Liuzhou Laowai

Random thoughts on life in Liuzhou, Guangxi, China

Mao’s Last Supper

EastSouthWestNorth‘s post today on the appropriation of Da Vinci’s last supper for a fashion ad reminds me of yet another (and dare I say less crass) recreation of Milan’s favourite interior decoration.

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This was created by artist, Zhang Hongtu who graduated from the Central Academy of Arts and Crafts in Beijing in 1964 and now lives and works in the United States.

Examples of his provocative work and explanations of the rationale behind them are available on his website.

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