Cai Guo-Qiang – The artist who PAINTS with gunpowder

Cai Guo-Qiang, The Chinese artist, is known for highly-publicized public spectacles that fill the sky with shimmering fireworks or colorful smoke.

His incredible work of gunpowder art is renowned all around the world and people throng to watch the spectacle.

Below are some of his works:

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His latest work “Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang“, which received its European premier at the London Film Festival, showcases Cai’s exquisite gunpowder art, which he says explores Eastern philosophy and contemporary social issues. It opened on Netflix on October 14.

Watch a trailer from Netflix.

 

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