4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art present Song Dong exhibition

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art present Song Dong: Dad and Mum, Don’t Worry About Us, We are All Well on 5 January–30 March 2013.

Dad and Mum, Don’t Worry About Us, We are All Well is an important survey of Song Dong’s work from the past three decades. The exhibition contains video, photographic, neon and installation work and reinforces the power of simple actions and the process of remembering. Song Dong’s work evokes the experience of social and cultural dislocation as well as the compelling connections between parents and children.

Beijing-based artist Song Dong has been at the forefront of conceptual art in China for more than three decades and has become known for his personal performances and installations.

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art is Australia’s peak national body for contemporary Asian art and cultural thinking. 4A is a highly regarded pioneering organisation that fosters excellence and innovation in contemporary Asian and Australian culture through research, documentation, development, discussion and presentation of contemporary visual art. 4A’s aim is to ensure contemporary visual art plays a central role in understanding the dynamic relationship between Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. 4A occupies a unique position in the Australian contemporary art world and in the contemporary art discourse of the Asian region. Its position is based on its long-term focus on living Asian cultures (as opposed to traditional arts); its support of Asian-Australian artists; its close relationship with artists; its curatorial innovation and commitment to excellence and its program that leads the national discussion of the Asian-Australian context.

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
181-187 Hay Street, Sydney NSW
Free entry
www.4a.com.au

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