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    • Trampling Faces Series No. 3

    • Xin, Cang (1967- )
    • Trampling Faces Series No. 3
    • Still image from above of a performance, showing the artist standing amongst a grid of artificially constructed faces; performance in Nanjing, China
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    • Trampling Faces Series No. 3

    • Xin, Cang (1967- )
    • Trampling Faces Series No. 3
    • Detail image from above of a performance, showing the artist trampling artificially constructed faces; performance in Nanjing, China
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    • Fen Ma Liuming (October 19, 1998)

    • Liuming, Ma (1969- )
    • Fen Ma Liuming (October 19, 1998)
    • Still images from a performance wherein Liuming sat without moving in front of a camera on a tripod as viewers had their pictures taken; performance at PS1, Long Island, New York, October 19, 1998
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    • Fishchild

    • Liuming, Ma (1969- )
    • Fishchild
    • Taking a bath in a small bathroom with live fish suspended in the air; performance in Peking (Beijing)
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    • This Person For Sale

    • Fadong, Zhu (1960- )
    • This Person For Sale
    • Stills from video documentation (completed in 1998) of performance in Peking (Beijing), white cotton cloth sign on the artist's back reads ""This person for sale; please discuss price in person""
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    • Untitled

    • Peili, Zhang (1957- ); Jianyi, Geng (1962- )
    • Untitled
    • Still image of a performance in which the artists wrapped themselves in newspaper
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    • Looking For a Missing Person

    • Fadong, Zhu (1960- )
    • Looking For a Missing Person
    • Installation and performance in Kunming, Yunnan Province, in which the artist walked around the city looking for himself
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    • Trampling on the Face

    • Xin, Cang (1967- )
    • Trampling on the Face
    • Performance photographed by Rong Rong as East Village, Beijing (1994)
    • Gelatin Silver Print; Black and white photography
    • Case Study of Transference

    • Xu Bing (1955- );
    • Case Study of Transference
    • Performance with mating pigs (male pig printed with fake Chinese from Book of Heaven 1988 and females with fake English) amid books of various languages.
    • Pigs; Ink;
    • Cultural Animal

    • Xu Bing (1955- );
    • Cultural Animal
    • Performance with male pig (printed with fake English) model of human (painted with fake Chinese) amid books in various languages
    • Pigs; Ink;
    • Cultural Animal

    • Xu Bing (1955- );
    • Cultural Animal
    • Performance with male pig (printed with fake English) model of human (painted with fake Chinese) amid books in various languages
    • Pigs; Ink;
    • Case Study of Transference

    • Xu Bing (1955- );
    • Case Study of Transference
    • Performance with mating pigs (male pig printed with fake Chinese from Book of Heaven 1988 and females with fake English) amid books of various languages.
    • Pigs; Ink
    • Pencil Mask

    • Horn, Rebecca (1944- )
    • Pencil Mask
    • Three views of a performance piece of fabric straps enclosing the face, pencils attached
    • Fabric and 21 pencils
    • Scratching Both Walls at Once

    • Horn, Rebecca (1944- )
    • Scratching Both Walls at Once
    • View of performance of a woman standing in the center of a room with extensions on her hands to scratch both walls at once, from ""Berlin Exercises""
    • Fabric, balsa wood, and metal
    • Twilight (detail)

    • Jonas, Joan (1936- )
    • Twilight (detail)
    • Still image of performance by the artist, in which she kneels with a hoop vertically encircling her body, near a television as a source of illumination
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    • Loving Care

    • Antoni, Janine (1964- )
    • Loving Care
    • Still image depicting performance piece of artist ""painting"" the gallery floor with her hair instead of a paint brush, and using hair dye instead of paint
    • Hair, hair dye, floor
    • In Mourning and In Rage

    • Lacy, Suzanne (1945- ); Labowitz, Leslie (1946- )
    • In Mourning and In Rage
    • Feminist performance at Los Angeles City Hall protesting a series of vicious rape-murders
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    • Gnaw (detail)

    • Antoni, Janine (1964- )
    • Gnaw (detail)
    • 600 pound chocolate cube gnawed by the artist
    • Chocolate
    • Wu Street

