Artist’s Talk: Xu Bing in Conversation with Ornella De Nigris


Artist’s Talk: Xu Bing in Conversation with Ornella De Nigris

Xu Bing, Gravitational Arena, 2022

The artist Xu Bing (2024 Resident) will discuss his work with Ornella De Nigris, Senior Researcher Oriental Studies, Università di Siena. Together they will explore the different resonances of making in the West and the East. They will also talk about the Academy’s commission The Road, currently on view in A Moment in Time: Xu Bing in Rome.

John Delury (2024 Fellow) will introduce the evening.

The event will be held in English with Chinese translations.


The exhibition is open until June 29, on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 4:00 to 7:00pm.

Date & time
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
6:00 PM
AAR Gallery
McKim, Mead & White Building
Via Angelo Masina, 5
Rome, Italy
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