More than half of the world’s megacities—cities with populations of ten million or more—are in Asia. This handsome and compact exhibition catalogue for a show at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston introduces the work of several artists who draw inspiration from the megacities of Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai, Delhi and Mumbai.
Using materials in those places and creating large immersive sculptures, Megacities Asia features work by Ai Weiwei, Choi Jeong Hwa, Subodh Gupta, Han Seok Hyun, Hu Xiangcheng, Aaditi Joshi, Song Dong, Hema Upadhyay, Asim Waqif, Yin Xiuzhen and the collective flyingCity and their reflections on the complex global issues of migration, consumption, sustainability and cultural heritage.
- Author: Al Miner
- Paperback: 120 pages
- Date published: April 2016
- Language: English
- Delivery: Allow 1-2 weeks
- ISBN: 978-0878468355
- Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 17.8 cm