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He An

China 1971

Sculpture, Light Art

He An
He An
Male
China
1971
September 27, 2013

He An is a Chinese artist born in 1971 in Wuhan, Hubei, China. His light sculptures are made up of characters stolen from the signs that light up his native city of Wuhan. Using these stolen ideograms, which are often damaged, the artist recreates the names of people who are dear to him.

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