"China Through the Looking Glass (comprising two artefacts 'Fashion Chess' and 'National Dress')"

Ling, Wessie (2011) "China Through the Looking Glass (comprising two artefacts 'Fashion Chess' and 'National Dress')". [Show/Exhibition]

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At the end of January the V&A celebrated the beginning of the
Year of the Rabbit with a Friday Late devoted to exploding and exploring the myths and stereotypes of Chinese culture.

This Friday Lates highlights film shows China through the murky lenses of chinoiserie, fiction and myth. A vision blurred by tall tales and Chinese whispers.

Item Type: Show/Exhibition
Additional Information: Work shown by WESSIELING: ‘Fashion Chess’ and ‘National Dress’. WESSIELING is a London based visual artist whose work uses text and installations to address the immateriality and symbolic power of fashion. She has exhibited nationally and internationally including the Victoria & Albert Museum, Collyer Bristow Gallery, Hong Kong Arts Centre and Austrian National Museum of Applied and Contemporary Arts among others. Further projects can be viewed at www.WESSIELING.com.
Subjects: W200 Design studies
W900 Others in Creative Arts and Design
Department: Faculties > Arts, Design and Social Sciences > Design
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Depositing User: Ay Okpokam
Date Deposited: 14 Oct 2013 13:33
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2017 08:20
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/13967

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