The creativity of Chinese artists in Qatar
A new exhibition in Doha features the work of 15 Chinese artists, including paintings, sculptures and interactive video games, and focuses on the creativity of Chinese artists working today. Its curated by Cai Guo-Qiang who, along with winning the Golden Lion at the 48th Venice Biennale in 1999, also directed the special effects for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The exhibition is one of the more prominent events in a year-long cultural exchange between China and Qatar. What About the Art? Contemporary
Art from China runs at Qatar Museums Gallery Al Riwaq, Doha, until July 16. For more information www.qm.org.qa.