Ran Huang, born in 1982, lives in Beijing and London. Solo exhibitions in the Simon Lee Gallery, London; Long March Space, Beijing; Sean Kelly Gallery, New York et al. Participation in the 10th Shanghai Biennale 2015; 67th Festival de Cannes 2014 et al.
The Administration of Glory
(CHN 2014, 33’, Chinese)
A divination ritual, a stolen car, treasure hunt, brainwashing and a scientific experiment: Five parallel stories from contemporary China that – behind the sparkling surface of their visual elegance – question the role of the artist and his historical credibility.