7028. The creation of XU BING'S BOOK FROM THE GROUND DOCUMENTED AND DESCRIBED Bing's Book from the Ground documented and described text images and photographs Although the pictogram only narrative in Xu Bing's Book from the Ground can be read by anyone there is much to the story of Xu Bing's wordless book than can be leaned from icons alone This companion volume to Book from the Ground
Chronicles The Entire Project the entire project the history of Xu Bing's novel creation from inspiration to exhibition to publicationIn the 1980s Xu Bing created Book.
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from which he could construct a story This book describes Xu's research showing notebook pages and bulletin boards of clippedwhich he could a story This book describes Xu's research showing notebook pages and bulletin boards full of clipped images; offers commentary by the artist and discussions of reading alphabets and languages; documents with text and photographs exhibitions and installations connected to the work including a Book from the Ground pop up concept store; provides a list of describes Xu's icon and translates Xu's pictographic narrative into Englis. ,
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Later With Book Fromwith Book from Ground the artist expresses his hope for a single universally understood language Inspired by airport signs that communicate instantaneously through images directing a temporary community of modern nomads where to Eat Shop Sit And Find shop sit and find bathroom Xu began to collect images. ,