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Untitled, 1984

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Beijing based artist Rong Rong is an important participant in the East Village art community that formed after the authoritarian shutdown of Yuan Mingyuan in the early 90's. The neighborhood at the time was a deserted slum made of dilapidated buildings is now a respectable and thriving art production hub in China known as the 798 Factory Art District due to the contribution of artists like Rong Rong.
 
« I thought that art should be free. We simply wanted to express t
hat we were interested in art. »

Rong Rong
Born as Lii Zhirong, Rong changed his name after relocating to the East Village and began dedicating his career to art. Though Rong Rong originally aspired to be a painter, but due to the fact that he wasn't accepted into a local art academy he realigned his focus and became an impressive self-taught photographer.
 
« It was an issue of knowledge and exposure; they had never encountered avant-garde art or contemporary art. »
Rong Rong

Early on in his career his preferred subject matter was documenting the East Village, Beihjing universe and the lifestyles that resided there, but eventually began moving towards photography with minimalist landscapes and simplified subject matters. Throughout the entirety of Rong Rong’s career is black and white images always rema Read More

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Rong Rong

East Village 1994.3, 1994

Photography

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What is East Village Art?

What is East Village Art?

In 1981 Patti Aster opened the first art gallery in East Village. She helped launch the careers of several various artists and musicians. It all started out as a small gallery, but began to gain popularity and pop up more frequently, and eventually making East Village the starting point for other art movements such as Neo-Expressionism and Street Art. The Gallery closed in 1985 due to loss of interest.

Juliao SARMENTO | Mod. 5 | Photograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Juliao Sarmento

Mod. 5, 1993

Photography

Photograph

EUR 1,600

Juliao SARMENTO | Mod. 4 | Photograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Juliao Sarmento

Mod. 4, 1993

Photography

Photograph

EUR 1,600

Juliao SARMENTO | Mod.3 | Photograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Juliao Sarmento

Mod.3, 1993

Photography

Photograph

EUR 1,600

 MR. BRAINWASH | Full of Hearts | Screen-print available for sale on kunzt gallery

Mr. Brainwash

Full Of Hearts, 2021

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

USD 2,600