MODEM: February exhibitions

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Spectacle Reconstruction

Contemporary Chinese Art

15 December 2013 – 30 March 2014

Political pop and cynical realism. These two slogans, that also created art schools, symbolised the sudden emergence of Chinese contemporary art at the time when the attention of Western countries turned to the East at the end of the millennium. The contemporary scene is naturally more abundant than these schools, however, without them China (besides the economical) wouldn’t be such a great power of fine arts.



Deathly Nature

Naturalism and Humanism in the Early 21st Century

17 November 2013 – 2 March 2014

In the group show of Deathly Nature, saturated by the influence of horror and psycho thriller, more than 60 works of 14 artists can be seen, presenting what in-between and hybrid creatures fill the Hungarian universe of fine arts. A part of the artworks reflects to our own fears and suppressed anxieties, the others react to the social problems of our present time.


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