• Current Exhibition

    Liang Wei: Before Itself

    Artist: Liang Wei

    Date: Mar. 22 - May. 6, 2018

    Magician Space is pleased to present Before Itself, a second solo exhibition with the gallery by Beijing-based artist Liang Wei. One of China’s most exciting new voices in contemporary painting, Liang Wei has been developing a unique form of abstract art that combines influences from both modern and classical traditions. Avoiding any conceptual or thematic approaches to painting, Liang’s compositions start by sourcing images from a large range of subject matter in order to tear them apart and reassemble them into new forms from her imagination. These compositions are the ...
  • Past Exhibition

    Access Through a Detour

    Artist: aaajiao Wong Ping Liu Yefu Liu Yin Nabuqi Song Ta Wang Shang Cici Wu Lantian Xie Yu Ji Yan Jun

    Date: Jan. 19 - Mar. 11, 2018

    ‘Access Through a Detour’ is a group show organized by Magician Space. The exhibition explores the discrepancy of what is seen and unseen to the viewer, looking at how artists move beyond the definable boundary of things. To go somewhere via a detour is not the same as losing attentiveness. It is about taking into account something not immediately visible, when there is a certain pleasure in becoming unmoored with a sense that an image can never quite fully capture something in its entirety. In this context, how does distancing help us to produce an effect within this sit...