Chinese artist Cai Guo-qiang on his Palace Museum show in Beijing: ‘I don’t see this as a cost to my art’

//Chinese artist Cai Guo-qiang on his Palace Museum show in Beijing: ‘I don’t see this as a cost to my art’

Chinese artist Cai Guo-qiang on his Palace Museum show in Beijing: ‘I don’t see this as a cost to my art’

Chinese artist Cai Guo-qiang’s solo exhibition at Beijing’s Palace Museum at first appears to be a Homeric homecoming after a tortuous journey.As over 700 VIPs gathered on a wintry afternoon on December 14 to await the opening of Cai’s “Odyssey and Homecoming” inside the Forbidden City – a custodian of national treasures that for most of its 600-year history had granted entry only to those deemed worthy by the emperor – there was a touch of a conquering hero making his long-awaited return.Cai,…

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