Shanghai Typography 1900 – 2014: Writing and Designing the Chinese Characters without the Traditional Calligraphy
Shanghai Typography 1900 – 2014 is the latest publication of the Shanghai View studio. The book presents the printed works of Shanghai in the past 100 years and, with its systematic, objective and clear documentation, traces the development of the writing and designing of the Chinese characters in the modern era without the influence of the traditional calligraphy.
Tours by the curatorial team of RAM
RAM team will provide free tours of the exhibition for visitors.
Guide: Vivian Li Language: Chinese
Urban Creativity•Gardening Art: Wang Chuan and Chi Shang
The talk will analysis the difference of the traditional gardening ideas between Wang Wei and Bai Juyi, through contrast view of two gardening examples of Tang Dynasty, Wang Chuan Villa and Lvdaoli Garden, to claim crucial differentiation starting point of the traditional gardening art and enlightenment to the modern architecture design.
The exhibition aims to look at traditional media from a different angle. It sets out to present artistic positions using traditional media and procedures, such as divination, the game, gambling and traditional strategies— for instance, “advance through retreat”— in order to develop autonomous languages that utter positions of resistance to the assimilating tendency……