Tag: Asian Futurism
Full Japanese Text with Translator’s Note With deep gratitude to “アーギュメンツ製作委員会”（Arguments’ Production Committee; email@example.com). Originally published for E-Flux Journal.
Long essay for E-Flux Journal #81 http://www.e-flux.com/journal/81/126662/asian-futurism-and-the-non-other/
In 2006, Shanghai-based artist Qiu Anxiong premiered New Classic of Mountains and Seas I (NCMS1), a thirty-minute, three-channel ink animation that narrated a powerful allegory of modern civilization and its plight. Inspired by the ancient encyclopedic cosmography Classic of Mountains and Seas, which describes a myriad of prehistoric and mythological creatures, the video and its […]