2016 Red Gate Gallery Residency Beijing

The very impressive Red Gate Gallery

red gate gallery wide shot  red gate entrance  red gate gallery      work at red gate  staircase to red gate

Red Gate provides a fabulous apartment for the month – pictured is the apartment front door with handy man advertising prints on the wall, seen on all the apartment doors. Welcome dinner with gallery founder/director Brian Wallace, the fabulously helpful staff and other artists from around the world.

front door handyman advertsising welcome dinner

Lama Temple – Freezing!

lama temple mask off!   lama temple 2

National Art Museum of China, Exhibition of traditional puppets 2016

puppet exhibition

puppet 1  puppet3

Yoko Ono’s Fresh Air Capsules and Coffin Trees – One of my favourite exhibitions at Fenshou Gallery in the enormous 798 Art Complex which features hundreds of galleries, cafes and stores.

fresh air capsules - yoko ono   coffins yoko ono

The stunning Great Wall

wall 2  wall 3

Further inspiration from the Forbidden City

forbidden city   DSC_0859