Venue: INSIGHTS, Booth 1C12, Hall 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Blindspot Gallery is participating in the INSIGHTS section (Booth 1C12, Hall 1) at Art | Basel Hong Kong this year at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on 15-18 May 2014 with the exhibition “PARADOX”, featuring the photography of London based and Israel born artist Nadav Kander, Mainland Chinese artist Jiang Pengyi, and Korean artist Noh Suntag.
The exhibition features selected works from two of Kander’s most accomplished series to date, Yangtze, The Long River (2006-2009), winner of 2009 Prix Pictet prize, and Bodies. 6 Women, 1 Man (2010-2014), along with a unique mixed media work that heralds new facets of the artist’s creative experimentation. Kander’s first solo exhibition in Hong Kong was also opened on the eve of the fair on 10 May 2014 at Blindspot Gallery, please click here for more details.
Also on view will be Everything Illuminates (2011-2013) by Jiang Pengyi, in which inanimate objects wear a fluorescent glow. The impact of the inanimate on human life is encapsulated with comic cynicism in the strAnge Ball (2004-2007) by Noh Suntag, a series of black and white photos that depict various scenes featuring a Radome, a high capacity radar installed by the US military in South Korea.