• Current Exhibition

    The Ecdysiast

    Artist: Yao Qingmei

    Date: Jul. 7 - Aug. 20, 2017

    Magician Space is pleased to present The Ecdysiast, a second solo exhibition with the gallery by Paris-based artist Yao Qingmei. The exhibition will debut a new installation, marking for the first time a commission of work produced by the artist in China. In the new work, Yao employs the apparatus of a security checkpoint as inspiration to create an absurd and satirical setting within the gallery. The installation is partitioned into three areas across the exhibition building: custom-made stanchions delineate a path from the entryway into the exhibition; an ‘x-ray machine’...
  • Past Exhibition

    Let‘s Say Goodbye!

    Artist: Liu Ding and Han Dong

    Date: May. 4 - Jun. 25, 2017

    Opening: 4th May, 4 pm to 6:30 pmExhibition: 4th May to 25th June 2017This is another attempt to practice self-awareness and self-understanding. The exhibition is guided by a twenty-year friendship between two people. Having known one another for a long time, this marks the first time fragments from the trajectory of their practices share the same space under an exhibition context. That is not to say there is necessarily any direct connection that converges their works together. Throughout the years, they have never lived in the same city, nor have they worked within the sa...