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A joyful mood at contemporary art exhibition in Guangzhou


Sacred Heart, a piece of US artist Jeff Koons’ Celebration series, is unveiled and installed in open air for display in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. [Photo provided to China Daily]

US artist Jeff Koons says that childhood is where people accept and appreciate things as they are. His Celebration series of sculptures brings to the viewers the pure pleasure and playfulness as that of childhood.

Sacred Heart, a piece of Koons’ Celebration series, was recently unveiled in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, and is installed for a longtime display in open air.

The unveiling also opened a contemporary art exhibition that gathers the works of 24 artists from home and abroad, being held at the One Song Center of Guangzhou One Pengrui until May 12.

Visitors to the show, Guangzhou One Pengrui International Contemporary Art Exhibition, will have a savor of the works of international artists such as Damien Hirst of Britain and George Condo of the United States, as well as of Chinese artists including Xu Zhen and Chen Huanzhi.