Artists Talk+Book Launch: Sun Yuan & Peng Yu – Can’t Have it All
Dec 21(Sat) 13:30-15:00 / UCCA ( Ullens Center for Contemporary Art) Auditorium / Language: Chinese/ Entry Free
Guest Speakers: Josef Ng, Wei Xing, Zheng Lin, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, Guo Xiaoyan
Moderator: Robert Bernell
Cooperation Partners: Timezone 8, Tang Contemporary Art
In conjunction with the exhibition Breaking Forecast, UCCA invites the collaborative duo formed by artists Sun Yuan and Peng Yu to present their concept and practice. At the same time, the artists will be in dialogue with the initiators, publishers and writers of newly launched book Can’t Have it All, and explore the art work they have created within the past 10 years.
Published by Timezone 8 and Tang Contemporary Art, Can’t Have it all is a 250 page monograph designed by cutting edge designer Guang Yu from Mewe, the book contains complete documentation of their ouevre of 30 plus installations, performances and interactive environments, executed throughout the world over the last 10 years. The monograph includes essays by Josef Ng, Leng Lin, Han Zhiyun, among others, along with revealing talks with a magician.
UCCA (Ullens Center for Contemporary Art) at 798 Art District
798 Art District, No.4 Jiuxianqiao Lu, Chaoyang District