Inga Svala Þórsdóttir and Wu Shanzhuan | Hong Kong
Inga Svala Þórsdóttir and Wu Shanzhuan
Hanart TZ Gallery 401 Pedder Building, 12 Pedder Street, Central, Hong Kong
March 22nd — May 3rd, 2018
Hanart TZ Gallery proudly presents “Quote! Quote! Quote!”, an exhibition of Inga Svala Thorsdottir and Wu Shanzhuan.
The exhibition will feature a selection of more than 290 works from 1986 to 2018, witnessing the artists’ transition over the years.
Opening on 22 March 2018, the exhibition will run through 3 May 2018.
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About the artists
Inga Svala Þórsdóttir
Inga Svala Þórsdóttir was born in Iceland in 1966. She graduated in 1991 from the Painting Department of the Icelandic School of Arts and Crafts, and in 1995 from the Hochschule für bildende Künste in Hamburg. In 1993 she founded Thor’s Daughter’s Pulverization Service, and in 1999 she founded BORG.
Wu Shanzhuan was born in China in 1960. He graduated from the Education Department of the Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts in 1986 and in 1995 from the Hochschule für bildende Künste in Hamburg. In 1985 he founded Red Humour, and in 1990 he founded Red Humour International.
Since 1991 Thorsdottir and Wu have been working and exhibiting collaboratively. They live and work in Hamburg, Shanghai and Reykjavík.