“Rehearsals from the Korean Avant-Garde Performance Archive”: exhibition curator Je Yun Moon – in conversation


Art Radar interviews curator Je Yun Moon from the London-based Korean Cultural Centre UK about the exhibition “Rehearsals from the Korean Avant-Garde Performance Archive”.

Continue reading

“Celebrating Murni”: life, legacy and memory of Indonesia’s IGAK Murniasih – artist profile


Art Radar speaks to the artists and curators involved in the exhibition “Celebrating Murni” and profiles the artist IGAK Murniasih, an influential figure in the Indonesian art scene.

Continue reading

The Umbrella Archives: Hong Kong artist collective fights to preserve protest art


Wen Yau, leading member of the Umbrella Movement Visual Archives & Research Collective, talks about the collective’s preservation and archiving efforts of the artefacts created during Occupy Central Hong Kong.

Continue reading

Russia’s first public library for contemporary art to open in December 2014


Nonprofit art institution Garage Museum of Contemporary Art to open the largest specialised public collection of books on Russian art of the 20th and the 21st centuries.

Continue reading

Following the footsteps of Hans van Dijk: Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 – Salon Talk summary


As part of the Salon series at Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 (15 to 18 May), four leading art professionals discussed the life of curator and scholar Hans van Dijk, sharing found archival evidence and their personal life experiences with the man himself.

Continue reading

The future of art history in Hong Kong: Asia Art Archive’s Pilot Project


Asia Art Archive (AAA) and the Hong Kong Museum of Art (HKMA) team up to launch the “Hong Kong Art History Research – Pilot Project”, which aims to improve access to art resources.

Continue reading

Debating street art: ISAD forums in Indonesia


ISAD is not only archiving street art, but also creating an ongoing discussion of the art form and urban culture in Indonesia, with organised talks by guest speakers. Art Radar spotlights ISAD’s first four forums.

Continue reading

Preserving Indonesian street art: ISAD director Andi Rharharha interview


The Indonesia Street Art Database (ISAD) is an online portal that is setting out to archive street art in Indonesia. Art Radar sits down with director, Andi Rharharha, to find out more.

Continue reading