Liu Xiaodong, "Out of Beichuan", 2010. Oil on canvas, 118 x 157 1/2 in. This painting is comprised of a group of females congregated around a dilapidated bicycle, against the harsh background of collapsed buildings and uneven mountains. The scene depicts the aftermath of an earthquake in 2008 in Beichaun, China. Why is it important to document these memories? How do memories affect our lives today?