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FROM WHICH HE COULD CONSTRUCT A which he could construct a This book describes Xu's research showing notebook pages and bulletin boards full of out images; offers commentary by he artist and discussions of reading alphabets and languages; documents with ext and photographs exhibitions installations connected o he work including a Book from he Ground pop up concept store; provides a list of works; describes Xu's lab; and Xu's pictographic narrative into Englis. 1 X8b. From he Using garbled *and nonsensical faux chinese characters his installation expressed *nonsensical faux Chinese characters his installation expressed doubts about written and provoked uestions about The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure: Why Pure Capitalism Is the World Economy's Only Hope the Chinese language Thirty years later with Book fromhe Ground he artist expresses his hope for a single universally understood language Inspired by airport signs hat communicate instantaneously hrough images directing a emporary
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7028. The creation of Xu *BING'S BOOK FROM THE GROUND DOCUMENTED *Book from Don't Blame the Shorts: Why Short Sellers Are Always Blamed for Market Crashes and How History Is Repeating Itself the Ground documented described inext images and photographs Although Good Karma the pictogram only narrative in Xu Bing's Book fromhe Ground can be read by anyone here is much o he story of Xu Bing's wordless book han can be gleaned from icons alone This companion volume Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity to Book fromhe Ground chronicles he entire project mapping he history of Xu Bing's novel creation from inspiration Something Worth Landing For to exhibitiono publicationIn he 1980s Xu Bing created Book.