The Game: The Game at Hyundai Motor Studio (Beijing, China)
Play Societies: Wolves, Lynx, and Ants
Artists : Angela Washko, Chen Baoyang, Chen Xin & Huang Yuwen, Lao Jiahui, Loopntale, Molleindustria, Nicky Case, Pied la biche, Tang Chao, Yao Qingmei, Zhang Wenxin, Zhao Bang, Zheng Da, Zhou Pengan
Curator : Chen Min & Zhang Yehong
Venue: Hyundai Motorstudio Beijing (798 Area), China.
Date: 2020.06.16 - 2020.09.09
"Play societies: wolves, lynx and ants" had its grand opening on 16th of June 2020 in the Hyundai Motorstudio Beijing (No. E-1 in the 798 Art District, No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing). This exhibition is curated by CHEN Min and ZHANG Yehong, winner of the “Creativity” prize in the 2019 Hyundai Blue Prize, who take playing is an instinctive act for animals and humans alike, and is the method as well as the medium of this exhibition. The exhibition is composed of artworks by 14 artists and game designers both from mainland China and abroad, and of different interpretative forms, such as moving image, drawing, multimedia interactive installations, video games and other forms of interaction to show the concept of “play”. Meanwhile, “superhighway”, “refuge island” and “arcade” are taken as cues for the overall scenography design. The exhibition will run until September 9, 2020.