China’s heavy-handed attempts to drive tens of thousands of migrant workers out of big cities have inspired a backlash of paintings, songs and poetry.
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The museum, which will display artifacts from the Palace Museum in Beijing, is a sign of growing cultural ties between mainland China and Hong Kong.
Using complex and proprietary optics, the Imago camera creates life-size portraits directly on photo paper. A second Imago is in the works for Beijing.
The artist said organizers did not obtain his consent for the exhibition, which draws on works held by private collectors.
The Chinese classical pianist Lang Lang, a cultural ambassador for New York, enjoys the city’s museums — and music in the streets and subways.
Ms. Jiang, ranting from the comfort of her cluttered Beijing apartment, draws millions of viewers each week with her fast-talking and satirical videos.
The heads, on display at Princeton University, are replicas of zodiac heads once at the Old Summer Palace and are a commentary on historical memory.