Wang Luyan Collection

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Whittier College - Wardman Library
7031 Founders Hill Road
Whittier, California 90602
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https://www.whittier.edu/library/library-forms/special
2020


Descriptive Summary

Title: Wang Luyan Collection
Dates: May 5 2019
Collection Number: WCA 2019.5.1
Creator/Collector: Marks, Robert Wang, Luyan Wang, Xinsheng
Extent: Collection consists of photo albums, photos, administrative records, correspondence, flyers, programs, monograph, USB, pin (button), and an original contemporary art piece (56 in x 39 in).
Repository: Whittier College - Wardman Library
Whittier, California 90602
Abstract: Wang Luyan, a Chinese contemporary artist creates oversized sketches, drawings, murals, paintings, sculptures and installations in Bejing, China. The art installment at Whittier College was donated by Wang Luyan in honor of his brother, Wang Xinsheng who attended Whittier College in the study abroad program. The artwork consists of ten identical, human-like sculptures, each measuring over six and a half feet tall, which seems to be walking in both directions simultaneously. The collection was compiled by Whittier College Professor Robert Marks (b. 1950)
Language of Material: English

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Wang Luyan Collection . Whittier College - Wardman Library

Scope and Content of Collection

The Wang Luyan Collection is part of an art installment at Whittier College, The Walkers by the artist, Wang Luyan. Collection consists of photo albums, photos, administrative records, correspondence, flyers, programs, monograph, USB, pin (button), and an original contemporary art piece (56 in x 39 in).