Chinese Maximalism: the multimedia work of Wang Jian at PIFO Gallery in Beijing – artist profile


Wang Jian’s work, considered part of Chinese Maximalism, encompasses photography, works on paper and large-scale oil paintings.

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Opera and politics: William Kentridge and the art of allegory


Art Radar profiles the veteran South African artist William Kentridge, in light of his largest retrospective to date at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) in Beijing until 30 August 2015.

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Chinese artist Nie Zhengjie’s urban farmers at CFCCA Manchester – in pictures


Nie Zhengjie explores labour migration from rural to urban areas in China in his first UK exhibition in Manchester.

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Filipino artist Ronald Ventura’s “Watchmen”: Local deity transformed – exhibition profile


Robert Ventura’s “Watching the Watchmen”, ran at the Vargas Museum, University of the Philippines, from 3 November to 14 December 2013.

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Indian artist Nikhil Chopra’s performance work premieres in Australia


In September 2012, Carriageworks commissioned Indian artist Nikhil Chopra to develop a site-specific work in response to the space’s industrial history and architecture.

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Chinese artists Wang Qiang and Zhu Zi at White Space Beijing – picture feast


Work by two Chinese artists, Wang Qiang and his younger countryman Zhu Zi, are  showing at White Space Beijing until 15 January 2012.

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