    • Bing, Xu (1955- ); Weiwei, Ai (1957- )
    • Wu Street
    • Photo (by Ai Weiwei) of Xu Bing finding the discarded anonymous Oil On Wu Street in New York; they will be paired with an article by Melissa Feldman on the abstract oils of Jonathan Lasker (born 1948) to create the fictional abstract painter Jason...
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    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot
    • Unloading the five varieties of bottled herbal medicine at Palazzo Giustinian Lolin; ""TransCulture"" XLVI Venice Biennale, 1995
    • Chinese junk, bottled Chinese herbal medicine, vending machine
    • Venice's Rent Collection Courtyard

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Venice's Rent Collection Courtyard
    • Still image of a crew of nine sculptures working with 60 tons of clay and wooden armatures to recreate the 1965 original work; at ""Aperto Over All,"" 48th Venice Biennale
    • Clay, wooden armatures
    • Golden Missile

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Golden Missile
    • View of golden missile reaching 150 meters high: general view, 200 model misses; 3 seconds, parachute landing 50 seconds; at ""Site of Desire"" Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
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    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot
    • Piloting junk with aid of gondoliers from Piazza San Marco down Canale Grande to Palazzo Giustinian Lolin (arriving); ""TransCulture"" XLVI Venice Biennale, 1995
    • Chinese junk, bottled Chinese herbal medicine, vending machine
    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Bring to Venice What Marco Polo Forgot
    • Piloting junk with aid of gondoliers from Piazza San Marco down Canale Grande to Palazzo Giustinian Lolin (starting out); ""TransCulture"" XLVI Venice Biennale, 1995
    • Chinese junk, bottled Chinese herbal medicine, vending machine
    • Communication (Series No. 5)

    • Cang, Xin (1967- )
    • Communication (Series No. 5)
    • Artist is buried underground up to his head reaching out his tongue to taste the tongue of a participant
    • Performance art; Color photography
    • The Artifact Piece (detail)

    • Luna, James (1950- )
    • The Artifact Piece (detail)
    • The Native American artist rests on a bed of sand in a glass case. Other cases contained ceremonial objects.
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    • Fetus Movement II: Project For Extraterrestrials No. 9

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Fetus Movement II: Project For Extraterrestrials No. 9
    • 9:40 June 27, 1992: Three (climax) "Encountering others" Kassel International Art Exhibition. 90 kg gunpowder, 1,300 m gunpowder fuses, one seismometer with 9 sensors. Monitoring cai seated at centre: electroencephalograph and elecrocardiograph 15,0
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    • Confucius Diary-Vancover

    • Gu, Wenda (1955- )
    • Confucius Diary-Vancover
    • artist as cross-cultural ambassador: left side is red velvet chinese scolar's robe, right is a red velvet tuxedo next to a donkey
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    • Tea Ceremony 3

    • Mori, Mariko (1967- );
    • Tea Ceremony 3
    • Woman dressed in white with blue jumper serving tea on office building steps
    • Cibachrome print;
    • Subway

    • Mariko, Mori (1967- )
    • Subway
    • Young woman dressed in silver on subway
    • Fuji super gloss print
    • Play With Me

    • Mariko, Mori (1967- )
    • Play With Me
    • Young woman dressed in silver standing at shop entrance
    • Fuji super gloss print
    • Black Dragon

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Black Dragon
    • three blocks block of rose quartz, mounted on the wall, with instructions for the public to face the wall, and press their head, heart, sex against the mineral pillows. Duration : endless, photograph documents a woman, with head on block.
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    • Imponderabilia

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Imponderabilia
    • Two bodies, one of the artist, standing naked in the main entrance of the musuem, facing each other. The public entering the museum has to pass through the small space between them.
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    • Black Dragon

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Black Dragon
    • three blocks block of rose quartz, mounted on the wall, with instructions for the public to face the wall, and press their head, heart, sex against the mineral pillows. Duration : endless.
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    • Shining the Public's Shoes

    • Hill, Christine (1968 - )
    • Shining the Public's Shoes
    • Installed a Shoe Shine Service at the Amsterdam Hilton Hotel for the exhibtion Art Hotel, 1993 and Exported to Paris to shine shoes at the Decouvertes Art Fair, 1994; details of the process
    • Photograph
    • Gnaw

    • Antoni, Janine (1964- )
    • Gnaw
    • Installation view of three part installation: 600 pound cubes of chocolate and lard gnawed by the artist. Not visible: The 27 heart shaped trays made for the gnawed-off chocolate and the 130 lipsticks made from the gnawed-off lard plus pigment and...
    • Chocolate, lard, beeswax, pigment
    • Chao Panti and Baby Panda (Series)

