Liu Xiaodong Uummannaq


26 Feb 2022 to 30 Jul 2022


Faurschou New York

148 Green Street Greenpoint, Brooklyn New York, NY 11222 USA

Liu Xiaodong's exhibition Uummannaq is the first full exhibition of the artist’s Greenland paintings, and follows a smaller presentation of the series at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk Denmark, in 2019.

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"When I am face to face with my object, I paint it much better. Secondly, when you sit in front of someone you paint, anything foreign disappears."

Liu Xiaodong interview: An Orphanage at the End of the World

Gert is Gone, 2018
Oil on Canvas
300 x 400 cm

"Greenland is the end of our world. At the end of the world there is an orphanage. It almost sounds like a poem. An orphanage at the end of the world. That made me long to go there."

Liu Xiaodong Interview: An Orphanage at the End of the World