James Cohan Gallery is proud to announce that Yun-Fei Ji was shortlisted as a finalist for the Credit Suisse Today Art Award 2012. An exhibition of the finalists work opened on November 3rd, 2012 at the Today Art Museum in Beijing, China.On November 3, 2012, Credit Suisse Today Art Award 2012 Finalists Exhibition (sponsored by Today Art Museum and Credit Suisse and organized by Oriental Art Masters) opened at the Today Art Museum. The exhibition will be on view from November 4 to November 16, 2012.
The Credit Suisse Today Art Award 2012 adopts the same review system as the previous years. The professional panel consists of Hou Hanru, Huang Du, Zhang Qing, Tomas Rose, Andre Rogger and Zhang Zikang, who made their choices for the shortlist from the following five categories: innovativeness, thinking ability, material application, art language independence and culture sustainability.
Hu Xiaoyuan, Ji Yunfei, Jiang Zhi, Shao Yinong, Xu Tan and Zhang Enli were announced as the shortlist for the award of this year. The six artists have totally different art angles and unique working methods. The finalists exhibition is to be held in the form of 6 mini-scale exhibitions, which aim to demonstrate the 6 artists' redefinitions on parameters of contemporary visual cultural works.