Monday 7 November 2011
By stageback on Monday 7 November 2011, 16:50
Saturday 29 October 2011
By stageback on Saturday 29 October 2011, 10:41
Artist talk: October 30, 3 pm - 6 pm
Curated by Bai Jiafeng - Contemporary Art 艺术当代 Magazine
Memory of childhood and Nostalgia.
Childhood memory plays an important role in everybody's growing experience, which affects the potential of each individual's psychological orientation and emotional sustenance.Childhood memory is caused by the results of selection and reconstruction of when and what they've experienced.
Through the fragments of memory, we can tell not only interpretation of the knowledge but also the era of social and identity.
Nowadays among young generation, the recalling back to childhood appears ahead of average, which is named nostalgia.Nostalgia is different with the retro style appearing in classic literature. The feature of nostalgia will establish the collective memory related to a personal childhood impression through a series of different images, pictures and situation.
This nostalgia is not only psychologically originated from the pressure made by younger generation when they facing the reality decided to extract, protect and even avoid themselves, but also the image symbol of the rapid developing and quickly update in today's visual experience, which eliminate us quickly.
All in all, customary in this moment might be a kind of nostalgia in future.
Discussion topics includes two sub-topics:
1."Different field" --- Reverse think about childhood memory which has already become a collective memory.
First of all, find a common experience and then find out a variety of presence in collective memory by individual differences, at this level, which including how we re-read and rebuild out scene of memory.
2."How do we bury the idol" ----Discuss how does the trend of rapid development change and update quickly. So that the popular which we were accustomed has quickly become to the "nostalgia", which hide the visual landscape of society under the fast development.
Bai Jiafeng | Gao Yuan | Luo Zhan | Maximilian Moll | Xiao Shui
and many more guests talk about Memory of childhood and nostalgia
67 bullets - film still 《67发子弹》－ 剧照
艺术家谈话：10月30日，15:00 — 18:00
白家峰 | 高远 | 洛盏 | Maximilian Moll | 肖水
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