• Current Exhibition

    Jiang Zhi: Already I Know the Storms 

    Artist: Jiang Zhi

    Date: Jul. 21 - Sept. 8, 2018

    Magician Space is pleased to present “Already I Know the Storms” in its newly renovated and expanded exhibition space. It is Jiang Zhi’s first show since the gallery announced its official representation of the artist, as well as his third solo exhibition at the gallery.The title “Already I Know the Storms” comes from Rainer Maria Rilke’s poem “Premonition”. For Jiang Zhi, “premonition” is also the primary motive catalyzing his art practices. Before arrival of the storms, the once traceless quotidian is intentionally suppressed. Storms come from the sea, from the ...
  • Past Exhibition

    Liu Yefu: No Easy Symbolism

    Artist: Liu Yefu

    Date: May. 15 - Jun. 20, 2018

    In his second solo exhibition No Easy Symbolism at Magician Space, Liu Yefu presents recent video works as well as a group of small sculptures.By constantly magnifying the self-contradictions of things or behavior, Liu Yefu's video works reflect the structural crisis and deviation from existing meanings on a more abstract level. For this exhibition, the artist has chosen to use “screening,” the simplest and most unaffected form, to display his video works, directly entering into the judgement of the subjects that the works explore, and also hinting towards the ambiguous r...