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Art of China 14a. Art in the Republic Era

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Questions

Images of Chairman Mao and the Tiananmen (Gate of Heavenly Peace) have become national symbols of the political authority of the Chinese Communist Party since 1949. How does the art created in the republic era reinforces or challenges this political authority? Briefly explain using 1 example discussed in class.

Reading Assignment

Required

  • Neave, Asian Art, pp. 225-232

Recommended

Key Works

In Front of Tiananmen

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Sun Zixi

Oil on canvas; 153 x 294 cm

1964

National Art Museum of China

http://www.namoc.org/en/collections/201306/t20130619_253738.htm

Series 2, No. 3

Fang Lijun

Oil on canvas; 2 x 2 m

1992

Fukuoka Asian Art Muesum

https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/u/0/asset/series-2-no-3/cgHTIQmvpHyGdQ

Mao/Marilyn

Yu Youhan

Acrylic on canvas; 1.48 x 1.48 m

2005

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