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Cai Guo-Qiang

Childhood Spaceship, 2012

Gunpowder on paper
157 1/2 × 1299 3/16 in
400.1 × 3299.9 cm
location
Los Angeles
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Commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles

Commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles

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Photo by Joshua White, courtesy The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Cai Guo-Qiang
Chinese, b. 1957
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While living in Japan from 1986 to 1995, Cai Guo-Qiang began exploring the properties of gunpowder …

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While living in Japan from 1986 to 1995, Cai Guo-Qiang began exploring the properties of gunpowder in his drawings. Cai’s use of gunpowder has become central to his practice, leading to his experimentation with explosives and the development of his signature ignition events. Drawn to the medium for its myriad of …

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Commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles

Commissioned by The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles

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Photo by Joshua White, courtesy The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Cai Guo-Qiang
Chinese, b. 1957
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While living in Japan from 1986 to 1995, Cai Guo-Qiang began exploring the properties of gunpowder …

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While living in Japan from 1986 to 1995, Cai Guo-Qiang began exploring the properties of gunpowder in his drawings. Cai’s use of gunpowder has become central to his practice, leading to his experimentation with explosives and the development of his signature ignition events. Drawn to the medium for its myriad of …

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Cai Guo-Qiang

Childhood Spaceship, 2012

Gunpowder on paper
157 1/2 × 1299 3/16 in
400.1 × 3299.9 cm
location
Los Angeles
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