11 national pavilions and exhibitions to see at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017


Art Radar gives you a selection of must-see national presentations at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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New Zealand’s Walters Prize 2016 winner Shannon Te Ao – artist profile


Art Radar profiles contemporary New Zealand-based artist Shannon Te Ao, who was chosen as the winner of the Walters Prize 2016 for his single-channel video work Two shoots that stretch far out (2013–14).

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“Oceanic feeling”: Sriwhana Spong and Maria Taniguchi at ICA Singapore


The Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore presents a major survey exhibition of New Zealand artist Sriwhana Spong and Filipino Maria Taniguchi.

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3 contemporary Pacific art exhibitions on show at the National Gallery of Victoria


Combining to produce an in depth exploration of Pacific art and culture, the National Gallery of Victoria, New Zealand is exhibiting three simultaneous exhibitions by Samoan-born Greg Semu, Maori/New Zealand artist Lisa Reihana and long-term collaborators Maori/New Zealand artist Robin White and Tongan artist Ruha Fifita.

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New Zealand’s National Art Award appoints Misal Adnan Yildiz as judge


Turkish artist and curator Misal Adnan Yildiz to select winners for the 2016 National Contemporary Art Award of New Zealand.

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Jess Johnson’s altered reality: “Wurm Haus” at the National Gallery of Victoria


Review of “Wurm Haus”, the latest offering from artist Jess Johnson, on view at the National Gallery of Victoria until 28 February 2016, in which the artist disrupts static realities with multidimensional, symbol-laden drawings and geometric patterns.

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Of Time, Places and People: “Time of Others” at the Singapore Art Museum


An exhibition exploring boundaries, differences and ‘otherness’ in a survey of contemporary art from the Asia-Pacific region. “Time of Others” tours four major Asian museums with its third stop being the Singapore Art Museum featuring over 25 artworks by 17 … Continue reading

Higashikawa International Photo Festival announces winners


Higashikawa, known as the “town of photography”, announces the winners of the 31st edition of its awards.

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