The Chinese Lives of Uli Sigg (2016)

Genres - Culture & Society, Visual Arts  |   Sub-Genres - Art History, Natural Environments  |   Release Date - Jul 28, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - Switzerland  |  
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Profiling Swiss diplomat Uli Sigg, a key player in transforming China's economic policy and an avid collector of contemporary Chinese art. This documentary examines Sigg's decision to exhibit most of his art collection at a Hong Kong museum, and explores the various facets of his life, career, and impact on international relations. Directed by Michael Schindhelm.

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art-collection, China, Maoism, Swiss [nationality]