Chinese artist Huang Xiaopeng – ‘Always a rebel and an independent thinker’

//Chinese artist Huang Xiaopeng – ‘Always a rebel and an independent thinker’

Chinese artist Huang Xiaopeng – ‘Always a rebel and an independent thinker’

On October 6, 2020, Huang Xiaopeng died of a heart attack in a small, rented room in Berlin’s yet-to-be gentrified neighbourhood of Wedding. On the seventh day, as is Chinese tradition, friends of the 60-year-old artist returned to the room with offerings comprising a tray of fruit with incense sticks protruding from an orange, and a vase filled with white chrysanthemums, the flower of mourning. The rest of the objects on Huang’s desk were as he had left them. Besides a German calendar showing…

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