DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2013.03.003
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Adriana Iezzi

Abstract: Since the mid-1980s Chinese calligraphy art has undergone a radical change and has opened itself to experimentation.A vivid debate on CCC (Contemporary Chinese Calligraphy) (Zhongguo xiandai shufa) is involving art critics in China nowadays. WANG Dongling and the modernists think that, despite many changes and influences, we can still refer to the traditional calligraphic lexicon to describe the calligraphic production of contemporary Chinese art. They still remain deeply rooted in the signified system of Chi…

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