Understand, Utilise, Uplift: 3 Southeast Asian Artists presented by Silverlens x ROH Projects, Jakarta


Art Radar profiles three internationally-recognised Southeast Asian artists presented in an exhibition curated by Filipino artist Gary-Ross Pastrana and presented jointly by Silverlens Gallery and ROH Projects in Jakarta.

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African women first: “Lucy’s Iris” at Musée Départmental d’Art Contemporain, Rochechouart


“Lucy’s Iris” considers Lucy’s view of her prodigal daughters who are shaping the landscape of contemporary art practice on the African continent.

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Mr.’s otaku culture and Neo-Pop on view at New York’s Lehmann Maupin


Japanese visual artist Mr. presents “Sunset in My Heart” until 12 August at Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, merging a happy-go-lucky Neo-Pop aesthetic with an intimate reflection on today’s oppressive occurrences.

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“But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise”: Guggenheim UBS Map Middle East and North Africa


Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative opens its third phase with its extensive exhibition “But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise”, presenting artists from the Middle East and North Africa.

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“Asian Art Show 2016”: NON Berlin as a hub for contemporary Asian art in Europe – interview


Art Radar interviews Ido Shin and Nayeon Kim from NON Berlin to learn more about their marathon-like series “Asian Art Show 2016”.

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Broad Art Museum celebrates Bangladeshi artists Tayeba Begum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman with joint exhibition


Acclaimed Bangladeshi artists Tayeba Begum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman confront gender specific violence and the offshoots of socio-political conflict in their first joint exhibition at the Broad Art Museum.

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Examining ‘race’ in Asia’s migrant domestic workers population: “Afterwork” at Para Site, Hong Kong


Hong Kong’s leading non-profit Para Site launched a new exhibition exploring race as it relates to the lives of migrant domestic workers in Hong Kong and abroad.

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Preview: Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 – 9 booth highlights


The fourth edition of Art Basel Hong Kong will unveil a greater depth and range of art from Asia.

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