Thursday, June 4, 2015

Ai Weiwei's Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold presented at the Portland Art Museum

ARTDAILY
Created in 2010, Ai Weiwei’s Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads collection consists of two sets. The installation on view at the Portland Art Museum is one of eight smaller gold-plated editions with four artist’s proofs, intended for interior display and between 20 and 30 inches in height. Photo: Courtesy of Heather James Fine Art.
OREGON---Heather James Fine Art announced the loan of Ai Weiwei’s Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold (2010) and its sponsorship of the exhibition on view at the Portland Art Museum now through September 13. The installation consists of a dozen gold-gilt bronze sculptures representing the animal symbols from the traditional Chinese zodiac. [link]