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March 15, 2011

Ann Arbor Film Festival Artist Talk with Wang Bing (王兵)

Friday, March 25, 3:00pm

University of Michigan Museum of Art
Helmut Stern Auditorium
525 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Conversation via Skype with Chinese-based Wang Bing, a leading artist of the new Chinese documentary movement, moderated by UM professor Markus Nornes. Wang Bing’s 14-hour Crude Oil screens at the UM Work Gallery March 11 - April 1, in alternating 7-hour segments each day (gallery hours: Tues thru Sat., noon - 7pm). Bing’s remarkable Crude Oil invites viewers to follow a complete and heavy working day by laborers on an oil installation in a remote region: the Inner Mongolian portion of the Gobi Desert,

This is a FREE event.

Sponsored by: U-M Center for Chinese Studies and the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan
Co-Presented by: U-M Department of Screen Arts & Cultures

Posted by zzhu at March 15, 2011 09:09 PM