The Mulberry Forest Becoming Ocean
January 20—February 25, 2017

The Mulberry Forest Becoming Ocean

Tao Hui Excessive, 2015 HD video (color, sound), glass, projector, silica gel, iron, wood Duration 19:32 min The work centers on a girl whose extra finger causes her parents great distress. A film about family, prejudice and otherness, it combines dramatic acting and aspects of great artifice, recalling the aesthetics of Chinese TV dramas and movies. Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Press Release

Esther Schipper is pleased to present The Mulberry Forest Becoming Ocean, a group exhibition with works by Pak Sheung Chuen, IM Heung-soon, Tao Hui, Minjung Kim and Prabhavathi Meppayil and curated by Shi-ne Oh. Following the 2008 CYLWXZ exhibition of Chinese artists, curated by Philip Tinari, this is the second curated exhibition at Esther Schipper focusing exclusively on Asian artists. The exhibition will include film, sculpture and work on paper. The title, The Mulberry Forest...
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