TOC: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art 6.1 (May 2019)

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Intellect is delighted to announce that the Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art 6.1 is now available! For more information about the issue, click here >> https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jcca/2019/00000006/00000001

Special Issue: Gender in Contemporary Chinese Art

Aims & Scope

The Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art seeks to explore the relationship between contemporary art and Chinese cultural identity in its broadest sense. This peer-reviewed journal provides a forum for critical debate into Zhongguo dangdai yishu, the ‘avant-garde', experimental and museum-based visual art produced as part of the liberalization of culture that has taken place within mainland China since 1978. It also explores works produced by artists of non-Chinese ethnicity who live and work within Chinese contexts or whose work has a strong relationship to Chinese culture, society and history.

Issue 6.1

Editorial
 

Gender (still) matters in Chinese contemporary art
Monica Merlin 

 

Articles

The spectral interior: Gender and representations of household objects in the work of three Chinese artists
Mengyao Liu

Soft archives: Motherhood and daughterhood in post-socialist China
Zoe Meng Jiang

The hypercultural universe of Chen Tianzhuo
Petra Poelzl

Queer eye for Chinese women: Locating queer spaces in Shitou’s film Women Fifty Minutes Hongwei Bao

Troubling the gaze: The writers and zhiyin of ‘Women’s art’
Yvonne Low

Flipping through a magazine: The consumed and consuming ‘woman’ in contemporary Chinese art
Linda Jean Pittwood

Conversation

Queering boundaries: Art, politics and activism in performance art
Whiskey Chow and Naying Ren

 

For more information about the journal and call for papers, click here >> https://www.intellectbooks.com/journal-of-contemporary-chinese-art