Emotional Spaces & Engaging Objects
Sixteen young, budding designers studying fashion design at CAFA staged a catwalk of their collections at 751 D-Park last week. We especially loved the no-nonsense, elegant pieces from Masters graduate Yang Xiaohan. See more via CAFA Art Info.
Meridian Space is a new gallery, retail, and events zone located inside the freshly-built Culture & Creative Park at 77 Meishuguan Hou Jie. 77 C&C Park, as it is otherwise known, is an initiative of the Dongcheng district government, who have repurposed a group of buildings that were previously used as an offset printing factory into a cluster of film production, web design, and other creative industry offices. The center of the park is dominated by a theater space still under construction, which is due to open on 17 April 2014. Next to it, at the base of the print factory’s giant smokestack, is Meridian Space. Continue reading.
Image via SmartBeijing.
"Arrow Factory is pleased to present 180 Canvases, an installation by architects Marcella Campa and Stefano Avesani that injects a vibrant colour spectrum into the hutong environment. [This forms] part of a continued series of hutong interventions entitled Theory of Moments - temporary site-specific installations that engage Beijing neighbourhoods currently under demolition”. Read more.
Unmissable! “The MAKE 5ENSE event starts Sunday 16 March 2014, from 15:00-17:00. This 9th C!Talk Beijing will take place in Penghao Theater within the frames of JUE Festival and in collaboration with the Beijing Fashion Collective”. Read more.
BUHUA is an anthology of works of Beijing-based artist, Bu Hua. The publication is designed by acclaimed Hong Kong designer Chen Youjian, who says of Bu Hua, “[Her] imagination is a place with unparalleled wonder and emotion, a fountain of humour and ideas. My creative domain, like Bu Hua’s, is similar to childhood – clean, clever, and full of curiosity”. Continue reading.