Posts Tagged ‘Umbrella Movement’

Before the Rain at 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Reproduced items and images from The Umbrella Movement Visual Archive, (2014), installation view (detail), 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art. Courtesy the Umbrella Movement Visual Archive. Image: Document Photography.

Partly an archive of ephemera, mementos of a time already vanished into history, and partly an investigation of the role of the artist at historical flash points of social and political crisis, Before the Rain at Sydney’s 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art is also an exploration of present-day shifts in geopolitical currents and tensions in Asia. The exhibition gathers an intergenerational group of artists[…..]