greatestdegreeofuncertainty:

Ai Weiwei

Destroying the ancient Han-Dynasty urn that he allowed to ceremoniously fall from his hands and shatter into pieces.

On display in Tokyo 

Source: hirshhorn.si.edu

pikuniku:
This Luo Brothers work really marks China from the 1980s, when the Community Party first opened up to global (EUAmerican) trade. When visiting Beijing in 2010, it was easy to find Coca-Cola and Pepsi just about everywhere. Burgers were not, however. McDonald’s is expanding throughout China, but watch out for the drumstick: KFC is growing much, much faster.

pikuniku:

This Luo Brothers work really marks China from the 1980s, when the Community Party first opened up to global (EUAmerican) trade. When visiting Beijing in 2010, it was easy to find Coca-Cola and Pepsi just about everywhere. Burgers were not, however. McDonald’s is expanding throughout China, but watch out for the drumstick: KFC is growing much, much faster.

Brian Dettmer

78

2006

78 Audio Tapes, Frame

20-1/2” x 20-1/2” x 2”

Image Courtesy of the Artist

Travel Plans (Barcelona), 2008, Altered Paper Map, Acrylic Resin

Altered States (Midwest), 2005, Altered Maps, Glass, Frame

United, 2005, Altered Map, Frame

Lei Xue, Tea Drinking 2004-2007

Porcelain, painted, each about 13 x 7 x 7 cm

Becca Mann - Sapphire County, 2007.  Oil on panel

Jan Avendano - The Same But Different

an ongoing series based off one underlying grid structure & made into individual pieces through the reinterpretation of said structure, colour & shape