TarraWarra International 2017: “All that is solid…” explores the past, memory and personal and collective histories


The third exhibition in the TarraWarra International series presents artists grappling with questions of history in the 21st century.

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“Empirical Atlas”: the “post-post-colonial experience” of the 21st century at Pearl Lam Galleries, Singapore


The latest show at Pearl Lam Galleries, Singapore, takes a look at the identities, beliefs and society in our 21st century. Art Radar examines the exhibition, featuring artists Hew Locke, Dharma Bum, and Thukral and Tagra, among others. Running until … Continue reading

A Revamped Fair Edition: Insights from Contemporary Istanbul 2017 – round-up


With 73 galleries from over 25 cities with 1500 artworks on show, Contemporary Istanbul reports strong sales and visitorship presence over one week.

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3 art events in Istanbul not to miss in September 2017


As the 15th Istanbul Biennial opens this autumn, the city comes alive with collateral art events. The 15th Istanbul Biennial launched on 16 September 2017. Art Radar highlights three not-to-miss events taking place across the city during the biennial’s opening … Continue reading

A retrospective resurfaces the work of Turkish modernist artist Fahrelnissa Zeid at Tate Modern, London


Fehrenissa Zeid’s large survey show of her work continues Tate Modern’s series of retrospectives for artists from outside the transatlantic canon.

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“HARBOR”: Turkey’s modern and contemporary art at Istanbul Modern


“Harbor” explores how port areas are reflected in the visual arts as geographical locations as well as sites of social and economic interaction.

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Digital Public Art Installation “Voyages” at H Queen’s (HQ) Building Marks New Developments in Hong Kong’s Art Scene


Large-scale digital art installation “Voyages” on the façade of H Queen’s building gave passers-by a taste of Hong Kong’s new cultural hub.

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Four artists win the 2017 Sharjah Biennial Prize


Hailing from Africa, Europe and the Middle East, the Sharjah Biennial Prize 2017 winning artists explore the ever-changing reality of contemporary life.

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