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Chapter 7

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print November 2010 | ISBN: 9789888028122
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882206816 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0008
Chapter 7

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This chapter discusses the author's participation in the China Avant-garde Art Exhibition in Beijing, China. It explains that her participation at the exhibit was a pure coincidence because she did not receive any application form and she just received a letter saying that the installation Dialogue has been accepted for exhibition. It also relates her decision to fire a gun during the exhibit, her borrowing of the gun from Zhao Xiaoshu, and the assistance provided by Lan Jun in setting up her installation.

Keywords: art exhibition; avant-garde art; Dialogue; Beijing; China; gun; installation; Zhao Xiaoshu; Lan Jun

Chapter.  4187 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Society and Culture

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