Modern Asian Art and Visual Culture

Edited by Kuiyi Shen, University of California, San Diego; Patrick D. Flores, University of the Philippines; and Sonal Khullar, University of Washington

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
2214-5257
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Sophie McIntyre, Australian National University

Taiwan’s quest for identity and international recognition have unequivocally been the most important issues in Taiwan over the past 40 years, and they continue to generate impassioned debate, nationally and internationally. This book explores the instrumental roles artists, curators and museums...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290129
Expected: 
January 2018
€103,00
$115.00

Aida Yuen Wong, Brandeis University

In The Other Kang Youwei Aida Yuen Wong offers the first comprehensive account of the contributions of Kang Youwei (1858-1927) and of his legacy as a calligrapher, aesthetic theorist, and instigator of major trends in modern Chinese art.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299504
Publication date: 
December 2015
€79,00
$102.00

Walter B. Davis, University of Alberta

Culture in Common explores the transnational history of traditionalist art in modern East Asia through a contextualist account of Wang Yiting’s (1867-1938) social use of painting and calligraphy to mediate Sino-Japanese cooperation in the fields of art, business, philanthropy, and religion.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271388
Expected: 
May 2018
€103,00
$133.00

Jane DeBevoise, Asia Art Archive

Between State and Market: Chinese Contemporary Art in the Post-Mao Era examines the shift in the system of support for contemporary art in China between 1979 and 1993, from state patronage to the art market and the creative space in between.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268012
Publication date: 
July 2014
€113,00
$136.00

Edited by Paul G. Pickowicz, Kuiyi Shen and Yingjin Zhang

This collection of original essays explores the rise of popular print media in China as it relates to the quest for modernity in the global metropolis of Shanghai from 1926 to 1945.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004245341
E-ISBN: 
9789004263383
Publication date: 
November 2013
€108,00
$130.00