collection

Map of the City

  • 2012
  • Qiu Zhijie
  • print on paper
  • 80 x 119,7 cm
    93,5 x 133,3 x 3 cm (incl. lijst)
    variabele afmeting digitale wand print / digital wall print dimensions variable
  • Location VAM, B2, 01, 00
  • Acquired in 2012
  • Inventory number 3065

The Van Abbemuseum Collection consists of over 2800 artworks. We publish texts and images on an ongoing basis, but this record is currently in the process of being documented.

If you need specific information on this work or artist, remember that the Van Abbemuseum Library is at your disposal, or feel free to write to the library.

Description

Qiu Zhijie draws ‘maps’ based on concepts such as city and park. To Zhijie, mapping something amounts to a process of obtaining awareness. His map is a model for uniting personal and historical ideas. It can encourage new thoughts and insights.

With 'Map of the City', he wishes to look at the concept of a city. He focuses on the energy that the city emanates uniting aspects of different cities.

Does this page contain inaccurate information or language that you feel we should improve or change? We would like to hear from you.


Context

This content is being blocked for you because it contains tracking cookies. Would you like to view this content? By clicking here, you will automatically allow the use of tracking cookies.
This content is being blocked for you because it contains tracking cookies. Would you like to view this content? By clicking here, you will automatically allow the use of tracking cookies.
This content is being blocked for you because it contains external cookies. Would you like to view this content? By clicking here, you will automatically allow the use of external cookies.