Seoul’s Mediacity 2014 presents 12 new works and a pan-Asian vision


The SeMA Biennale’s Mediacity Seoul, which is one of the few biennales in Asia that focus on new media art, will feature 12 new works for the first time since its inception in 2000.

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Philippines to attend Venice Biennale 2015 after 50 year hiatus


The Philippines is about to return to Venice Biennale after an unbroken 50 year absence. However, the announcement has led to speculation on whether the nation’s art infrastructure is ready for such a step.

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Johnson Chang on Chinese art past, present and future – interview


Looking back on 30 years in Hong Kong art, Hanart TZ’s Johnson Chang discusses the changes over the decades and his plans for the future.

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Marrakech Biennale 2014 faces anti-Israel backlash


The 5th Marrakech Biennale, titled “Where Are We Now?” (26 February – 31 March 2014), is facing threats of protests by “anti-normalisation” groups, in a backlash against the inclusion of Keren Cytter, an Israeli artist.

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Contemporary art in… Singapore: Art Radar guide


Art Radar’s tips for your next visit to one of Asia’s top art hubs, Singapore.

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Okwui Enwezor named first African-born director of the Venice Biennale


Nigerian-born American Okwui Enwezor is appointed curator of the International Art Exhibition of the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015, making him the first African-born curator to hold the position.

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