Walker Art Center

Works in the Exhibition

Huang Yong Ping, <span class="wac_title">Long Drawing of the Bat Project</span> (detail)
Long Drawing of the Bat Project
2003
watercolor on paper
13 x 220 1/2 x 13 in. (33 x 560.1 x 33 cm)


Blog

Watch your back, Betty.
Paul Schmelzer
Fri, 02 Dec 2005

Visitors to House of Oracles over the next few days will notice unusual behavior from the blood red-legged tarantula–dubbed Betty by our gallery monitors–in Huang Yong Ping’s installation The Wise Man Learns from the Spider How to Spin a Web (she’s enclosed in the cage above the table in this photo): the spider has flipped […] read more »


Huang Yong Ping


Writings

Huang Yong Ping, <span class="wac_title">Wheel</span>
Change Is the Rule
Hou Hanru
2005

Huang Yong Ping’s art is an entire ontology in itself. It’s a universe unto itself, and like the universe itself, it’s a complex system generated out of paradox and perplexity, which endow it with ultimate dynamism and vitality. His art is powerful but intelligent, revealing the essence of... read more »


Lexicon

Taoism
(Daoism)

1. Almost all aspects and dimensions of culture and life in China are steeped in Taoism (Daoism). The generally accepted history of Taoism narrates that in its early stage it was a philosophy that propounded a mystical, metaphysical attitude vis-à-vis the world. The... read more »


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