27 December, 2006
Guan Wei | artv
Paper War 2004,
Digital Video 30 sec
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.
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