Lu Yang

Materialism, metaphysics and mysticism collide in the Shanghai-based artist’s maximalist installations

By Gary Zhexi Zhang

The glitter of Shanghai’s international art week masks darker changes in the cultural sphere of the People’s Republic 

By Carol Yinghua Lu

From explorations into the varied meanings of ‘Asia’ to an uncomfortably personal solo show, highlights of the best shows across the city

By Tom Mouna
Lu Yang, UterusMan, 2013, 3D animation still

Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

By Noemi Smolik
Shinro Ohtake, Retinamnesia Filtration Shed, 2014, installation view at Yokohama Triennale

Various venues, Japan

By Ellen Mara De Wachter