    • Bandi, Zhao (1966- )
    • Chao Panti and Baby Panda (Series)
    • Photograph depicting a man in tribal hunting regalia, followed by a baby panda, with word bubbles indicating an external threat; from the Chao Panti and Baby Panda series
    • Color photography
    • Gnaw (installation detail)

    • Antoni, Janine (1964- )
    • Gnaw (installation detail)
    • One of the heart shaped trays for the chocolate gnawed off the 600 pound cube and three of the lipsticks made from the lard gnawed off the 600 pound cube (beeswax and pigment added); from the second and third parts of installation
    • Chocolate, lard, beeswax, pigment
    • Chao Panti and Baby Panda (Series)

    • Bandi, Zhao (1966- )
    • Chao Panti and Baby Panda (Series)
    • Photograph depicting a doctor about to use a syringe on a baby panda; from the Chao Panti and Baby Panda series
    • Color photography
    • Please, What Is Your Name?

    • Bing, Xu (1955- )
    • Please, What Is Your Name?
    • Proposal for an installation of a computer program that prints out gallery visitors surnames, written in square word calligraphy
    • Computer, printer, ink on paper calligraphy
    • Performing Chinese Ink Painting

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Performing Chinese Ink Painting
    • Still image of three traditional Chinese landscape painters working indoors with an audience at the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden; the fog in the air is from smoke machines
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    • Silk Road

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Silk Road
    • Embroidery on silk of cultural destruction throughout the ages: Center, burning of books and burying of Confucian scholars by Shi Huang Di (221 BC); left of center, Nazi book burning in 1930s; right of center, Fluxus performance of breaking a...
    • Embroidery, silk
    • Panda Zoo

    • Bing, Xu (1955- )
    • Panda Zoo
    • Installation view of two pigs wearing panda masks at Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, September 10-October 10, 1998
    • Pigs, leather masks, bamboo
    • Silk Road (detail)

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- )
    • Silk Road (detail)
    • Embroidery on silk of cultural destruction throughout the ages: (Right of center) Fluxus performance of breaking a piano
    • Embroidery, silk
    • Fetus Movement II, Project for Extraterrestrials No. 9

    • Guo-Qiang, Cai (1957- );
    • Fetus Movement II, Project for Extraterrestrials No. 9
    • Photographis documention showing the artist sitting in the middle of a small island protected by a narrow, small moat; The artist's heart rate remained more or less the same before and after the explosions started as he sat at the middle of them.
    • Mixed media;
    • The Artifact Piece

    • Luna, James (1950 -)
    • The Artifact Piece
    • The artist rests on a bed of sand in a glass case, various personal items and contemporary ritual items used on the La Jolla Reservation were in another glass case
    • Mixed media
    • White Dragon

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • White Dragon
    • Large copper panels, mounted in a vertical suspended pane, with foot rests and obsidian head rest for viewers to step up on and lean against. Photo shows viewers doing this.
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    • Mirror for Departure

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Mirror for Departure
    • An image, taken from on top of the mold, in the artist's studio, after the face has been cast in it.
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    • God Punishing

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • God Punishing
    • Five large quartz boulders, set in a row down a center hallways, with horse hair holders off to the side.
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    • Mirror for Departure

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Mirror for Departure
    • Two images showing face as it gets placed into the red clay mold as well as an after-image of the clay cast.
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    • Shoes for Departure

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Shoes for Departure
    • Two large chunks of amethysts carved into shoe forms, photo depicts a woman,in artist's studio, in Berlon, in stride with them on her feet.
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    • Inner Sky

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Inner Sky
    • Large iron sculptural form, reminiscent of mountains, welded above three poles, under which a viewer can stand.
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    • Chair for Lovers

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Chair for Lovers
    • Iron love-seat like structure, with large amethyst geodes mounted in the space above the seated pair's heads. Photo show a young couple seated in the piece.
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    • Escape

    • Abramovic', Marina (1946- );
    • Escape
    • Visitors are guided into steel constructions with leather belts by the artist's representatives (Escape Guards) and restrained with their ears covered. Wearing headphones to block out any sound, the visitors willingly remain in position for 25 min.
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