ARCHIVE EVENT 27.


SERVING THE PEOPLE

02.06.2023


LOCATION: MOLT, Tempelhofer Ufer 1A, BERLIN

FORMAT:
Exhibition, performance

CURATOR:
JIANNUYH WANG



ARTISTS:
Performance director: Jiannyuh Wang
Performer: Jiannyuh Wang, Susuna Chamorro
Musician: Jiahui Wu aka Jolly


SERVING THE PEOPLE, PROPOSED BY MAO ZEDONG ON 8 SEPTEMBER 1944, EMBODIES THE FUNDAMENTAL REQUIREMENTS OF SOCIALISM, AND HAS BEEN USED AS A MOTTO AND SLOGAN OF ACTION BY ALL LEVELS OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF CHINA (CPC) AND ITS STAFF.

THE PERFORMANCE SERVING THE PEOPLE, 為人民服務  BY JIANNYUH WAS INSPIRED BY THE WHITE PAPER MOVEMENT (ALSO KNOWN AS THE MOVEMENT AGAINST THE DYNAMIC ZERO POLICY, A MASSIVE WAVE OF DEMONSTRATIONS THAT SPREAD ACROSS THE COUNTRY STARTING WITH THE WHITE PAPER ACTION AT THE NANJING MEDIA ACADEMY IN COMMEMORATION OF THE FIRE IN URUMQI ON 26TH NOVEMBER 2022) "SERVING THE PEOPLE", PROPOSED BY MAO ZEDONG ON 8 SEPTEMBER 1944, EMBODIES THE FUNDAMENTAL REQUIREMENTS OF SOCIALISM, AND HAS BEEN USED AS A MOTTO AND SLOGAN OF ACTION BY ALL LEVELS OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF CHINA (CPC). 

THIS PERFORMANCE COMBINES CALLIGRAPHY WITH DANCE. IN THE FORM OF AN OPEN DIALOGUE, THE AUDIENCE IS INVITED TO DISCUSS THE EXPERIENCE OF COVID PANDEMIC AND SOCIAL POLICY.









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