天下無事 │ HARMONIOUS SOCIETY: 30 EXCEPTIONAL CHINESE ARTISTS ACROSS 6 VENUES │ Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester → 23 November 2014

“Rspondñ t ɖ Eža Trîeňl Mančestr 14 (ETM14) ʈīm v conflict n cmpašn, ɖs xibišn wl b sīn fṛm an inṭnašnl pspctv, riixaminñ ɖ conflicts az wel az ɖ hāṃni v Čîna, or indd, ɖ Grtr Čîna, n ɖt v Eža n ɖ wrld.

In ɖ past ʈri decêdz, Mênland Čîna hz xpirı̣nst unpreṣdentd ṗlitcl rfwm, ic̣nomic dveḷpmnt n rapid ŕḅnîzešn. Ɖs uphivl tgɖr wɖ ol its consiqnsz – includñ ɖ handovr v Hoñ Coñ – hz amalġmetd intu dêli lîf. Ɖ inṭnašnl pres rpwt mni sošl išuz n čalinjz in n bynd ɖ cuntri, includñ Cros-Streit n inṭnašnl rlešnz. Rspondñ t ETM14’z ʈīm, Conflict n Cmpašn, ɖ kṛtwrı̣l fôc̣s v ɖ SFČCA projct apaṛntli priznts no conflict bt rɖr, olmst ṗetcli, a hāmoňs ssayti (hexie shehui). In ɖs xibišn, Hāmoňs Ssayti z riintrpṛtd in Čînīz instd az tianxia wushi, litṛli, nʈñ (hz hapnd) undr ɖ hevnz. Ɖ tîtl, prisîsli, z dirîvd fṛm ɖ cuṛnt sôsio-ic̣nomic vižn n ɖ ṗlitcl proṗzišn v Čîna’z rêžīm sns 2005, ẇlst its Čînīz vršn oltrṇtvli xtndz its culčṛl n fiḷsoficl coṇtešnz t b psivd in ɖ glôbl contxt (tianxia).

Ɖ projct invîts mr ɖn 30 ātists fṛm Mênḷnd Čîna, Tîwan n Hoñ Coñ t dveḷp ātistc rsponsz. Olmst ol ɖ wrcs r YC premierz n mni v ɖm r speṣ̌li cmišnd n sait-sṗsific. It têcs plês at six mêjr venyz acrs ɖ sitīsentr v Mančestr, includñ ɖ Sentr fr Čînīz Cntmprri ĀtĀtWrc, ɖ Jon Rîḷndz Lîbrri, ɖ Myziym v Sayns n Inḍstri, ḍ Našnl Ftbwlmyziym n Mančestr Cʈīdṛl.

Hāmoňs Ssayti z pṛdyst in c̣laḅrešn wɖ ɖ Tîẉnīz Ministri v CulčrTañ Cntmprri Āt (Bêžñ, Čîna) n ɖ Ynivrṣti v Swlfd fr ETM14. It z olso ṣpwtd bî Caʈe ṖsificBrmñm Siti YnivrṣtiHoñ Coñ Ātsdveḷpmnt CaunslT Myziym, ɖ  Tîpe Dpātmnt v Culčṛl AferzMančestr Sitīcaunsl n Swlfd Sitīcaunsl.

It z xpctd t b a platfwm fr ōdı̣ns, ātists n kretrz, t dscus ɖs ira v xtrōdnri sošl, îdı̣lojicl n culčṛl transfmešn, ʈru ɖer indivijl memriz, prsnl rflẋnz n imajinešnz, n t jeṇret nt onli critcl, bt mr impwtntli, crietv ʈncñ, n ny undrstandñz v âr tîm.

Jiañ Jīhoñ
Līdkretr, Hāmoňs Ssayti
Ōġst 2014”

GAḶRI WEBSAIT


Iyn Yuñz, BBC NYZ, 26 Septmbr 2014


 

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