New thinking about the Chinese contemporary art collection of Uli Sigg at the heart of M+, Hong Kong’s museum of visual culture

Chinese Art Since 1970: The M+ Sigg Collection, edited by Pi Li, pub. Thames & HudsonThe Sigg Collection is the centrepiece of Hong Kong’s M+ museum of visual culture. An invaluable resource, its artworks range from the grand masters of the Cultural Revolution, through the art stars of the 1990s, to a younger generation that has emerged post-2000. But it is also a critique of most mainland Chinese museums, which have only recently begun researching and acquiring works that should be regarded as…

New thinking about the Chinese contemporary art collection of Uli Sigg at the heart of M+, Hong Kong’s museum of visual culture
Chinese Art Since 1970: The M+ Sigg Collection, edited by Pi Li, pub. Thames & HudsonThe Sigg Collection is the centrepiece of Hong Kong’s M+ museum of visual culture. An invaluable resource, its artworks range from the grand masters of the Cultural Revolution, through the art stars of the 1990s, to a younger generation that has emerged post-2000. But it is also a critique of most mainland Chinese museums, which have only recently begun researching and acquiring works that should be regarded as…