xu bing art | Artist Xu Bing's 'Phoenix' takes flight at the Cathedral of St John ...
MASS MoCA - Xu Bing: Phoenix Project, artist Xu Bing scavenged construction sites for 2 years to create these magnificent creatures. If you find yourself in Northwestern Mass., near Williamstown, check them out (MASS MoCA, 87 Marshall St, North Adams, MA 01247, 413.MoCA.111)
Phoenixes made from recycled materials from construction sites by Xu Bing
Artist Xu Bing spent two years collecting waste material from construction sites in Beijing and forming giant 12-ton birds. Here, "Phoenix" soars over Shanghai in 2010 before traveling to Mass MoCA.