Topics Results for: Multimedia  Found: 22 Results

He Xue-sheng – Artist At Work Beijing Province Posted Aug 1, 2012 by dblandy

He Xue-sheng is a successful painter in Song Zhuang. Mr. He was born in 1963 during the Cultural Revolution. Originally from Su Pu village in Sourthern Ningxia Hui Autonmous District in North Central China, he came to Beijing in 1993. ...

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AAD 252 Summer12 Week 3b ~ by: Amy Duryea Posted Jul 10, 2012 by duryea

While reading the articles, “Insole Embroidery: Introduction” and “Insole Embroidery: Insole Design,” It became clear to me that the tradition of embroidering not only relays a family’s status, but the soles also speak of messages. For example, certain symbols embroidered ...

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ChinaVine is now on tumblr! Posted Jul 10, 2012 by Emily

ChinaVine is now on tumblr; ChinaVine is now on tumblr! Be sure to follow along here: http://chinavine.tumblr.com/

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Posted May 16, 2012 by 0

While teaching on her Fulbright sabbatical, Dr. Mary Stokrocki, School of Art arranged for her undergraduate students from the National Chiayi University in Minshong Taiwan to have an art exhibition opening, called Taiwan Now on Second Life (SL), where she ...

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Experimental Music: Zhang Jian (FM3) – Gallery Beijing Province Posted Mar 23, 2012 by jfenn

View a gallery of images shot by ChinaVine team members during a visit to Zhang Jian. Also listen to another set of remixes created by combining clips of an interview with Zhang Jian and loops from version 1 of the ...

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Experimental Music: Zhang Jian (FM3) – Cultural Heritage Beijing Province Posted Mar 23, 2012 by jfenn

While geographically based in Beijing, FM3 works within a critically informed and technologically dynamic realm that traverses the globe. Reviews of their recordings (including the Buddha Machine) and performances appear on the pages–both physical and virtual–of influential contemporary cultural publications, ...

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Experimental Music: Zhang Jian (FM3) – Workshop Beijing Province Posted Mar 23, 2012 by jfenn

Virant (Nebraskan-born, but living in China since the late 1980s) and Zhang (born in Sichuan, but based in Beijing since 1995) anchor their ambient orientation to music in improvisational use of loops, drones, and sound collages created from traditional Chinese ...

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Experimental Music: Zhang Jian (FM3) – Artist At Work Beijing Province Posted Mar 23, 2012 by jfenn

Since the 2004 release of the first Buddha Machine and up through the appearance in 2008 of Buddha Machine II, FM3 have fully incorporated the units into their live performances. “Buddha boxing” is the general term describing two kinds of ...

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Experimental Music: Zhang Jian (FM3) – Introduction Beijing Province Posted Mar 23, 2012 by jfenn

Based in Beijing, FM3 (or FM ‘tsan’) traverse the global landscape of contemporary electronic music via sonic constructions on record, in  performance, and perhaps most famously, via the Buddha Machine (more in other sections or here). Zhang Jian and Christiaan ...

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Woodcut Books: Yang Fuyuan and Yang Haijun – Woodcut Book Da Zhao Village, Shandong Province Posted Oct 26, 2011 by Chinavine

This book is a woodcut picture collection featuring twenty-four stories about xiao, or filial piety, a love and respect for parents and ancestors, which is one of the most important virtues in Confucian thought. For example, the fifth story of ...

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