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From 16 September onwards, Foam devotes its project space 3h to Made of China, brand new work by visual artist Olya Oleinic (1991, Moldova)..

Press Release

In July 2016, Olya Oleinic (Moldova, 1991) embarked on a journey through China and its surrounding areas: from Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei to Hong Kong. Fascinated by consumer culture and the aesthetics of advertising, she went to research the country that produces most of the products we use in our daily lives. At the same time, Chinese culture blends Buddhism, communism and consumerism in a …

In July 2016, Olya Oleinic (Moldova, 1991) embarked on a journey through China and its surrounding areas: from Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei to Hong Kong. Fascinated by consumer culture and the aesthetics of advertising, she went to research the country that produces most of the products we use in our daily lives. At the same time, Chinese culture blends Buddhism, communism and consumerism in a way that seems quite incomprehensible to the average European. With her exhibition Made of China, Olya Oleinic relives her confusing encounter with China’s consumer culture. A typical Chinese shop …

Location

Keizersgracht 609
Amsterdam, NL