Photo suites Frozen Red and Frozen Youth. Installation How Should I Protect You. Textile sculptures. Ice/snow installation.
A Red Track in Småland
Kunming Artist Lei Yan’s art exhibition “The Red Track” will be displayed in Eksjö Museum, Sweden in early 2011, as well as in Mariannelund with outdoor snow/ice installation “Frozen Youth”.
Exhibition Opening in Eksjö at January 15. Outdoor installation grand inauguration February 5 in Mariannelund. Further details, see below.
Exhibition: “The Red Track”
Venue: Eksjö Museum
Time: 15.1 – 17.2 2011, Tues-Fri 13-17, Sat-Sun 11-15.
Opening: Saturday 15.1 at 13:00.
Exhibition: “The Red Track” – Frozen Youth Installation
Venue: Mariannelund Konsthall
Time: 5.2 – 5.3 2011. Outdoor installation.
Opening event with program: Saturday 5.2
This event is co-sponsored by Eksjö Municipality and Jönköping County Council and arranged by Eksjö Museum, Mariannelunds Konsthall and TCG Nordica/ArtsNordica.
Lei Yan first visited Sweden in 2005 through the ArtsNordica project Logbook. Since then, art by this former soldier and artist in the Chinese Red Army has been exhibited in Sweden at a number of occations. She is also one of the central artists in ArtsNordica/ TCG Nordica’s Chinese network and the Västra Götaland grantee 2007.
Lei Yan is also one of the artists who participate in the larger art dialogue project “Bridges”, between a group of Swedish and Chinese Artists 2010-2011.
Read more in the BRIDGES project description
photos from the exhibition: