Preview: Mamut Art Project 2017, Istanbul


Mamut Art Project’s 5th edition gathers emerging art practices in Turkey. Mamut Art Project returns to Istanbul for its 5th edition from 26 to 30 April 2017. Art Radar picks a few highlights. Mamut Art Project provides an important platform for up-and-coming creative … Continue reading

“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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Rockbund Art Museum announces HUGO BOSS ASIA award 2017


Hugo Boss Asia announces their 12 nominators and six jury members for the 2017 award.

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South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape wins Future Generation Art Prize 2017 – interview


Dineo Seshee Bopape talks assemblages of materials, histories and feelings. Art Radar talks to South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape about her work and winning the Future Generation Art Prize 2017. Dineo Seshee Bopape (b. 1981) has been regarded as one of … Continue reading

Filipino artist Pio Abad explores political “Counternarratives” at Silverlens Gallery


Artist Pio Abad brings up the archive of resistance to the Marcos dictatorship in the Phillipines following the recent burial of the dictator.

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Preview: first time national pavilions at the 57th Venice Biennale


Antigua and Barbuda, Kiribati and Nigeria launch inaugural national pavilions at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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Transformative traditions: Dana Langlois and Reaksmey Yean of Cambodia’s JavaArts – in conversation


Java Café and Gallery founder Dana Langlois and Curator for Creative Programmes Reaksmey Yean speaks with Art Radar about their inception nearly two decades on and its ever-evolving future projects.

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Art Central Hong Kong 2017: A stage for emerging artists and dynamic performances – round-up


Art Radar rounds up Art Central 2017, which boasts a roster of 75 percent of its participating galleries hailing from the Asia-Pacific region.

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