中文

18 Days
XU ZHEN 徐震
2006
Single-channel video
23 minutes 56 seconds
Edition of 5
XZU090

“18 Days” records a trip that the artist underwent with the goal of crossing the borders of China’s neighboring countries with remote controlled toy weapons.
Xu Zhen bought some remote control weapons. Then on the boundary line between China and neighbouring countries, he remote controlled these toy weapons entering into neighbouring countries. The documentary in this work recorded the whole course in 18 days.

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Related Exhibitions:
V&P ShanghART Beijing, Beijing 12.20, 2014 -02.28, 2015
XU Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing 01.19, 2014 -04.20, 2014
Pessimism or Resistance? Taikang Space, Beijing 04.20, 2013 -06.08, 2013
Shanghai Kino Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland 05.30, 2009 -07.19, 2009
Videotheque-ShanghART Shanghai, Beijing ShanghART Video Room 2008
Art 38 Basel, Art Unlimited Art Fairs Switzerland 06.12, 2007 -06.17, 2007


Related Texts:
The Path to Appearance is Always... TEXT 2010
18 Days TEXT 2007
Xu Zhen: "18 Days" introduction (artunlimited/art basel) TEXT 2007
E-Books:
Xu Zhen-"18 Days" - 2006 PDF Mar,2007


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