“Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia” at the Arts Centre Melbourne


Art Radar takes a closer look at some of the participating performance artists and their practice in “Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia”.

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“ESCAPE from the SEA”: Japanese and Southeast Asian artists in Kuala Lumpur – in pictures


Japanese and Southeast Asian artists explore issues of identity, belongingness and history through the politics of borders in the region and beyond, in “ESCAPE from the SEA” by The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur.

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Preview: Singapore Contemporary 2017 art fair highlights


Held in conjunction with Singapore Art Week, the second edition of the Singapore Contemporary art fair will bring together over 90 exhibitors from 20 countries.

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“Towards Mysterious Realities” at TKG+, Taipei – in pictures


“Towards Mysterious Realities” features the work of 13 artists that reflect on Asia’s relationship to the world.

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Mapping the Multidisciplinary: the inaugural Gallery Weekend Kuala Lumpur – round-up


The inaugural Gallery Weekend Kuala Lumpur provided audiences with a unique insight into the Malaysian art scene, with a rich programme of exhibitions, events and talks around town.

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“BODY/PLAY/POLITICS”: Asian and African artists at Yokohama Museum of Art


“BODY/PLAY/POLITICS” presents the work of six artists from Asia and Africa, including Yinka Shonibare MBE, Malaysian Yee I-Lann, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, UuDam Tran Nguyen, Ishikawa Ryuichi and Tamura Yuichiro.

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The enduring nature of stone: Malaysian-Australian sculptor Hew Chee Fong


Hew Chee Fong’s latest exhibition “Don’t Dive Shallow in Seep Water” is a culmination of more than three decades of sculptural practice.

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Legends, ghosts and feminism: Malaysian artist Yee I-Lann at Tyler Rollins Fine Art – in pictures


In her latest exhibition, the Malay artist explores legendary tales and notions of female power.

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