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Blue Kylin


Blue Kylin portrays the scene from a small northern town which produces stone carving during the shooting of Seven Intellectuals in Bamboo Forest IV. The piece includes 10 videos and an ornamental column weighing approximately ten tons. The ten video clips display the work process of the stone carvers as they were producing the column. Some unfinished streaks on the column can be detected upon careful observation, producing a striking contrast to the delicate and refined craftsmanship usually displayed in such work. Further, the overwhelming size and weight of the stone carving can bring visitors a certain degree of visual shock. The whole piece of work confronts reality, and the visitors seem to be at a "visual bottom of the world", with an overpowering sense of desolate wilderness.

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