Honglei , Yu b.1984 / It
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about this work
This ordinary medicine pot is an object that frequently appeared throughout the artist's childhood. Today, the pot is still used to brew Chinese medicines. With increasing global modernisation it is an object that has barely altered. The artist installed it within a circular structure, almost like a model for thinking, or like waiting for the intervention of an event within an abstract state of tranquility.

Yu Honglei (b.1984, Inner Mongolia)

It, 2011

Stainless steel, metal, wood, hemp, metal chain
Edition: 1/5
90 x 82 x 26 cm.
35 7/16 x 32 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.
Provenance:
Magician Space, Beijing, China  Current Location:
Hong Kong - S SculptureFar East

exhibitions

Everything is Extremely Important, There is Nothing That Will Not Come Back Again
Magician Space, Beijing Space, China
July 2013 - September 2013

publications

Aimee Lin, FutureGreats 2014
Art Review (Magazine), March, 2014
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Yu Honglei
Artshare (Online), May, 2014
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Li Li , Yu Honglei
Artforum (Online), August 2, 2013

Hao Ke , Oriental Master Art
Oriental Art Master (Magazine), August, 2013

Yu Honglei. Solo Exhibition at Magician Space, Beijing
Vernissage-TV (Online), 7 August, 2013
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Artwork History
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