Gao, Weigang b.1976 / Misapprehend
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about this work
"When information is disseminated it is necessarily misapprehended by its recipients.  The funny thing is we are constantly in a state of exploring stories and the details within them, but finally it turns out we’re only looking for a reason to comfort ourselves.  In front of us is a monochrome of black and white depicting an ambiguous figure.  Actually, that’s it.  I think one misunderstands it because its exterior appears complex."
(Weigang Gao, 2012)

Weigang Gao (b.1976, China)

Misapprehend, 2008-2012

Oil on canvas
88 x 78 cm.
34 5/8 x 30 11/16 in.
Provenance:
Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China Current Location:
Hong Kong - S PaintingFar East

exhibitions

Shanghai Gallery of Art Booth
CIGE, China International Gallery Exposition, Beijing, China
April 2012

Tiroche DeLeon Booth
SH Contemporary, Shanghai, China
September 2011

publications

CIGE Gallery Guide
(Other), 2012

Artwork History
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