• Current Exhibition

    Hello, Dusk!

    Artist: Duan Zhengqu

    Date: Sept. 15 - Nov. 15, 2018

    “I always think dusk causes a sadness in people and that the night is deeply mysterious. Looking back to my childhood, it had a special significance to me and it seemed to imply an overpowering yet indefinable melancholy. What’s more is the immense sense of things ‘unknown’ – where everything is seemingly hidden along with their unrevealed possibilities. Dusk turns into something that captivates us because of this unknowable feeling. This is precisely the reason why issues relating to expressions of this ‘mystery’ continues to captivate me.” ...
  • Past 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 ...