China artist comes out… as French

French artist Alexandre Ouairy poses in front of his paintings during preparations for an exhibition at the Red Gate Gallery in BeijingFor someone who cites his “oriental identity” as a source of inspiration, China-based artist Tao Hongjing is remarkably white. According to the biography distributed at his exhibitions, Tao is a stereotypically Chinese man. Except that China was not his country.

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