"New China is the finest introduction to Chinese avant-garde art since the 1970s, a textbook and guidebook for students and collectors, as well as Mao's working people A superb, controlled survey of a vast, writhing subject."--Don J. Cohn, Art Asia Pacific
"A current and judicious review New China, New Art comprehensively captures the broad array of contemporary [Chinese] art in all its forms."--Jonathan Goodman, Yishu: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art
" covers 125 of the most influential artists with copious high quality-images and short, strictly descriptive texts." Library Journal
"Richard Vine gives a clearheaded account."--The Independent on Sunday
"New China, New Art is a compelling read and will appeal...to a wide....audience." --Art Journal
New China, New Art presents a lot of information in a higly objective manner; with the result that students, collectors and even scholars active in the field will be able to make better sense of a complicated history with many, many players. --Apollo November 2011
About the Author
RICHARD VINE, Senior Editor for Asian Art at Art in America, is recognized as a leading authority on contemporary Chinese art.