Terra Cotta

  • April 19, 2012  

    Artist Gong Yuebin grew up during China’s Cultural Revolution and it shows. His piece “Site 2801,” on display at Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, Calif., reflects a re-imagined terra cotta army — 200 warriors interspersed with 10 modern-looking soldiers, symbolizing an unchanged feeling of militarism. Spencer Michels reports. Continue reading