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The Chinese Lives of Uli Sigg
Discover the fascinating life of one of the leading collectors of contemporary Chinese art, Swiss businessman and diplomat Uli Sigg. The film explores the West's embrace of Chinese contemporary art, through the eyes of Sigg and the artists he championed. Ai Weiwei, Cao Fei, Feng Mengbo, and Wang Guangyi are interviewed along with curators, diplomats, architects and others. Followed by a conversation with Uli Sigg, Asia Society Museum Director Boon Hui Tan, Orville Schell, Center on U.S.-China Relations and a featured artist. Film Courtesy Icarus Films.