The Power of the Word: Calligraphy in Contemporary Chinese Art
Calligraphy forms the cornerstone of traditional Chinese culture, which has been described as a ‘culture devoted to the power of the word’. Whilst rooted in tradition, contemporary Chinese artists like Xu Bing, Yang Yongliang and Monika Lin are using calligraphy to recontextualise reexamine the past. See their works here »

The Power of the Word: Calligraphy in Contemporary Chinese Art

Calligraphy forms the cornerstone of traditional Chinese culture, which has been described as a ‘culture devoted to the power of the word’. Whilst rooted in tradition, contemporary Chinese artists like Xu Bing, Yang Yongliang and Monika Lin are using calligraphy to recontextualise reexamine the past. See their works here »