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First Online Bilingual Guide to Chinese Contemporary Art Launches

Fang Lijun - "The 39th of Mary", 2006 - Oil on canvas, 400 x 525 cm. - Courtesy of the artist.

NEW YORK, NY.- ArtSpeakChina (ASC), the first
online, collaboratively authored bilingual encyclopedia of Chinese contemporary
art officially launched today.
Now online at both  and , the Wikipedia-style
reference guide provides both English and Mandarin speakers with hundreds of
in-depth articles on Chinese artists and the world of Chinese contemporary
ASC’s bilingual, collaborative character helps overcome the
language barrier and is already improving the global availability, exchange and
quality of information about Chinese contemporary art.