Cao Fei (Chinese: 曹斐; born 1978) is a Chinese multimedia artist born in Guangzhou. Cao's work, which includes video, performance, and digital media, examines the daily life of Chinese citizens born after the Cultural Revolution. Some of her work is owned and displayed by The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
Her work explores China's widespread internet culture as well as the borders between dreams and reality. Cao has captured the rapid social and cultural transformation of contemporary China, highlighting the impact of foreign influences from the USA and Japan.
Tate EtcArtist Cao Fei introduces her film Whose Utopia set in a Chinese factory as it goes on display at Tate …
EssayArtist Cao Fei discusses works in the Tate collection in relation to Charles Saatchi's 1997 exhibition Sensation and Chinese Contemporary …
Art TermA technology that enables a person to interact with a computer-simulated environment, be it based on a real or an …