27 December, 2006

Guan Wei | artv

Paper War 2004,
Digital Video 30 sec
Guan Wei

This simple tracking shot along Guan Wei's exquisitely drawn battle scenes, silhouetted against a traditional landscape scroll, suggests the right-to-left movement of Chinese reading.

Sixteen of Australia's finest contemporary artists rethink the language of moving image and the rhythms of television programming by creating a series of 30-second works specifically for the television screen.


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