry, and his strong desire to connect with today's world. Author is an Australian resident
 
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How latitudes become forms : art in a global age
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China onward : the Estella Collection : Chinese contemporary art, 1966-2006Michael LinWherever we go : art, identity, cultures in transit = Ovunque andiamo : arte, identità, culture in transitoQin YufenGlobal MultitudeEl poder de la duda = the power of doubtMAP Office : where the map is the territoryGuan Wei
Alternative Names
Hanru , Hou

Hanru, Hou 1963-

Hou, Han-ju.

Hou, Han-ju 1963-

Hou, Han ru

Hou, Han ru 1963-

Hou, Hanru

Hou Hanru 1963-....

Hou Hanru art critic, curator, art director of MAXXI

Hou Hanru artista chino

Hou Hanru artiste chinois

Hou Hanru Chinees conservator

Hou Hanru chinesischer Kurator

האנרו, הו 1963-

הנרו, הו 1963-

허우한루 1963-

후한여 1963-

侯, 瀚如

侯 瀚如 1963-....

侯瀚如

侯瀚如, 1963-

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