Location: Cadiz, Granada and Seville, Spain
Status: Ephemeral exhibition.
Year: 2009 (Cádiz), 2010 (Granada), 2012 (Seville)
First Prize (competition)
Visual Creation Award Regional TV
Nerva Film Festival
Developer: Confucius Institute of Granada
Chamber of Architects of Cádiz
University of Seville
Collaborators: Paco L. Campano
The exhibition, lecture series and research program, developed and curated by baum for the Confucius Institute and The Chamber of Architects of Cádiz, focused on contemporary China’s urban change. After 2 years of research, the exhibition presented a 50-meters long continuous layout with self-produced graphic material and also documents provided by numerous main institutions, such like the British Museum or the National Urban Planning Bureau of China. The content was presented in 5 different lines of approach, 5 visions of the urban conflict to show the most important features of contemporary Chinese cities: city-nature, city-culture, city-revolution, city-spectacle and city-contrast.